Red Star

Red Star Nutritional Yeast 150 g

$5.95
  • Red Star Nutritional Yeast 150 g

Red Star

Red Star Nutritional Yeast 150 g

$5.95

Description

Nutritional yeast is a “perfect food,” packed with nutrition, yet naturally low in fat and salt. Red Star Nutritional Yeast contains no added preservatives, flavors or colors and is naturally gluten-free.


Red Star® primary-grown nutritional yeast is an excellent source of protein, containing an average of 50% protein by weight. Its amino acid profile is complementary to that of grains and legumes such as corn, wheat and soy. In addition, Red Star Nutritional Yeast is a rich source of dietary fiber and contains a wealth of vitamins and minerals, particularly the B vitamins. And since RED STAR Nutritional Yeast tastes great, you’ll enjoy adding it to your favorite meals, drinks and snacks.

 

In addition, Red Star Nutritional Yeast contains other beneficial components, such as beta-1,3 glucan and mannan, complex carbohydrates known to improve the immune response and help maintain cholesterol levels that are already within a healthy range; trehalose, a disaccharide that helps maintain the health of brain cells; and glutathione, an antioxidant that plays an important role in cellular defense mechanisms.* Red Star Nutritional Yeast contains approximately 2.5 mg. of glutathione per gram of yeast.

 

Primary Benefits:

A “super” food, providing nutrition and enhancing flavor in your favorite meals, drinks and snacks

An excellent source of protein, containing essential and non-essential amino acids

Rich in B-complex vitamins, which are important for energy production

A natural source of additional beneficial components, such as beta-1,3 glucan and mannan, trehalose and glutathione

Naturally low in fat and salt, with no added preservatives, flavors or colors

Kosher certified (excluding Passover)

Naturally gluten-free

VSF Yeast Flakes™ are a reliable source of B-complex vitamins and cobalamin (B12).


Suggested Serving Size: 16 grams

Large Flake: Approximately 2 heaping tablespoons

Calories per Serving: 60

Fat Calories: 7

 

Nutrient               Amount

Per Serving                      % Daily Value

Total fat              0.83 g    1%

Saturated fat      0.21 g    1%

Cholesterol         0 mg      0%

Sodium            5.12 mg       0%

Potassium           320 mg 9%

Total Carbohydrate          7.2 g      2%

Dietary fiber       3.9 g      16%

Protein  8.34 g    17%

Vitamin A            0 IU       0%

Vitamin C            0 mg      0%

Calcium 11.2 mg               1%

Iron        0.77 mg               4%

Vitamin D            0 IU       0%

Vitamin E            0 IU       0%

Vitamin K            0 mcg    0%

Thiamin (B1)       9.6 mg  640%

Riboflavin (B2)   9.6 mg  565%

Niacin    56 mg    280%

Vitamin B6          9.6 mg  480%

Folic Acid             240 mcg              60%

Vitamin B12        8 mcg    133%

Biotin    20.8 mcg             7%

Pantothenic Acid              1.04 mg               10%

Phosphorus         174.4 mg             17%

Iodine    0 mcg    0%

Magnesium         20.8 mg               5%

Zinc        3.2 mg  21%

Selenium              22.4 mcg             32%

Copper  0.128 mg             6%

Manganese         0.094 mg             5%

Chromium           < 0.5 mcg            0%

Molybdenum      6.4 mcg 9%

Ingredient Statement: Dried yeast, niacin (B3), pyridoxine hydrochloride (B6), riboflavin (B2), thiamin hydrochloride (B1), folic acid, vitamin B12.