ari at perspective.com
Tue Dec 20 15:18:03 EST 1994
Ari Kornfeld (ari at perspective.com) wrote:
: I've gotten as far as figuring out that Saccharomyces cerevisiae is
: one of or all of: baker's yeast, brewers yeast, nutritional yeast.
Thanks for your replies:
The concensus seems to be that S. cerevisiae is baker's &
nutritional yeast (since nut. yeast is just a processed form of
baker's yeast) and that brewer's yeast may either be S. carlsbergensis
or S. cerevisiae.
One person even pointed out that spanish for beer is cervesa - named
after the little bugger, no doubt.
So does that sound right? Any dissenting opinions?
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