Yeast Substitute

READY IN: 1min
Recipe by GinnyP

Good information from an allergy publication called "Sully's Living Without" the Spring 2002 issue.

Top Review by ExoticMJ

Thanks a lot! I really don't like using yeast at home. And now that I am sunre i can substitute these i feel relieve as i can bake just what I like! Thanks! but hey, do these work for bread as well?

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 tablespoon baking soda
  • 12 teaspoon unbuffered vitamin C powder (ascorbic acid) or 1 tablespoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon freshly squeezed lemon juice (kept separate until needed)


  1. Use one of the above combinations in place of one tablespoon yeast.

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