Red Star® Nutritional Yeast will be present at Natural Product Expo West

COVID impacted consumers habits on healthy products. American consumers tend to be healthier. The major lever to reach this goal is to consume healthy food.  

Enlightened consumer community is growing yeas after years. This community want to change their habits to be healthier. They consider healthy eating as a top priority, and they change the way they eat. Nutritional yeast is completely in line with this interest. 

A golden nutritional nugget

Red Star® nutritional yeast is a complete ingredient full of nutrients. Indeed, this nutritional yeast offers non-animal protein, fiber, mineral. In addition, Red Star® nutritional yeast is packed with 6 B-vitamins:  

  • Vitamin B1 
  • Vitamin B2 
  • Vitamin B3 
  • Vitamin B6 
  • Vitamin B9 
  • Vitamin B12 

All these B vitamins are important for the proper functioning of the human body. On of the most important is vitamin B12. This B vitamin is found in animal product and nutritional yeast. Our nutritional yeast offers an alternative source of vitamin B12 for vegans and vegetarians. Another population lacking vitamin B12 is elderly people. But everyone needs a reliable source of vitamin B12. 

Furthermore, the nutritional profile of nutritional yeast is low in fat, low in sugar and low in salt. All these features make nutritional yeast as a golden nutritional nugget. 

Join us during Natural Product Expo West® to discover more. 

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Discover The Golden Nugget, Red Star® Nutritional Yeast

Healthy food is on the rise. Red Star® nutritional yeast is a solution to support this trend. This golden nutritional nugget is full of nutrients, such as non-animal protein, mineral and B vitamins.

Red Star® nutritional yeast is B vitamin fortified yeast. This nutritional yeast is packed with 6 B-vitamins. Besides offering B-vitamins, Red Star® nutritional yeast is full of different nutrients. These nutrients are so important for some customers including vegan and vegetarian.  

Indeed, to meet vegan and vegetarian needs, this nutritional yeast offers non-animal protein. For this population, non-animal proteins are important as most of protein are found in animal products.  

In addition, this golden yeast also contains minerals such as zinc, potassium… 

A nutritional yeast to support wellness

This excellent nutritional profile of Red Star® nutritional yeast is excellent for wellness thanks to different nutrients, especially B-vitamins. These features make Red Star® nutritional yeast perfect for people looking for healthy food. 

Red Star® nutritional yeast is rich in: 

  • Vitamin B1 
  • Vitamin B2 
  • Vitamin B3 
  • Vitamin B6 
  • Vitamin B9 
  • Vitamin B12 

These B-vitamins are essential for many human functions such as: 

  • Psychological functions including brain 
  • Energy metabolism, energy production 
  • Immune health 

In these B-vitamin, one is more than key: vitamin B12. 

Vitamin B12 is involved in immunity and the reduction of fatigue and tiredness. 

Vitamin B12 is mainly found in meat, dairy products, and eggs. Due to their diet, vegans and vegetarians may be supplemented in vitamin B12. Red Star® nutritional yeast can help them to overpass these limits. 

Some other factors related to adult aging can also lead to vitamin B12 deficiency such as: 

  • Difficulty chewing or swallowing 
  • Restricted motility 
  • Lack of appetite 
  • Economic & social factors 

Red Star® is an alternative for elderly to be supplemented in vitamin B12. This nutritional yeast contributes to the healthy aging of elderly. 

Thanks to all these benefits, Red Star® Nutritional yeast is the perfect ally of the daily life for elderly, vegan, vegetarian but also for people that want to eat healthy. 

Red Star®- A switch to conscious food 

Healthy food becomes a top priority for consumers. COVID accentuated this situation. During this time US consumers experimenting with conscious food habit. This trend continues to thrive. 

Consumers are sometimes confused about what food is conscious. Conscious eating also includes healthy foods and sustainable ingredients. Commitment in health, including healthy food, is getting stronger. 

70% of consumers want to be healthier. They view nutritious food as the primary means to achieve this objective. Most of consumers considered healthy eating as reducing consumption of processed foods and sugar, as well as fat, salt, and, for some, red meat. This kind of consumers is also called enlightened eaters. 

Consumers from 18 to 24 years old are more sensitive to allergy and intolerance. These consumers are looking for reduced ingredients list without gluten, dairy, or any kind of allergen. 

In addition to shorter ingredient list, consumers are looking for fresh food and food without any artificial ingredient. 

A turn to sustainability

Healthy food is mainly associated to sustainability. The switch to healthy food goes hand to hand with more sustainable food. Enlightened eaters are highly sensitive to sustainability. They want to limit their impacts on climate change. It induces change in their daily life including food consumption. They are looking for non-animal products, products made from fermentation. 

Among the enlightened eaters the part of flexitarian and vegan is growing with years. Reducing the consumption of meat and animal product may lead to gap in diet. A prevalent deficiency in vegetarian/vegan diets often revolves around protein intake. Another common one is link to vitamin B12 deficiency. 

A nutritional yeast to support them all

Red Star® nutritional yeast is a nutritional nugget in line with consumers requirements. This nutritional nugget is considering as healthy food. It offers an excellent nutritional profile full of non-animal protein, fibers and B vitamins including B12. This product is derived from the fermentation using by-product from the sugar industry, which makes it more than sustainable. 

Red Star – Uncover The Numerous Advantages Offered by Red Star® Nutritional Yeast

Red Star® nutritional yeast is a golden nutritional nugget full of nutrients. This nutritional yeast offers non-animal protein, fiber, mineral, and tons of B vitamins including vitamin B12. 

Discover in this video all the benefits of Red Star® nutritional yeast. Find out more on how to use it to bring your meal to the next level of nutrition. 

Red Star® nutritional yeast is easy to use when sprinkled on your favorite meal. It brings B vitamins and especially B12. Vitamin B12 is key for vegan and vegetarian. Indeed, B12 is found on animal products. Red Star® nutritional yeast is an excellent source of B12. 

How to prepare Pesto Gnocchi with Red Star® Nutritional Yeast

How to prepare Pesto Gnocchi with Red Star® Nutritional Yeast

Gnocchi are historical and tasty meals from Roman Empire. Nowadays, gnocchi are still eaten by tons of people all over the world. Common accompaniments of gnocchi include various sauces including pesto.

Discover how to prepare healthy gnocchi with kale walnut pesto with Red Star® nutritional yeast. Adding Red Star® nutritional yeast in the recipe make it healthier and tastier. 

Red Star® nutritional yeast brings tons of nutrients including non-animal protein, fibers, minerals, and a lot of B vitamins. 

In this video, Chef Matt Burton explains how to prepare gnocchi with kale walnut pesto. Chef explains why adding Red Star® nutritional yeast int the recipe is important both for the taste and for your health. 

Discover more recipes on Red Star® nutritional yeast website.