Australia’s government says Vegemite sales should be limited in some communities to prevent the yeast-based spread being used to make home-made alcohol.
Well, yes, yeast based, but the yeast is dead isn’t it?
It’s boiled till it is dead and then salt is added. There’s no live yeast left there, is there?
And it’s not as if there’s ever a shortage of yeast about, is there? You’ve usually got some just on the bloom of any fruit you’ve got lying around….