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Doves Farm Quick Yeast 125g

4 out of 5 (31)

22 out of 31 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life over 3 weeks *

Suitable for vegetarians


Price per 100g: 92p


Product Description

Doves farm est. 1978.
Just add to flour.
For bread machines & baking.
At Doves Farm we make biscuits, cookies and a large range of bread, cake and speciality flours.
Vegetarian Society APPROVED.

Product Information



Doves Farm


Roll down top of pack to exclude air and reseal with tab. Store in a cool dry place and use as quickly as possible or within 2 months of opening.

Prepare & Use

Quick White Bread
500g Strong White Bread Flour;
1 tsp Salt;
1 tsp Sugar;
1 tsp Quick Yeast;
300ml Luke Warm Water;
1 tbsp Vegetable Oil.

1. Combine the flour, salt, sugar add quick yeast.
2. Mix in water bring together into a rough dough.
3. Add the oil and knead well.
4. Dust your work surface with flour, place the dough on top and knead vigorously for a few minutes.
5. Cut, shape & place the dough in oiled tins or on a baking sheet.
6. Cover & leave to rise in a warm place for 25 minutes.
7. Bake in a preheated oven for 25/45 minutes depending on size.

Country of Origin



Doves Farm Foods,
Salisbury Road,
RG17 0RF

Package Type

Re-Closable Packaging


Allergen Information

Free From Nut, Free From Gluten, Free From Wheat, Free From Lactose, Free From Soya, Free From Milk, Contains Yeast


Yeast, Emulsifier (Sorbitan Monostearate).

Dietary Information

Suitable for Vegetarians
Free From Gluten
Free From Wheat
Free From Milk
Free From Nuts
Free From Soya\Soybeans


Customer Reviews

4 out of 5

31 customers reviewed this product Average rating 4

22 out of 31 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

does what it says

I've been using this yeast in my various bread machines for years & it's never let me down. If I've been unable to buy it & had to purchase others, I've invariably been unhappy with the results. Doves is a winner for me.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

Poor results

Maybe there was a bad batch of this yeast as I have also had problems with it. I've always used Allinsons in the past and will go back to this brand. Maybe it would work better if I added their vitamin C but at over £4.00 I'd rather cut my losses and bin my pack of Doves yeast.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

very good

This works so well in my bread machine that I have had to reduce the amount used with another brand by half a teaspoon.

Rating: 5 star out of 5


I don't have any of the problems mentioned in recent reviews - it always works for me and works well. I really like it because I can just seal the packet after use, and there's none of the loss that happens with the silly little sachets you get in most cases.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

2 of 2 found this review helpful.

Used to be good

Like other reviewers, I used to love this yeast and it gave great results with my breadmaker. But in the last few months, it hasn't worked at all - flat loaves or very uneven rise. Having tried replacing the flour without success, I swapped to Allinson yeast and have had no problems at all.


Rye Bread

Rye Bread

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1 hr 15 mins



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1 hr 25 mins

Figgy Bread

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55 mins

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Doves Farm Kamut Khorasan Bread

Doves Farm Kamut Khorasan Bread

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1 hr 25 mins

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