Yeasty (adjective)

  1. Having the characteristic smell or taste of yeast.
  2. Having the characteristic texture of dough that has risen with yeast.


The word yeasty is derived from the word yeast which is a form of the middle english word giest.


  1. The bread had a yeasty aroma and a chewy texture.
  2. The beer had a yeasty taste and a thick head.
  3. The dough was yeasty and it needed more time to rise.
  4. The wine had a yeasty smell and a bubbly texture.
  5. The batter was yeasty and it was perfect for making pancakes.
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