Vegemite being used to make homemade alcohol in dry communities: reports

Vegemite could be ending up in more than sandwiches, following reports of the yeast extract being used to make homemade alcohol in dry communities across Queensland and the Northern Territory.

The problem has been described as prolific in some areas in the Northern Territory, with reported instances of people buying up to twenty jars of Australia’s favourite spread at a time, for the brewing of homemade alcohol.

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