Where to find yogurt starter in the Grocery store

You’d agree with us that’s there no yogurt that hits home like the one made at home. So if you’re planning on making one, then a yogurt starter is essential.

Yogurt starter in a wooden bowl

Looking for the best stores that sell it? Lucky for you, we know where you can find yogurt starters in the grocery store and other stores that sell them.

As a bonus, here are some of the best probiotic yogurt starter cultures to make your yogurt with. And without further ado:

You can find yogurt starter in the dairy section of the grocery store. It’s mostly kept in a refrigerator, so that’s the first place you should check.

The next aisle to explore is the food section. If you don’t find it there, you can ask for help from an employee, who will be glad to point you in the right direction.

Which Grocery stores sell yogurt starters?

Below are some stores you can find yogurt starter in. Also, most of these stores offer online delivery options, which will make it easier for you to order from the comfort of your bed.


This should be the first place to check because Amazon has a pretty rad collection of grocery items in its inventory. It has hundreds of yogurt starter brands like the Bulgarian Starter Culture for Traditional Yogurt and the Organic Plant Based Greek Yogurt Kefir Starter.

Whole foods market

At Whole Foods, be sure to check inside the refrigerators or the dairy section to find yogurt starters. 

Your local health food store

One of the likeliest, but often overlooked, places to find yogurt starters is in the local health food store close to you. If you have one within your area, you can make a trip there to find your yogurt starter. 


Walmart has many brands of yogurt starter you can choose from. Some of the brands include the Vegan Yogurt Starter and this Yogourmet Freeze Dried Yogurt Starter And Creme Bulgare Starter. Walmart also has an online delivery option.


Kroger offers very limited brands of yogurt starters. In fact, at the time of writing, they had the cultures for healthy real yogurt starters available for online delivery. But we doubt you can still find them online now. However, you might find more in the physical store. 


Wegmans has an online delivery option, so you can order the yogurt starter from your smartphone. 


Target offer varieties of yogurt starter brands. You also have the option of ordering it online. 

King Scoopers

King scoopers also provides many yogurt starter brands. Additionally, they provide online delivery.


If you’ve read this far, you should know where to find yogurt starter in a grocery store by now. If you still can’t, here’s a recap of all the locations you should check. 

Yogurt starter product

Your first stop is the dairy section where you are to check inside the refrigerators. Then the next location is the food section.

If you can’t find it in any of these locations, be sure to ask an employee. And if you ever need to find other grocery items, we know where you can find them all.

You can check out our other trusty grocery guides to begin your search: