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Admiral Maltings

Gallagher's Best - Pale Ale Malt

Gallagher's Best - Pale Ale Malt

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Introducing Admiral Maltings’ Gallagher’s Best, a standout pale ale malt that embodies the spirit of innovation and sustainability. Named after the renowned barley breeder Lynn Gallagher from UC Davis, this malt is crafted from an experimental barley variety ideally suited for the dryland farming conditions of the Sacramento Valley. Known for its extra plump kernels and moderate protein content, Gallagher’s Best offers a bright aroma of multigrain crackers and hay with a mildly sweet flavor reminiscent of toast with honey.

This malt is perfect for brewers who value both traditional craftsmanship and the advancement of agricultural practices. Each batch is kilned using a specific recipe that enhances its golden hue and rich flavor profile, making it a versatile base for various beer styles. By choosing Gallagher’s Best, you not only elevate the quality of your brews but also support sustainable farming practices that benefit local California family farms.

Explore the unique characteristics of Gallagher’s Best and bring a touch of agricultural heritage and malting excellence to your brewing endeavors.

Grain Specifications

Grain: Barley

Intended Use: Base Malt

Flavor/Aroma: Multigrain crackers, hay, mildly sweet flavor of toast and honey

Maximum Volume: 100%

Lovibond: 2.2 - 3.2

Country of Origin: United States

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