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Crystal Dark Malt

Crystal Dark Malt

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Simpsons Crystal Dark Malt, a high-quality offering from Simpsons Malt Ltd., is a specialty malt that adds rich caramel sweetness, body, and a deep amber color to your brews. Crafted with precision and expertise, this malt is designed to enhance the malt profile, providing complexity and depth to a variety of beer styles.

Produced through a specialized malting process, Simpsons Crystal Dark Malt offers a Lovibond color typically ranging from 70L to 80L, creating a warm and inviting amber hue in the beer. This visually appealing malt is well-suited for styles such as brown ales, porters, and other dark ales, where a pronounced caramel sweetness is desired.

The flavor profile of Simpsons Crystal Dark Malt is characterized by rich caramel and toffee notes, providing a full-bodied sweetness and depth to the beer. It adds complexity and mouthfeel, making it an excellent choice for styles that benefit from a well-balanced malt profile with enhanced sweetness.

As a specialty malt, Simpsons Crystal Dark Malt allows brewers to experiment with different quantities to achieve varying levels of darkness and caramel intensity in their beers. Whether used in smaller amounts for subtle undertones or as a significant contributor to the malt bill, this malt provides creative possibilities and versatility.

In the brewing process, the deep amber color and caramel sweetness from Simpsons Crystal Dark Malt are transferred to the beer, creating a satisfying and flavorful profile. Brewers can use this malt to enhance the malt character and add a rich sweetness to their brown ales, porters, and other dark ales, contributing to a well-balanced and nuanced final product.

Elevate your brewing endeavors with Simpsons Crystal Dark Malt, and let the expertise of Simpsons Malt Ltd. shine through in every sip of your meticulously crafted dark and sweet beers. Add rich caramel sweetness and a deep amber color to your brews with this exceptional specialty malt.

Grain Specifications

Grain: Barley

Intended Use: Crystal Malt

Flavor/Aroma: Burnt Caramel, Toffee, Raisins

Maximum Volume: Up to 15%

Lovibond: 94.3 - 107.5

Country of Origin: United Kingdom

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