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Simpsons Crystal Extra Dark Malt - 1 oz.

Simpsons Crystal Extra Dark Malt - 1 oz.

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Simpsons Crystal Extra Dark Malt, a premium offering from Simpsons Malt Ltd., is a specialty malt that brings intense caramel sweetness, deep color, and complexity to your brews. Crafted with precision and expertise, this malt is designed to enhance the malt profile, providing depth and character to a variety of beer styles.

Produced through a specialized malting process, Simpsons Crystal Extra Dark Malt offers a Lovibond color typically ranging from 120L to 140L, creating a rich and dark amber to reddish-brown hue in the beer. This visually striking malt is well-suited for styles such as robust porters, stouts, and other dark ales, where a pronounced caramel sweetness and color are desired.

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

As a specialty malt, Simpsons Crystal Extra 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 to reddish-brown color and intense caramel sweetness from Simpsons Crystal Extra 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 robust sweetness to their porters, stouts, and other dark ales, contributing to a well-balanced and nuanced final product.

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

Grain Specifications

Grain: Barley

Intended Use: Crystal Malt

Flavor/Aroma: Raisins, Christmas Cake

Maximum Volume: Up to 10%

Lovibond: 169.3 - 188.1

Country of Origin: United Kingdom

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