Medium Crystal

Since our first Roast House was founded in the 1920s, we have been producing some of the UK’s finest roasted malts. With a rich roasting heritage, our malt roasters are able to fine-tune the process to produce Crystal malts with a distinctive flavour. Whether it’s the rich golden colour that you require or the classic sweet, caramel and raisin flavours, you will find our expert roasters create the perfect balance.

Malt Analysis

Moisture: 4.5% max

Extract (0.7/0.2mm), dry: 275 LDK min

Colour (EBC/SRM Units): 130 – 150 °EBC

Total Nitrogen/Protein, dry: <1.75% max

Moisture: 4.5% max

Extract (0.7/0.2mm), dry: 77.0% min

Colour (EBC/SRM Units): 140 – 160 °EBC

Moisture: 4.5% max

Extract (0.7/0.2mm), dry: 77% min

Colour (EBC/SRM Units): 70 – 80 °SRM


Malt details

Suggested Use: Used to give the characteristic colour and flavour of UK bitters and pale ales.

Flavour profile: Imparts toffee, caramel, sweet, nutty, stewed fruit, treacle, raisin flavours and red hues especially with the darker versions.

Inclusion rate: Up to 5%

Order options: 1 tonne tote, 500kg tote, 25kg bags

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Our malts are available around the world through our sister companies or exclusive distribution partners.

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Roasted MaltsMedium Crystal Malt