UK Crystal Dark

Product Name Price Qty
UK Crystal Dark 1 lb
$3.09
Crystal Dark imparts darker hues of copper to amber to the finished beer, and contributes more pronounced crystal malt flavor notes of sweetness, caramel, and toffee

Details

Depending on the retail location, the maltster could be either Thomas Fawcett and Sons or Simpsons.  Please call the retail location you plan to shop with ahead to verify.

 

Thomas Fawcett and Sons

Depending on quantities specified, Dark Crystal I adds caramel sweetness and reddish to deep red hues while aiding in head retention and contributing sweetness, body, toffee, caramel and slight roast flavors in finished beer.

Lovibond: 83 – 90

Usage Rate: 1 – 15%

Moisture: 4.5% Max

Extract: 79%

 

Simpsons

Crystal Dark imparts darker hues of copper to amber to the finished beer, and contributes more pronounced crystal malt flavor notes of sweetness, caramel, and toffee.

Lovibond: 94 – 107 L

 

Application Tip:

For a Robust Porter with coffee added to the beer following fermentation, specify a recipe with 67.1% UK Pale Malt, 17.4% German Dark Munich, 3.1% Honey Malt, 3% Dark Crystal I, 3% Carafa II, 2.6% UK Chocolate malt, 2.1% Carafa III and 1.7% CaraAroma. For the bittering additions, utilize German Northern Brewer and German Tettnang @ 60 Minutes, achieving 33.3 and 10.4 IBU’s respectively. At flameout, add 1 oz UK Fuggles and allow the hops to steep for ten minutes prior to chilling wort. 

Additional Information

SKU 19503-group
Manufacturer No