Carafa Special Type 1 Weyermann Oz
Weyermann CARAFA Special Type 1 is a dark-roasted specialty malt made from high-quality spring barley. Where malt-based bitterness is not desired, Weyermann CARAFA Special Type 1 is a perfect fit. As the de-husked version of CARAFA, it produces rich color, body, flavor and aroma without the harsh flavors and astringency typical of dark-colored grains.
- EBC: 800-900
- Lovibond: 300-340
- Usage: to 5%
- Moisture: 3.5% max
- Extract% (dry basis): 70 min
For simple color correction, specify Carafa I to the malt bill in the amount of 1-5% of the total grist. To gain the correct deeper color of the range for Amber ale, utilizeÂ approximately 2-3% Carafa I in the overall recipe.