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Carafa malt

Carafa Special Type I (Weyermann)


CARAFA SPECIAL® is the de-husked version of CARAFA®. Using a unique process, Weyermann removes the husks from carefully selected grains before malting and roasting them. Reduces astringency and bitterness, while adding coffee-brown colour, a coffee-like bouquet, dark beer aroma, as well as body and mouthfeel to finished beer but without introducing harsh flavours. Even small amounts of CARAFA SPECIAL® malts in the grain bill produce dark beers of unusual smoothness and mildness with a firm, creamy, white head.

Lovibond: 300 - 375˚L

Aroma: notes of coffee, cocoa and dark chocolate

Recommended Quantities: Up to 5%

Suitable for: Porter; Dark Beer; Bock Beer; Stout; "Altbier"; Black beer (Schwarzbier); Dark Ale;

Maltster: Weyermann

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