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Distillers-malt
Gladfield Distillers Malt

Gladfield Distillers Malt

Regular price $16.95 Sale

Gladfield Distillers malt is made from exclusively 2-row Chronicle barley variety. Chronicle is a unique barley variety that can be malted for distilling or brewing. Primarily suited to single malt distilling, Gladfield Distillers malt can also convert approximately 30% adjunct if required. Gladfield Malt choose the barley based on nitrogen content and ripe, plump grains to balance both high extract and high diastatic power. The kilning cycle for Gladfield Distilling malt is gentler than other Gladfield base malts to preserve enzyme content.

Specification:

  • Moisture (%) Max 5 Typical Analysis 3
  • Extract – Fine Dry min % 80 Typical Analysis 81.0
  • Extract - Coarse Dry Typical Analysis 80
  • Extract - Fine As-is Typical Analysis 79.0
  • Extract - Coarse As-is Typical Analysis 78.0
  • Saccharification time 10 Typical Analysis 10
  • Odour Typical Analysis normal
  • Total Nitrogen (%) 1.4 - 1.7 Typical Analysis 1.65
  • Kolbach Index 38 - 43 Typical Analysis 40
  • pH 5.8 - 6.0 Typical Analysis 5.9
  • Diastatic Power (WK) min. 240 Typical Analysis 265
  • FAN (mg/l) min 120 Typical Analysis 125
  • Friability (min) % 85 Typical Analysis 88
  • Glassy Corns (max) % Typical Analysis 0.5
  • P.U.G. (max) % Typical Analysis 1.0

Additional Information

Use:

Malt for distilling, suited primarily for single malt whisky

Usage Rate Guidance:

Up to 100% of the grist

Complementary Malts:

Package Options:

  • 5Kg Bags
  • 25Kg Bags (SAVE 20% on 5Kg RRP)

Shelf Life:

At least one year when stored properly in dry conditions