UniGrain Rolled Barley is prepared by rolling barley grains that have been pearled. UniGrain Rolled or Flaked Barley is a natural grain sourced and grown in Australia.
Addition of Flaked Barley will promote head retention and add body to the finished beer. Rolled Barley does not require milling before being added to the mash.
This product is fresh-smelling with no signs of scorching and free from any extraneous material.
Flaked Barley is unmalted, steam, and dried barley that has been rolled into flat flakes. It imparts a rich, grainy flavor to beer and is used in many stouts, particularly Irish stouts, enhancing head formation and foam stability.
Product of Australia. Australian Grown and Milled by UniGrain.
Usage and Benefits
5 to 10% for head retention improvement
Enhances foam and adds body
Very little soluble nitrogen contribution to wort so good for use as a nitrogen diluent with high TN barley malts
Adds a stronger slightly harsher flavour than torrefied wheat
Flaked barley has an extract value of 72% on a dry weight basis.
UniGrain has a proud and successful record in the cereal, grain and pulse milling sectors in Australia, with a history dating back to the 1970s. UniGrain mills oats from both its Victoria and West Australian mills and have now grown to become one of the largest users and millers of oats in the Asia Pacific region. All products milled at UniGrain sites are sourced locally, and like BeerCo.com.au UniGrain pride themselves on their commitment and long term relationship with Australian growers.
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