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Great Western American Pale Malt

Great Western American Pale Malt

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3L Great Western. Same as the Domestic 2-row malt but has slightly more color and a drier flavor. This malt is more like the British Pale Malt.

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GREAT WESTERN MALTING

Great Western Malting Company

LOT: 171
TYPE: NORTHWEST PALE ALE

Updated 6/16/05

% Assortment
7/64" 63.5
6/64" 27.2
5/64" 7.2
Thru 5/64" 2.1

Chemical Analysis
Moisture, % 3.9
Extract %, finely ground malt, as is 77.7
Extract %, finely ground malt, dry basis 80.9
Extract %, coarsley ground malt, as is 77.0
Extract %, coarsley ground malt, dry basis 80.1
F/C Difference % 0.8
Color, laboratory Wort, degrees Lovibond 2.69
Viscosity 1.46
Beta Glucan, ppm 80
Diastatic Power 134
Alpha Amylase (DU) 59.3
Total Soluble Protein %, dry basis 5.58
Total Protein %, dry basis 12.57
S/T Ratio % 44.4
Conversion, minutes 5-7
Aroma of Mash Aromatic
Filtration Time Normal
Clarity of Wort 8

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for American Pale Ales and Blond ales, offers a little more character than 2-row
Anthony W. G on Jun 27, 2019
Great western malt is not available at my LBHS
Will A on Mar 27, 2019
for American Pale Ales and Blond ales, offers a little more character than 2-row
Anthony W. G on Jun 27, 2019
Recommended for the Latvian black rye bread I'm making
Gretchen K on Jun 18, 2019
Great western malt is not available at my LBHS
Will A on Mar 27, 2019
Great western malt is not available at my LBHS
Will A on Mar 27, 2019
West coast ipa
Walter j on Mar 8, 2019
West coast ipa
Walter j on Mar 8, 2019
West coast ipa
Walter j on Mar 8, 2019
low price
John H R on Mar 6, 2019
good product
Craig P on Feb 19, 2019
This is my go to base malt for ales.
Lester H on Feb 19, 2019
will try as a replacement for maris otter in an irish cream ale
Todd B D on Feb 8, 2019
extra for mild brown kit.
John M on Jan 24, 2019
All your base.
Anthony H Calandro on Dec 22, 2018
It's my go to base malt
Michael D. C on Dec 21, 2018
From recipe
Mark B on Dec 4, 2018
Need a good base.
Daniel on Oct 31, 2018
Following a recipe
Lucas H on Sep 18, 2018
Always a great base
Regginald C on Sep 18, 2018
An excellent base malt for my house session IPA.
Bert G on Aug 8, 2018
excellent budget base malt
brian h on Jul 20, 2018
need a base
Nathan W on Jul 20, 2018
Good
Jeff W on Jun 26, 2018
Great Base Malt
DANIEL R on May 28, 2018
Excellent base malt for my house session IPA
Bert G on May 22, 2018
This is my go to base malt.
Lester H on May 21, 2018
Part of a cream ale recipe
Roger L on May 4, 2018
Going to brew a little beer
John White on May 2, 2018
Bries 2 row pale was no available
Warren Billings on May 1, 2018
My favorite base malt. Also malted right here in Pocatello, ID my home town!
chase r on Apr 3, 2018
great. have used for many styles.
JOE D on Mar 6, 2018
The recipe I am using recommended this malt
Erwin Joseph L on Feb 15, 2018
creates a little more body in my beer
Paul E on Jan 24, 2018
Recommended for the Latvian black rye bread I'm making
Gretchen K on Jun 18, 2019
Great western malt is not available at my LBHS
Will A on Mar 27, 2019
Reviews

4.8 / 5.0
16 Reviews
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American Style favorite
Use for most of my American Style Ales.
February 18, 2019
Purchased
6 months ago
Satisfied Customer in Vegas
It was as easy as 123
Will Gladly recommend
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Added Nov 10, 2018
November 10, 2018
Purchased
10 months ago
very nice base malt used to make an Imperial Russian Stout
April 1, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Nice Malt
I would give it 5 stars but there is a lot of chaff and small rocks (2 so far) in it. Otherwise it makes good beer.
March 24, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Great adjunct for my grain bill
February 18, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
GW Northwest Pale Ale Malt (aka American Pale Malt)
A SOLID pale malt that's useful across nearly any beer style. If you're looking for a malt that provides a little more malt character than none - like most US 2rows - then this is what you want. Simple enough character for a blonde and still a solid enough base for a bitter. I almost hate giving is such kudos because if more people buy it then GW or MB may raise the price :D
February 2, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Great base malt for ales!
So far, I am very happy with my results brewing with Great Western Pale Malt. Though I have yet to taste the results, I'm sure they will be as impressive as other Great Western malts I have brewed with.
January 22, 2018
Purchased
1 year ago
Great for IPA
Tried this for the first time with a double IPA and didn't add any specialty malts---very pleased with the results. 15 lbs with amarillo,mosiac and citra late boil additons---heavy dry hop---MMMMM!!!
March 20, 2017
Great Malt
Used this malt on a Blonde and it came out great. Awesome color and just a hint of malt flavor. Want to try this with a Pale ale one day.
July 27, 2015
Great Western is a great maltster!
I love that their malt is priced right, and adds a little more color and a unique flavor. I use it frequently.
May 27, 2015