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Old 03-27-2010, 03:48 PM   #1
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Default Crystal 150 substitute?

I went to my LHBS to pick a couple things up and asked if they had C-150. The owner walked by the grains and tapped on the Special-B malt. Is this the same thing as crystal 150? Kinda like some malts are the same with different names?

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Old 03-27-2010, 04:36 PM   #2
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It will be similar but it's not quite the same. It's probably the closest they have and it shouldn't make too much difference to the recipe if you use it.
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Special B is C220L. Should work okay, but keep it under 1/2 lb for a 5 gallon batch.
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