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Old 12-06-2011, 04:02 AM   #1
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Looking to make my first non kit English pale ale recipe that calls for 0.5 lbs of english medium crystal malt. Is there a common form of crystal malt similar to English Medium Crystal? I was thinking of using either crystal 60L or 40 L.


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Old 12-06-2011, 04:09 AM   #2
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Most "medium" crystal malts from English maltsters are around 45L, or a bit darker, so you're in the right ballpark.


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Old 12-06-2011, 04:19 AM   #3
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it's a little maltier than american crystal 40, so i'd go with crystal 60 to replace
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