Coldbreak Brewing Giveaway - Open to All!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Caramel & Crystal Malt...Difference???
Thread Tools
Old 01-31-2008, 10:37 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
EamusCatuli's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 531
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default Caramel & Crystal Malt...Difference???

Hey I was wondering, austin homebrew only sells crystal malt but my recipce calls for caramel, are they the same?

A watched pot does boil!
EamusCatuli is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2008, 10:38 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 892
Liked 6 Times on 6 Posts


Yes they're the same.

"Retail is for suckers."
Chello is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2008, 10:38 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Soulive's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: The Middle of NJ
Posts: 4,331
Liked 10 Times on 10 Posts


Yes they're the same...

Green Lane Brewing

Primary = Evan!'s Special Bitter
On Deck = EdWort's Porter / American Amber

EdWort's Haus Pale Ale Count
Soulive is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2008, 10:41 PM   #4
Professor Frink
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Professor Frink's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 3,106
Liked 15 Times on 15 Posts


Indeed, they are the same.

(Didn't need to be repeated again, just some cheap post-whoring).
Primary: Cherrywood Smoked Porter
60 Minute IPA
On tap:Amber Ale
Milk Stout

Professor Frink is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2008, 10:52 PM   #5
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
EdWort's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Bee Cave, Texas
Posts: 11,969
Liked 308 Times on 160 Posts
Likes Given: 7


There is no difference.

(post-whoring too, but different )
EdWort is offline
Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2008, 02:34 AM   #6
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Silviakitty's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Beautiful Downtown Wilmywood, NC
Posts: 476
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts


The same, they are. (post whoring, Yoda-style)

Cathouse Brewery

  • Primary: [2 mr beer lil keg things] Apfelwein. One with sucrose and molasses, the other with fructose and honey.
  • Better Bottle: Empty. Going to be Cheesefood's Caramel Cream Ale.
  • Carboy:empty.
  • Secondary:Brewferm Frambois
  • Piggie: Irish Stout
  • Bottled: Red Ale, Irish Stout
Silviakitty is offline
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
can caramel and crystal malt flavor be confused with diacetyl? mandoman Recipes/Ingredients 5 08-17-2009 05:50 AM
Does Crystal = Caramel Malt? Cpt_Kirks Recipes/Ingredients 3 03-13-2009 09:25 PM
whats the difference crystal malt endlesssurf Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 11-03-2008 12:09 PM
Crystal/ Caramel Malt EamusCatuli Recipes/Ingredients 3 07-16-2008 04:37 PM
Caramel / Crystal malt EricK The Red Recipes/Ingredients 1 03-11-2008 05:15 PM

Forum Jump

Newest Threads