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hector

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Hi there !

Would you call a brand of DME with 0.94% Lactic Acid , Acid Malt ?!

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I'm not certain, but a quick search shows (info provided by Kai) that Acid Malt contains around 3% Lactic Acid by weight.
 

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Alexander's pale malt extract contains 94% Lactic acid.

Alexander's Pale Malt Extract
Extract, % 80.0
pH, 10% Sol. 5.24
Iodine Reaction Neg.
Color, (SMR), 10% Sol. 2.2
Iron, ppm, 10% Sol. 0.10
Nitrogen, %, 10% Sol. 0.065
Acidity, % Lactic Acid 0.94
Reducing Sugar, % Anhydrous
Maltose, 10% Sol. 4.60
FAN, ppm, 10% Sol. 128
 
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