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Melanoidin Malt - Weyermann® Specialty Malts

Melanoidin Malt - Weyermann® Specialty Malts

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23 - 31 °L - Weyermann® - Much like Munich, but with more aroma. Lends mouthfeel and great aromatics to the beer. Has a nice almost biscuit flavor. Use to help replicate the maltiness and mouthfeel found in decoction mashes. Could be overpowering if used as more than 20% of the grain bill. Must be mashed. Improves flavor stability, fullness, and imparts a reddish color to dark, amber, and red-colored beers. Great for use in Dark Lagers and Red Ales.

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Recipe for a lager
Valued C on Oct 21, 2022
Part of a recipe
josh l on Aug 18, 2022
Recipe for a lager
Valued C on Oct 21, 2022
For an Oktoberfest recipe
Valued C on Sep 30, 2022
Part of a recipe
josh l on Aug 18, 2022
Making a Red Ale
Jeremy W on Aug 8, 2022
making a smokey lager
Jeff Leepard on Jul 19, 2022
Recipe calls for it
Zach B on Jul 11, 2022
recipe calls for it
William C M on May 14, 2022
Invaluable for red ale
Chris S on Mar 10, 2022
head retention
Chris Dornbach on Mar 9, 2022
Amber Bock
David G on Feb 1, 2022
I like the malt complexity Melanoidin brings to the party
Chris Parfitt on Jan 22, 2022
Price
Valued C on Oct 30, 2021
Because decoctions are so much work
Travis B on Oct 8, 2021
Recipe
Robert B on Sep 3, 2021
making tasty lager
William M on Aug 20, 2021
Need it for a Belgian Trippel
John L on May 15, 2021
recipe
stewart b on Apr 27, 2021
need it
BatRastard on Apr 22, 2021
Good alternative for a recipe.
Jeff D on Apr 12, 2021
Following a recipe.
Jeff D on Mar 30, 2021
Red Ale
richard ruggiero on Mar 10, 2021
Recipe called for, quality malter
Matthew Sinclair on Mar 6, 2021
in the recipe
Benjamin H on Mar 6, 2021
To simulate a decoction mash
Jeremy C J on Feb 17, 2021
Red Ale
Chad M on Feb 9, 2021
Recipe
William M on Jan 30, 2021
German lager
Daniel Hilgert on Jan 6, 2021
like the color and taste
Jack on Jan 5, 2021
Making a Munich Helles
Joseph H on Jan 5, 2021
Color and sweetness
Bill Aurand on Dec 24, 2020
Good deal vs local HBS
Chivas F on Dec 4, 2020
Red ale
Andrew S on Nov 24, 2020
Color
BRADLEY C B on Nov 7, 2020
Helles, etc
William Bickerton on Sep 14, 2020
I am using infusion mash and need to simulate decoction for bock
Eric B on Sep 2, 2020
I'm brewing a Pilsner
JAMES MICHAEL HILL J on Aug 27, 2020
Sweetness
Bill Aurand on Jul 24, 2020
lager
Pete T on Jul 3, 2020
Munich Dunkel and Gruit
Thomas F on Jun 25, 2020
That classic flavor
Taylor C on Jun 18, 2020
Brewing a hefe
Adam Brendon L on Jun 18, 2020
For an ale.
Kimberly on Jun 11, 2020
Beautiful color and a touch of sweetness
Bill Aurand on Jun 10, 2020
Foam + sweetness
Mahmut Mustafa A on Jun 8, 2020
For a future Oktoberfest Beer
Salvatore I on Apr 30, 2020
Because I hope that one piece of grain in the upper left hand corner of the picture can finally get back home with the other grains. I believe in you, little grain!!
Richard Z on Apr 15, 2020
For use in a pale lager
Jared L on Apr 8, 2020
Recipe
Terry on Apr 1, 2020
it is in the recipe
John R on Mar 31, 2020
Part of the recipe
BRADLEY C B on Mar 30, 2020
For an Oktoberfest recipe
Valued C on Sep 30, 2022
Making a Red Ale
Jeremy W on Aug 8, 2022
Reviews

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Rated 5 out of 5
Great malt to use at about 5% to give your build a complex malt flavor
June 7, 2020
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Great for Lagers and Amber/Brown Ales
This adds all the great flavors that step mashing brings to the table without all the time and effort of step mashing or decoction.
June 1, 2020
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Malty Goodness
This is a very malty hop that is versatile in many styles. I really like to use it in my Munich Dunkel lager. If you don't want to do a decoction mash, using this malt is kinda like the next best thing to mimic a decoction mash. Really can pump up the maltiness.
February 8, 2018
Purchased
over 4 years ago
Rated 5 out of 5
Great if...
Great if you want the taste of a long boil without darkening the beer.
May 22, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5
Malt Complexity
Good to use in small amounts to add a bit of malt complexity.
May 6, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5
Time Is Money
This is a great malt for adding melanoma ens without having to do a long boil. I use this malt a lot in my altbier and Scottish ale recipes.
May 2, 2014