Gladfield Eclipse Wheat Malt
What started out as a limited release specialty malt proved so popular it is now a permanent part of the Gladfield Malt range.
A bitterless black malt, Eclipse is the best way to add the smoothest dark brown/black colour without the accompanying bitterness with only a very subtle flavour contribution.
Use for many styles when you want to adjust the colour whilst adding a delicious minor roast coffee note.
Use in place of Roasted Barley to achieve similar colours without the dark espresso character or potential astringency that can sometimes come from very dark barley malts.
Huskless, Eclipse Wheat will not carry bitterness into your beer.
- 1-2% for little for no flavour contribution and minor colour adjustment,
- 2-6% to add more colour with very smooth roasted coffee and chocolate notes,
- 7-10% for more definite colour adjustment and a velvety-smooth subtle roast character.
Character: Subtle and smooth in colour and flavour for a broader range of applications
Extract – Fine Dry min%: 74
Wort Colour: 1300+