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A Home Brewing Malts Guide

Getting to know the malts used in home brewing is possibly the most important step you will take if you want to create your own recipes or clone existing ones. There seems to be some confusion with the terms malt and grains... Sometimes these terms are used interchangeably, but there is a difference between malt and grains. Also, there are different types of malts which are your base malts, crystal and caramel malt, and specialty malts.