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Barke® Pilsner Malt

Flavor: intense malt aromas.

Beer Style: Pils; Bavarian Helles; Lager; Kellerbiere; alcohol-reduced Beer; non-alcoholic Beer; all other beer types;



Produced from quality two-row spring barley Barke®. Perfect foundation grist for all lagers. Excellent modification and favourable protein and glucan levels. Excellent lautering properties. Provides finished beer with substantial body and mouthfeel, as well as good foam development and head retention. Very flexible grain with high extract efficiency for reliable lager-making in any brew house, including pub ale systems. Yields optimum results for any process from single-step to multistep infusion, to decoction.

The following values are subject to harvest-specific variations. All analyses are performed by independent, certified laboratories according to MEBAK “Brew-Technical Analysis Methods.”

Parameter Minimum Maximum Unit
Moisture content 5 %
Extract (dry substance) 80.5 %
Colour 2.5 4.5 EBC
Colour 1.5 2.2 Lovibond
Boiled wort colour 4 5.5 EBC
Boiled wort colour 2.1 2.6 Lovibond
Protein (dry substance) 9.5 11.5 %
Kolbach Index 36 41.5 %
Hartong Index 45°C 35 41 %
Saccharification time 15 min


All of our products and packaging meet the requirements of DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 and the HACCP (Hazard Analyses of Critical Control Points) food safety management system. They also conform to all applicable government food and health regulations that are currently in force. All of our products are in compliance with the German Beer Purity Law.

All Weyermann® products are in compliance with VO (EG) Nr. 1829/2003, 1830/2003, 49/2000, and 50/2000, and do not contain any genetically modified raw materials, ingredients, or additives.

All raw materials are meticulously tested for traces of pesticides, mycotoxins, and heavy metals, and meet the requirements of VO (EG) 165/2010 and 369/2005. The nitrosamine content of our malts is below allowable thresholds. In addition, our malts are tested regularly for N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA).

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