A base malt to set your compass by!
Rahr North Star Pils™ is crafted to meet the requirements of brewers looking for a domestic pilsner malt with low color and low modification. It is malted to a target of 38-40° Kolbach to facilitate smooth lautering with any mash regimen. North Star Pils™ brings overtones of honey and sweet bread with supporting flavor and aroma notes of hay and nutty character. Suitable for any beer style, but particularly craft-brewed versions of classic lager styles.
Features & Benefits:
- Flavors: Honey, Nutty, Sweet Bread character
- Mimics traditional European pilsner style malts
- Lower in color and overall modification
- Classic Lager Styles, European Lagers
- Up to 100% dependent upon beer style
How is this different from Rahr Premium Pils?
Compared to Rahr Premium Pilsner, North Star Pils™ is a bit lower in both color and modification; in terms of sensory, North Star Pils™ has more “sweet” attributes vs. the more grainy & cracker attributes found in Rahr Premium Pils.
Check out this brief overview and reasoning behind Rahr's decisions to produce this unique North American malt.
C078I - 1lb Crushed
Up to 100%
|Grain Type||Domestic Base Malt|
|Malt Color||Light (0-15° L)|