Briess Midnight Wheat Malt 550L
$ 0.17

Malt Type: Specialty / Roasted Malt
Grain Origin: North America
Wort Color: 550 °Lovibond
Moisture: 6.5% max.
Extract (dry): 
Diastatic Power: 
Usage: 7% max.



Malt style: Bitterless Black Malt

Flavor: Subtle, smooth, No bitter, astringent, dry flavors or aftertaste. Starts slightly sweet, Hints of roasted flavor, Finishes exceptionally clean. Midnight wheat is the smoothest source of black color of any malt available.

Color: Dark brown to black tones



  • Midnight Wheat Malt will contribute the same color characteristics as Black Malt but without the bitter, astringent, dry flavors or aftertaste.

  • Use as replacement to debittered black malt

  • Excellent in Black IPAs, Schwarzbiers, other dark ales and lagers and for color adjustment in any beer style

  • 1-2%: Minor color adjustment with little to no flavor impact in lighter colored lagers and ales.

  • 2-5%: Adds color with subtle, very smooth flavor.

  • 5-7%: Use in larger quantities for color plus hints of smooth roasted flavor.