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What happens during the malting process in beer?


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  • Malting involves the controlled germination of grains to mobilize the enzymes like amylases and proteases. The activation of these enzyme leads to hydrolysis and modification of the component of grains.
  • The grain is allowed to germinate by soaking in water and then dried with hot air to stop further germination. The most common...

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