Also known as brewing salts, it is a mixture of Gypsum, Calcium Carbonate and Epsom Salt.
Add to mash water to increase hardness for Pale Ales in the Burton on Trent style, as Magnesium Sulfate is one component of the famed Burton-On-Trent brewing water.
Burton salts can come in either crystal or powdered form.
30g per 5 gallons will provide:
- 266 ppm Ca
- 63 ppm Mg
- 159 ppm Carbonate
- 631 ppm Sulfate
Usage: 1 tsp per 5 gallons
Chemical name: Magnesium Sulfate, MgSO4
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