Press Release - Update November 2017

UPDATE TO MALTING BARLEY APPROVED LISTS HARVEST 2017

The Malting Barley Committee held its Autumn 2016 meeting to discuss the progress of new varieties within the testing system.  The outcome was the removal of Sienna from Provisional 2 for brewing and Olympus from Provisional 2 malt distilling. For regional and agronomic information on malting barley varieties the current AHDB Recommended List should be consulted (http://cereals.ahdb.org.uk/varieties

The updated IBD Approved List, incorporating the changes described above, is given below:

INSTITUTE OF BREWING AND DISTILLING APPROVED LIST

HARVEST 2017

 

Winter Varieties for Brewing Use

Spring Varieties for Brewing Use

Spring Varieties for Malt Distilling Use

Spring Varieties for Grain Distilling Use

Full Approval Flagon
Talisman
Venture
Concerto
KWS Irina
Octavia
Odyssey
RGT Planet
Propino

Belgravia
Concerto
Octavia
Odyssey

Belgravia
Provisional Approval 2     Sienna Olympus
Provisional Approval 1 Craft

KWS Sassy
Laureate

KWS Sassy
Laureate

Fairing