Malting co. of Ireland Lager Malt. About, from MoreBeer: “1.7 – 2.1° L Malting co. of Ireland – Lager malt is a light-colored base malt produced from Propino barley. It’s expertly crafted for brewers who wish to produce European-style Lagers and other types of beers. The kernels are uniformly plump and a show a high degree of modification and very low protein. The kilning temperature is in the mid range (88-90 °C) which allows for fine balance between a rich straw colored (1.5 to 2.0 °L) wort and proper enzyme activity.”
As of this posting, MoreBeer is discounting this malt in 1, 3 and 5 lb sizes. The 5 lb size is $3.99 or about 80 cents per lb. Shipping to most US addresses is free with a $59 order. Check product page for current price and availability.