Seeking zero: the quest for GN0 barley, and why it matters
  • 09/27/2023

Seeking zero: the quest for GN0 barley, and why it matters

This issue of glycosidic nitrile (GN) in barley and malt and resulting production of ethyl carbamate (EC) is a complex topic that is best unpacked by the experts. To better understand the American Malting Barley Association's investment in developing improved malting barley varieties that are non-producers of GN, check out an article published in the Winter 2023 edition of Artisan Spirit (page 78). Many thanks to the authors for sharing their expertise.