SMSW Flavor Profiles

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The SMSW has recently created flavor profiles to give a better way to classify malts instead of just relying on regional identification.

Color Profile Name
Light purple Young & Spritely
Medium purple Sweet, Fruity & Mellow
Dark purple Spicy & Sweet
Bright red Spicy & Dry
Medium red Deep, Rich, & Dried Fruits
Dark red Old & Dignified
Light blue Light & Delicate
Medium blue Juicy, Oak & Vanilla
Dark blue Oily & Coastal
Light green Lightly peated
Medium green Peated
Dark green Heavily peated

The original is here. I've matched the colors on that document with HTML color codes, but the ones in my table above may not be the best match.