Rye is an American malt extract made from a combination of Rye and Barley malts. It provides an appealing, malty, caramel flavor with subtle, spicy notes from the rye. Color figure applies to a mixture of extract with water. Therefore, you may experience a different color, depending on use. Specific Gravity applies to a mixture of 1 lb of extract with 1 gal of water. For brewer's points, use the final two digits of the figure. Briess Rye guarantees you the fullest flavored, freshest extracts for superior brewing results, every time.