Skip navigation

Color Analysis

Beer and beverage color is determined by measuring visible light absorbance of the sample at a single wavelength (430 nm) and reporting color as Standard Reference Method (SRM).

Beer and Beverage Color Analysis
Color °SRM
ASBC Beer-10A


The color of beer has a large impact on consumer perception and plays a role in flavor of a finished beer.

Appropriate for all beverages.

Beverage analysis package test summary