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RATINGS: 121   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Contact High is a hoppy wheat ale we dry hopped with blood orange zest. Contact high pours a bright orange hue with a big citrus aroma. A very refreshing beer!! Think of a beermosa with only beer!


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3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
vlan1 (198) - Eastern Shore, Maryland, USA - OCT 3, 2013
22oz bottle from strykzone.Golden orange opaque hue with a big fluffy head. Pine is the dominant smell and flavor. But not over powering. Very interesting. Glad I got to try it.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
JoePeesie (860) - Long Lake, Illinois, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Very nice citrius nose, good wheat base with a definate orange zest influence. Quite quaffable, could be consumed copiously in the right weather.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BoBoChamp (5456) - Gent, BELGIUM - SEP 9, 2014
65cl, new exclusive American brew Anno 2012, with orange zest, thx alot to tderoeck for sharing!, complex brew, heavily fruity/malty and slightly bitter/floral, balanced, clear, nearly no head, good Summer brew

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alobar (2781) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 5, 2014
Cloudy yellow pour with a white creamy head. Aroma of orange, lemon, and wheat. Bitter back end flavor with orange and grain flavors.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tastybeer (1728) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Can. Pours gold /orange, white head. Some retention/lace. Aroma of sunny D, orange, wheat, grassy/citrus hop. Taste is lightly bitter, orange juice, wheat. Palate is soft, slick, fruity finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dagimp (718) - Philly, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 18, 2014
From a can I to some type of glass. Pretty pricy at 14 a sixer. Nice orange aroma. Pours a meh off color straw with nondescript head. Mouthfeel is pretty nice, not too heavy or light but pretty well carbonated. Taste is straight up marmalade. Not overpowering and it worked nicely with the wheat beer. Solid beer but I don't think I'd add it to my rotation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ibrew2or3 (6910) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - AUG 11, 2014
12oz can from Frank is about the coolest can opening technique I’ve ever seen. I love how the whole top easily leavers off leaving a gaping large mouth. It pours with a clear gold body that supports a weak white head. The aroma offers up a nice mix of citrus, mango, an orange flavored gummy bear candy thing gong on, more orange juice and a bit of orange peel. The taste is nice and juicy with citrusy goodness, a sliver of mango and then a pleasing layer of resiny pine like hoppiness. It gets another flash of citrus juiciness toward the finish and then ends with more modest resiny hop bitterness. This is a wheat ale? Seems like a tasty IPA. I like it.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DocMcGrain (16) - Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Meh. Not good enough to drink again. I would have liked more orange and less bitter. Probably fine with spicy food, but not good on its own. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tmoreau (2431) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - AUG 5, 2014
Shared 12 oz. can poured to snifters, showing a hazed, orangey gold color, with modest, bubbly white froth to the head, and spotty lacing. The nose was artificial orange/Tang breakfast drink scent, carried by some citrusy tartness. Light bodied, with soft carbonation, and a texture that was thin & watery, the taste retained some juiciness, was lightly bitter, and finished on the dry side. Just an okay hydrator, imo.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
nuplastikk (4400) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 4, 2014
12oz can. Hazy yellow-orange. Thin fading head. Really big blood orange in the aroma, pronounced. Pretty unique, quality beer. The orange is really massive, but well incorporated. Pretty much what all those weird Blue Moon beers wish they were. Right on, the tropical orange tones leave a real pleasant aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
peterschreurs (51) - Illinois, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Can poured. This is another great summer beer. Nice hoppiness to it with a nice refreshing orange zest to it. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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