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RATINGS: 631   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Flipside Red IPA is a rebuttal to the mild-mannered beers of summer. Tropical fruit and citrus hop flavors from the use of whole-cone Citra, Simcoe and Centennial hops are the perfect notes for this in-between season.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gkeh (218) - Texas, USA - DEC 27, 2013
UPDATED: APR 3, 2014 Dark red/amber pour. Good lacing. Aroma is sweet malts and citrus hops. Taste is mild sweetness from the malts and a citrusy, bitter hop presence. Home run by Sierra Nevada!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
klk343 (63) - - OCT 20, 2014
Semi cloudy red, off white head. Some citrus hops aroma. A little sweet. A taste of hops but nicely balanced. Lower carbonation

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (5480) - ITALY - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle bel ambrato carico leggermente velata buona schiuma persistente buine mote maltate bilaciatecda una buona luppolatura agrumata fruttata amaro medio media secchezza

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rangi (591) - NEW ZEALAND - OCT 20, 2014
Very nice red ipa. Very pleasant copper poor with minimal head. Caramel and toffee notes are what stand out to me. Smooth hop bitterness. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
weihenweizen (1766) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - OCT 19, 2014
On tap at PNP Morgantown. Clear amber with big beige head. Arom is herbal hops, medium body, medium carbonation, some small-bubble lacing. Taste is some grapefruit, herbal hops, some pine, and slightly bitter finish. Hop flavors are subtle for American IPA.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jrob21 (2597) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Single from total wine. Solid. A little more body and caramel but still with some nice English hops working. Grassy herbal some candi sugar. A bit metallic bitter on the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bnoel09 (438) - Elk Grove, California, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Poured from the 12 oz. bottle into my Sierra Nevada snifter. Dark ruby colored with a tan head. Aroma has some caramel malt with a blend of hops. Flavor starts off with some mild caramel sweetness and bready malt that’s followed by a nicely hopped finish. Very well balanced. Medium bodied with a sightly frothy mouthfeel. Just a really nicely balanced easy drinking IPA!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigbish (539) - California, USA - OCT 18, 2014
This is a really great IPA. great flavor and balance with the hops and malts. Great beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Krigla (51) - SLOVENIA - OCT 18, 2014
Bottle. Dark reddish amber colour with small frothy beige head. Low carbonation. Nice citrus aroma. Taste starts a bit sweet and finishes with nice bitterness. Overall very good IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
islay (1172) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 17, 2014
12 oz. bottle, consumed on 10-15-14. Quite hoppy, dry aroma features scents of sweat, pine, cracker, and hard pretzel. Good but simple smell. Pours a medium reddish brown / dark amber with a moderate amount of taupe head. Looks good. The flavor matches the aroma, with additional taste elements of well baked bread crust and toast. Medium body. Lively and thickly frothy in the palate. A solid beer all around.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (7011) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 17, 2014
12 oz bottle. 08131411641. (Martin’s) Winchester, VA.
Clear dark mahogany colour with a small off-white head. Tropical fruits, citrus, mild sweetness and some caramel in the aroma. The flavour is mild bitterness, resiny and piney hops and some maltiness. A bit too dark hop profile for me.

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