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RATINGS: 463   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   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.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
comedygene (8) - New York, USA - SEP 13, 2013 does not count
Sierra Nevada. Good as always. A base ipa similar to their flagship ipa. Darker with more caramel notes with a near perfect body. Good thick head and the beer produces a good tight foam when drinking. Really solid beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
dwyerpg (4354) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 3, 2013
I really enjoyed this. Lots of hops and malts throughout with a great hop flavor. I may start drinking this over the Torpedo.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
sloshgator (347) - Orlando, Florida, USA - OCT 29, 2013
Sierra Nevada Flipside Red IPA is a real treat from an established craft brewery. Aroma of citrus fruit coming from a deep red pour with a nice head. Tropical and citrus fruit notes are prominent in the taste with just enough bitterness. Finish is clean with the citrus and tropical fruit notes remaining. Flipside Red is a nice end of summer brew to quench your palate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
marv3mania (161) - Lansing, Michigan, USA - NOV 12, 2013
12 oz. bottle poured into a tulip glass. Appearance is an amber color with a thin-ish beige head. Aroma is wonderful tropical and citrus hops: grapefruit, mango, pine, etc. Just beautiful. Taste is a bit more piney than the aroma, but heavy on the citrus hops. However, while the taste is mostly hops, they are hardly overwhelming. Just a wonderful all-around IPA. Delicious and easy to drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
ads135 (2579) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - OCT 7, 2013
Excellent IPA. Red color, thick head. Spicy, fruity hop character. Grapefruit and caramel evenly balanced.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
SPDickerman (881) - Texas, USA - SEP 8, 2013
Pours copper red with a large khaki head. Smells of tropical fruits and pine. Taste is bitter, woody, with subtle tropical fruits and citrus notes. Medium-bodied with slick texture and average mouth-carbonation, Sierra Nevada Flipside Red IPA finishes with a lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
freekyp (1462) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - SEP 27, 2013
An India not-so-pale ale. Pretty reddish brown with a thick beige head. Awesome nose melding caramel, orange, mango and resinous pine. Nice spicy hop flavors zing the tongue but are followed quickly by building malts. Finally a quick wash of carbonation carries away residual bitterness lending a mellow finish of malt and hop fruitiness. Excellent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
juicyhops (48) - Grayslake, Illinois, USA - OCT 16, 2013
Bottle. Citrus hop and sweet malt aroma. Beautiful deep red color and clear. Keeps a thin head and leaves some lace. Great taste of spice and citrus hops with plenty of sweet crystal malt. Some lingering bitterness and toasted malt. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
sycjr (3) - Tampa, Florida, USA - SEP 12, 2013 does not count
bottle,nice head , more orange than red, tastes of navel orange.almost all day drinkable

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jrmac (329) - South Carolina, USA - SEP 15, 2013
Awesome new brew from the guys over at Sierra Nevada. Crisp and clean with notes of tropical fruit and citrus flavor. Does not finish sweet odor clingy, nice for this style.

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