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Flipside Red IPA - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

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very good

1,395 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,395
Reviews: 248
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 10.32%
Wants: 17
Gots: 68 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Just when it feels like the dog days will never end, suddenly, the switch is flipped, the air gets cooler and it’s clear that autumn is on the way. Featuring a ruby-red hue and abundant tropical fruit and citrus hop flavors, Flipside Red IPA is the perfect beer for the final flash of summer.

(Beer added by: Zorro on 08-25-2013)
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JednoPivoProsim

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4.25/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a 12 FL. OZ. bottle into a pint glass. Bottled on day 228 of 2013 (August 16). 2013 Flipside Red IPA.

Appearance: Pours a dark ruby red with a decent off white head. Nice lacing. Body looks a little thin.

Smell: Immediate tropical fruit aroma. Citra hops seem most prevalent in the nose, although I am not as familiar with Simcoe. Slightly musty.

Taste: The first time I tried this, I tasted primarily the orange Citra flavor. Subsequently, the spicy Centennial hops seem more prevalent in the taste.

Mouthfeel: Very light mouthfeel for a Sierra Nevada IPA. Refreshing.

Overall: A nice red IPA. Certainly a cross between Torpedo (Citra) and Celebration (Centennial) with a Simoce twist!

Serving type: bottle

09-27-2013 00:40:34 | More by JednoPivoProsim
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Flipside Red IPA from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 1,395 ratings.