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906 Ale: Brewed in celebration of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

We are pleased to announce the upcoming release of 906™ Ale (9.06% ABV). An Imperial Red Ale brewed in celebration of the 906 area code, the beer’s name is a tribute to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, where the brewery calls its home. This huge, hoppy ale features an explosive hop profile with massive aromatics and a moderate… Read more.
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Upper Hand Brewery unveils more U.P. focused logo

Upper Hand Brewery is proud to present a brand new logo that will soon debut on all packaging and branding for the Escanaba-based brewery.   Designed by Elegant Seagulls in Marquette, the brewery’s new logo is a more accurate representation of Upper Hand’s immense pride and commitment to its home, Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. “We got… Read more.
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Expansion will allow us to expand capacity, territory for Upper Hand sales

Six months after officially opening, we are proud to announce our first expansion. This construction project, which is expected to break ground in July, will add more than 5,400 square feet to the current facility along with an additional 2,780 square footage of outdoor storage. Ten 100-barrel fermenters, all made in the USA, will be… Read more.
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Join the Upper Hand Family: Now accepting applications for a Lead Brewer

We are hiring! Details are below. If interested, please apply here. JOB TITLE: Lead Brewer LOCATION: Escanaba REPORTS TO: Upper Hand Brewery Production Manager POSITION TYPE: Full-time, Salaried POSTING DATES: 05/05/2015- 05/24/2015 POSITION SUMMARY: Oversees daily operations in all areas of brewing, cellaring and packaging. Maintains inventories of raw materials and places orders when necessary…. Read more.
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Two new Upper Hand beers, UPX and Yooper Ale, coming soon

­Two new Upper Hand beers will be heading to bars and restaurants in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula soon. UPX (7.5% ABV) is a distinctly hopped strong Pale Ale – a hoppier version of UPA that was developed to focus on an explosive hop profile with a headier backbone. This new beer is similar to an India… Read more.