News + Blog

August 10, 2017
Upper Hand Brewery is heading down to Madison to celebrate Great Taste of the Midwest alongside Bell’s Brewery. Join us at Glass Nickel Pizza Co. – Madison East for a pre-party from 5 p.m.-midnight, August 11. We’ll also be serving up a an array of beers at the festival August 12. Check out both beer… Read more.
June 14, 2017
Summer is here and it’s time to celebrate with great beer, good friends, rocking tunes and tasty pigs. We are bringing back our backyard bbq again this year, this time bigger and better than ever. We’ll have music from Chasin’ Steel, Everything Under the Sun and Conga Se Menne; an all-you-can-eat pig roast with all… Read more.
March 22, 2017
We’re growing our Upper Hand family! We have open positions in our brewery and tap room in Escanaba. We are hiring a full-time assistant brewer and part-time bartender. The assistant brewer will help with brewing, including all cellar, packaging, and general housekeeping operations, with assistance in brewhouse and maintenance duties as needed. See the assistant brewer job… Read more.
January 31, 2017
Be the first to try our newest beer, Slapneck Sour. NEVER brewed before and released exclusively in our taproom. Clean and refreshing, just like a spring-fed creek, Slapneck Sour gives a subtle slap to your taste buds. Perfect for both adventurous beer lovers and those new to craft beer. Our Lead Brewer, Evan, will be… Read more.
January 16, 2017
We’re headed to Minnesota and kicking off with launch events in the Twin Cities and Duluth the week of Jan 23. Come celebrate with us! Twin Cities Tuesday, January 24 Mackenzie Pub, 4-6 p.m. 918 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403 Featuring UPA, Escanaba Black Beer and Upper Hand Lager.   World of Beer, 4-6 p.m. 356… Read more.