Upland Announces Sour Lottery


Bloomington, IN — On June 25th, Upland Brewing Company will open an online lottery for the release of four of its sour ales: Sour Reserve #6, Cherry, Kiwi, and Orchid. The lottery will open at noon EST on Thursday, June 25th and close at noon EST on Thursday July 2nd.

To enter visit www.uplandsours.eventbrite.com.

You must specify your preferred pick-up location (Bloomington Brewpub or Indianapolis Tasting Room in Broad Ripple) at the time of entry, and pickup locations cannot be changed after a reservation request has been made.

Lottery winners will be randomly drawn and notified via email on July 6th, and can purchase the sour ale(s) they selected at their preferred pickup location from July 15th through July 29th. Sour Ale Program director, Caleb Staton, will be leading tours Saturday, July 25 at 3 and 4 pm. Reservations will be required for tours and can be made by emailing sours@uplandbeer.com.

If you can’t make the tours July 25, don’t worry! Our Sour Brewery Tour Guide, Clayton Blackwell, will be leading tours Saturday the 18th, Sunday the 19th and Sunday the 26th at 3, 4, and 5pm. Reservations are not required for these tours.

Bottles may be picked up at the Bloomington Brewpub 11am-midnight Monday through Thursday, 11am-1am Friday and Saturday, and noon to midnight Sunday, or at the Indianapolis Tasting Room 4pm-10pm Monday through Thursday and noon to midnight Friday and Saturday. Please note the Indianapolis Tasting Room cannot sell carryout on Sunday, in accordance with Indiana state law. Each bottle will cost $25 plus applicable sales tax.


Upland Brewing Company, Inc. is a Bloomington, Indiana-based brewery established in 1998 that specializes in handcrafted ales and lagers.