Upper Hand Brewery Expands Distribution to Wisconsin


ESCANABA, Mich. – Upper Hand Brewery is excited to announce it will begin distribution into Wisconsin beginning November 16, 2015. Staying true to its northern roots, Upper Hand beers will only be available in the northern half of the state.

Counties where Upper Hand beers will be available include Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Brown, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Door, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Florence, Forest, Iron, Kewaunee, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Oneida, Outagamie, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Price, Rusk, Saint Croix, Sawyer, Shawano, Taylor, Villas, Washburn, Waupaca and Wood.

“The North shares a culture and natural beauty that can’t be separated by some imaginary boundary. We are very excited to now share our beers with our northern neighbors,” commented Larry Bell, President and Founder of Bell’s Brewery, Inc. (Upper Hand Brewery is a division of Bell’s).

To celebrate the brewery’s expansion, launch events will be held throughout Upper Hand’s Wisconsin distribution area beginning the week of November 16. Event information will be available on Upper Hand Brewery’s website, as well as its social media channels.

About Upper Hand Brewery

Brewed with a 20-barrel system in Escanaba, Michigan, our beers celebrate the beauty and uniqueness of the north and our community. We may be a young brewery, but our roots run deep. Upper Hand beers are available throughout the Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin. We brew beer where it is meant to be enjoyed. We invite you to visit and enjoy not only our beer, but the wonder and beauty of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

For more, visit upperhandbrewery.com.

You can also stay in touch with Upper Hand on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@UpperHandBeer).