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Cheers!

See What's happening this weekend

 
 
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beers on tap

growler fills

We sell a 64 ounce glass growler onsite. We also allow non-Imminent branded containers as long as they meet these requirements:

  • The container must be clean
  • It must have a sealable lid
  • 64 ounce mark must be on the container
  • Government warning should be printed on the container. (We have stickers if it does not comply)

Food vendor and Music calendar

OUTSIDE FOOD WELCOME TOO!

 

 

Grab something from a local restaurant or the Co-op. Have a pizza delivered or pick up some BBQ, Chinese take-out, a bagel or sub sandwich & head down to Imminent.

 

the partners

 

BREWING OPERATIONS

Randy Clay

Randy was first exposed to fresh, local beer as an exchange student in West Germany (yes, that was a long time ago!) After college and years of bland macro-beer, Randy headed west to Colorado. Being the mid-'90's, he found himself in the midst of a burgeoning craft brewing scene. Managing fine dining restaurants presented the opportunity to share his new love of microbrews with customers and friends. He began his home brewing career in 1998 when his future wife gave him a kit for their first Christmas back in Northfield. Over the years he discovered he really enjoyed the art and science of this marvelous craft. In an effort to improve his skills, he joined a few home brew clubs, entered contests and became a certified beer judge. His love for making beer grew to match his love for sharing it. Having planted firm roots in this town he calls home, he eagerly awaits the opportunity to bring local, delicious, and varied craft beers to Northfield.

Favorite beer: Tabernash Munich

INSIDE SALES, TAPROOM MANAGER & BREWER

Laura Meyers

Laura is a zealous home-brewer and craft beverage enthusiast. With a graduate degree in counseling psychology, Laura jokes she’ll be a great bartender. A bit of a renaissance gal, Laura has also worked in retail and food service, professional writing and editing, and non-profits in the creative arts and youth center milieus. Laura is proud to be an engaged citizen of Northfield and is eager to create positive relationships with other local businesses and members of the community. She sees Imminent as a sustainability-oriented business that supports a vibrant community of farmers, small business owners, artists and musicians. Laura’s favorite place to be (besides the brewery, of course) is in the stoker’s saddle of a grasshopper-green tandem bike somewhere Out West with a mountain range in full view…

Favorite beer: Currently, Peche Flanders Style Blonde from Culmination Brewing in Portland. I never thought I’d say that about a fruit beer, but there it is…A forever favorite is New Belgium’s Two Below. New Belgium was the first craft brewery I grew to love for their delicious brews, beautiful vision and their wit!

 

MARKETING, DESIGN & BEER TASTER

Tonja Clay

In 1994, the “townie” of the group, took her St. Olaf art degree and headed to Colorado to experience life outside of Northfield. This is where she found her future husband and also the wonderful flavors of microbrews. She noticed each brewery had their own unique label and this is one of the things that inspired her to pursue graphic design. While balancing her freelance business and 4 kids (2 teens and twin 8 yr old boys), she will use her design and marketing skills (with help from her marketing friends) to help Imminent Brewing become a place people from all over MN will want to visit. She hopes the taproom is a comfortable and inviting place for all ages to rest or play, spend time with friends & family, and of course to enjoy a favorite Imminent brew.

Favorite beer: Imminent's Honey Basil Ale

DISTRIBUTION MANAGER & BREWER

Derek Meyers

While in graduate school, Derek became enthralled with craft beer and the ways breweries, especially New Belgium Brewery, were able to engage and enrich a community. That same kind of community-oriented branding and marketing has informed Derek in his current role as a solar consultant, where he has energized the town of Northfield around a collective goal of making this area one of the greenest in Minnesota. He brings that experience to Imminent where he plans to promote Northfield and Imminent through distribution of Imminent beers, community engagement and recreational events that define Imminent as a unique brand and showcase Northfield for the exceptional place that it is

Favorite beer: Town Pump Pale Ale

Brewery location

519 Division Street South Unit 2
Northfield, MN, 55057
United States

HOURS:
Thursday 3pm - 11pm
Friday 3pm - 11pm
Saturday 11am - 11pm
Sunday 11am - 8pm

Phone: 507-649-9148

 

 

TAPROOM special EVENTS:

We are not equipped to host special events at this time. In late fall/winter of 2017, our neighbors at Armory Square will have a beautiful event space available for rent!

We welcome small gatherings (bday party, bachelor party, etc.)

Can I:
   Reserve tables in advance?    Nope
   Pre-order beers?    Nope
   Bring in my own food for an event?   Yep
   Book my own band?    Nope
   Request a band?    Sure. We’ll listen and make the final call.
   Come in earlier than my party and try to nab some tables?    15 min prior you can come
 

*Please let us know in advance if you do plan to come and bring more than 20 people - that way we can schedule staff accordingly to give you and all our guests a better experience!

PRIVATE TOURS:

We are offering private tours on Thursdays at 3 pm.  

Cost for a private tour and tasting is $5 per person and includes a 20 minute tour and two 5-oz tasters of a beer of your choice from our current tap room menu. Scheduling is at our discretion and must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.

 

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