February 24: Eat at Home: Why Buying Local Matters
Please join the Montgomery County Food Council for their next public event:
Eat at Home: Why Buying Local Matters
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 7-9pm
Denizens Brewing Co.
1115 East-West Highway, Silver Spring
What impact do local food businesses make on our economy? How can Montgomery County residents shop and dine to make a difference in our community? What are the benefits of buying local and what does “local” mean?
- Featured local food business leaders including Silver Diner, Dawson’s Market, Denizens Brewing Co., and Ricciuti’s Restaurant share their stories of growing a business and overcoming challenges;
- Local product samples from Dress it Up Dressing, Chouquette, Baklava Couture, Chocolates & Tomatoes Farm, Urban Winery, Cherry Glen Farm, and Fresh Baguette;
- State of the Montgomery County food economy report, including the culinary incubator and food hub project updates.
Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy delicious local food and beverage and learn more about how you can support a robust, sustainable food system in Montgomery County!