Comptroller Franchot to Visit Silver Spring Brewery and Ethiopian Restaurant

-Comptroller to Present Proclamations to Denizens Brewing Company and Addis Ababa-

WHO:           Comptroller Peter Franchot

Local elected leaders

WHAT:           Comptroller Peter Franchot will visit Denizens Brewing Company today to present a proclamation for its success as a business and microbrewery. The craft brewery opened in 2014 and serves European-style lagers, American-style ales, Belgian-inspired beers, sour beers and barrel-aged beers.

Afterward, the Comptroller then will honor Addis Ababa with a proclamation for its success as an Ethiopian restaurant. Established in 1998, it is one of the longest-operating Ethiopian restaurants in Silver Spring.

WHEN:           Today, October 14, 2015

WHERE:        12:15 p.m.                                                       1 p.m.

Denizens Brewing Company                             Addis Ababa

1115 East-West Hwy                                       8233 Fenton St.

Silver Spring, MD 20910                                  Silver Spring, MD 20910

CONTACT:    Barbara Sauers 410-260-7438 (office), 410-212-9414 (cell)