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Michael Schlow Opening Casolare in the Glover Park Hotel; More Details on the Obama and Bourdain Dinner in Vietnam

Plus, there's a possible wine price markup coming to Montgomery County

Michael Schlow at Tico
Michael Schlow at Tico
R. Lopez

GLOVER PARK Michael Schlow (owner of Tico, The Riggsby, and Alta Strada) plans to open a second Italian restaurant in D.C. this July, according to the Washington Post. Casolare will be part of the new Glover Park Hotel. The menu will highlight the southern coastal areas of Italy, with an emphasis on fish. [WaPo]

POTUSEater has further details on Anthony Bourdain's meal with the President in Hanoi. Obama is apparently pretty good with chopsticks. [Eater]

MARYLAND Bethesda Magazine reports the Department of Liquor Control (DLC) in Montgomery County is trying to increase the price markup on certain fine wines by 10 percent. Some restaurants say it could result in a decreased wine selection for customers. [Bethesda]