ICYMI: Carluccio’s closed in Old Town Alexandria

Food news, plus “grand theft avocado.”

Rocket Frog Brewing Company signed a lease in Sterling and hopes to open early next year. [Facebook]

U.K. import of Italian food Carluccio’s has closed in Old Town Alexandria. (We loved their hot chocolate drink.) [Alexandria Times]

Mason-Dixon will open a second location in Stafford. [Facebook]

“Grand theft avocado.” [Fox5 DC]

Newly opened Solace Brewing Company already plots barrel-aged beers. [Eater]