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Shut Up and Mangia!, Issue #097 -
May 16, 2014

"Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside" - Mark Twain

A delicious beef stew seasoned with herbs and spices is perfect for cool day. Comfort food at its best. Enjoy! Mangia Italiano!

Italian Beef Stew

This Italian beef stew recipe is just unbelievable. It's a great weekend recipe that tastes better and better every time you make it.

I'm thinking it's the wine that gives it that added flavor. Not the wine I drank but the wine I added. It was the first time I made this Italian beef stew using red wine and it made a...... Read More

Eat Like An Italian

Very proud to announce my new paperback "Eat Like an Italian" will be released around mid June. This book will contain most of our old favorites plus many new recipes. Official release will be announced through our newsletterm "Shut Up and Mangia", and our Facebook page. Again thank you for your support. Without you we would not exist.

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Final Thoughts

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Mangia Italiano!

Take Care,

Phillip J. Speciale

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