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Shut Up and Mangia!, Issue #077 - Osso Bucco
April 23, 2014

“ You may have the universe if I may have Italy" – Giuseppe Verdi

These beautiful cross-cut veal shanks are braised with vegetables, broth and wine. Fork-tender meat covered with a rich sauce and served on top of traditional Parmesan risotto. Mangia Italiano!

Osso Bucco

Osso Bucco is definitely one of the most popular Northern Italian dishes in any great Italian restaurant.

Due to the time it takes to prepare this dish, it's rarely seen on a restaurant menu. Usually, it's featured as a special.

It's rich and delicious and served with a delicious sauce which is made from braised vegetables, broth and wine. Traditionally Osso Bucco is served on a bed of creamy Parmesan risotto..... 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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Take Care,

Phillip J. Speciale

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