What we're reading:
(Zimbio) Who knew Mr. Sexy could cook? McConaughey wants to share the recipes he bonds with his family over with the rest of the world.
(Slashfood) Mrs. Obama is another star planning on releasing her own cookbook! The book plans to have stunning photography of home gardens and recipes people can make using natural, healthy foods.
(Chicago Journal) To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy this year, the Italian government honored select restaurants in America that had the most authentic Italian food and offer customers the most genuine Italian eating experience.
(Serious Eats) This Swabian dish takes regular noodles to the next level by cooking them in a buttered pan after they're done in boiling water and seasoning with cheese, onion, and speck. What's the Germany word for "delicious?"
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