TODAY on MHTV: I'm letting you in one of my biggest cooking secrets: Mortadella, the cured Italian deli meat with pistachios, adds so much flavor to meat sauce, it'll taste like it's been cooking forever. (It does wonders for meatloaf too.) I'm serving this rapid ragu with rigatoni and shaved and steamed broccoli on the side, plus make-ahead mocha panna cotta for dessert. More from the show.
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