Mario Batali, Lovestruck for Lake Michigan

Bastianich, who, what?
Bastianich, who, what? Photo: Manhattan Magazine

“For long I’ve thought New York City was my one true love. But you’ve proven to be the perfect antidote to the bustle of the city; and she the perfect antidote to the stillness of Lake Michigan. I will spend all of my holidays with you but ssshhhhh … no one needs to know but us.” —Mario Batali’s Love Letter to Traverse City. [HuffPo]