Mario Batali Writing 2 American Cookbooks and More News

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In today's Media Mix, the iconic A&W restaurant closes, plus the first Keurig store to open in Boston

Melanie Dunea

Mario Batali is working on two new cookbooks.

Check out these headlines you may have missed.

Batali Writing Two Cookbooks: Word is the Italian chef is working on two new books that focus on American cuisine, one out fall 2014, and the other out the year after. [Eater]

A&W Restaurant Closes: The iconic A&W family restaurant in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, closes its doors after 50 years. [KWWL]

Keurig Store Opening: The K-cup system is reportedly looking to open its first retail store in Boston. [Boston Business Journal]

Chipotle Parody: Here is a Funny or Die version of Chipotle's tearjerker "The Scarecrow." [Grub Street]

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