We had a thunderstorm yesterday. I know that doesn’t sound super out of the norm but when you live in California, rain comes occasionally but I’ve only been through a handful of thunderstorms. I love spring thunderstorms and it’s one of the things I miss about the midwest. This stew is my idea of a perfect thunderstorm meal. Have a delicious piece of bread and a glass of wine; it’s the perfect, cozy meal. Read more and see the recipe.