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This edition: NYC's Kosher Deli: Thriving & Growing in the 21st Century

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 17, 2015.

First aired: March 31, 2015.

The documentary "The Deli Man" has brought new attention to the food many of us have relished all our lives. In 1931, New Yorkers could pick their favorite Kosher deli from 1,500 establishments. Today, the choice is down to 15. Tastes have changed, food variety has increased, costs, rents - and how to grow - all discussed with documentary's stars.

Panel: Jack Lebewohl, 2nd Avenue Deli; Jay Parker, Owner/Proprietor, Ben’s Best Kosher Delicatessen; Ronald Dragoon, Ben’s Restaurant Group.

Guest List

Ronald Dragoon Owner/Proprietor, Ben’s Restaurant Group

Jack Lebewohl Owner, 2nd Avenue Deli

Jay Parker Owner/Proprietor, Ben’s Best Kosher Delicatessen