All about Kosher delis, with a nod to Houston’s Ziggy (Our grade: B)

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Houston’s Ziggy Gruber in ‘Deli Man.’
Houston’s Ziggy Gruber in ‘Deli Man.’

Houston’s Ziggy Gruber in ‘Deli Man.’

Roger Moore | Tribune News Service

You may see better documentaries this year. But you will never see one more mouth-watering than “Deli Man,” Erik Greenberg Anjou’s look at the dying dietary tradition of America’s Jewish delicatessens.

It’s a playful and tasty crash course in deli history, deli dining and deli language, a world of smoked meats, cured meats and fresh fish. Vegetarians are excused.

» Read full review on MyStatesman.com


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