Future of Jewish Food
Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
New York, NY
THE FUTURE OF JEWISH FOOD:
A TALK and TASTE at ABC HOME
Join the country’s foremost practitioners, thinkers and critics for a discussion on the current state and future of Jewish food in America and for a tasting featuring house made pastrami from Wise Sons (San Francisco, CA.), Kenny & Zukes (Portland, OR.), Saul’s Delicatessen (Berkeley, CA.), and Mile End Delicatessen (Brooklyn, NY).
PROGRAM & SCHEDULE:
5:30 – 6:00: Schmoozing & Drinks
6:00 – 7:00: An Argument For Traditional Jewish Foods In The Modern Jewish Home
Featuring: Gail Simmons, author of Talking with My Mouth Full
Mitchell Davis, Vice President of The James Beard Foundation
Jordana Rothman, editor of Food & Drink at Time Out New York
Josh Ozersky, food columnist at Time Magazine
Moderator: Joan Nathan, cookbook author and host of Jewish Cooking in America
7:00 – 8:00: Looking Ahead From Behind The Counter
Featuring: Evan Bloom of Wise Sons, San Francisco, CA
Ken Gordon of Kenny & Zukes, Portland, OR
Peter Levitt of Saul’s Delicatessen, Berkeley, CA
Noah Bernamoff of Mile End, Brooklyn, NY
Moderator: David Sax, author of Save the Deli
8:00 – 9:00: Imagine A World With A Multiplicity Of Pastrami & Smoked Meat
Tasting of pastrami, smoked meat and pickles from each of the deli panel participants. Book signing with panelists.
PRESENTED BY: TABLET MAGAZINE, MILE END AND ABC HOME
Tablet Magazine (tabletmag.com) is the National Magazine Award-winning daily online magazine of Jewish news, ideas and culture.
Mile End is a Jewish delicatessen in New York City committed to breathing new life into old-world traditions. With locations in Boerum Hill Brooklyn, and NoHo Manhattan, Mile End redefines delicatessen classics by fusing the spirit and craftsmanship of the past with a thoroughly modern sensibility and aesthetic.
ABC Carpet & Home is an iconic NYC destination that has served as a catalyst in representing home design as a key form of self-expression. With beauty, design and commerce as tools, ABC guides a conscious, influential participant/change-agent to creatively commit to nurturing the planet and its communities while actualizing home as a sacred space.