Worry Less, Eat More. An article in Guilt and Pleasure Journal.
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Check out an article I wrote on deli and health, which came out today in the always insightful and interesting Guilt and Pleasure journal of Jewish thought and culture.
“….I want you to repeat the following out loud: Deli is good for me. Corned beef won’t kill me. I was born to eat blintzes.
Why should the above sound so ridiculous?
Because we are told by “nutritional experts” that knishes are empty carbs. That a bissel of chopped liver is a guilty indulgence. And a pastrami sandwich? Nothing less than a death sentence. One Jewish cardiologist alarmingly told me how “deli has killed more Jews than the Gestapo”. Somehow the idea that the food of your Ashkenazi ancestors can be both delicious and nutritious seems verboten in this day and age….”
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