Save the Deli



‘Save the Deli’ a call to arms
San Francisco Chronicle Jan 28, 2009
Are Today’s Delicatessens Cutting the Mustard? Jewish Exponent Jan 21, 2009

Dine Quixote: Racing to grab great deli food Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Dec 21, 2009

The Meat Of Jewish Continuity The Jewish Week Dec 22, 2009

Pastrami on rye, latkes and matzoh ball soup make local dining simply delicious The Desert Sun. Dec 16, 2009

Last Orders? Jerusalem Post review Dec 11, 2009

New Books St. Catherines Standard Dec 5, 2009

Favorite Non-Fiction Books of 2009 Los Angeles Times Dec 3, 2009

Is this the end for the deli? The Independent Dec 3, 2009

Pastrami Swami The Buffalo News Nov 10, 2009

Review by Rich Cohen Los Angeles Times Nov 8, 2009

In Search of the Endangered Deli Winnipeg Free Press Nov 7, 2009

A schmaltzy stimulus plan for New York: Five steps to save the Jewish deli New York Daily News Oct 30, 2009

A paean to pastrami and pickles Montreal Mirror Oct 29, 2009

Devotee chronicles death of delis Miami Herald Oct 29, 2009

Meaty Matters Sun Sentinel Oct 29, 2009

Arts pics: Save the Deli Philadelphia CityPaper Oct 29, 2009

Barons of Brisket: Deli man Zane Caplansky interviews David Sax, author of ‘Save The Deli’ National Post Oct 27, 2009

Author on Quest to Save the Jewish Delicatessen North Jersey Jewish Journal Oct 26, 2009

Deli in a Pickle Montreal Gazette Oct 27, 2009

Save the Deli: Montreal dubbed a nirvana The Suburban Oct 27, 2009

Screw the Environment: Save the Deli The McGill Tribune Oct 27, 2009

Heart and soul? Try tongue and liver
New Jersey Jewish News Oct 21, 2009

Interview with David Sax: Author of Save the Deli Miami New Times Oct 22, 2009

Good deli in the Bay Area? You bet your kishkes. J. Weekly Oct 22nd, 2009

Already Saved: David Sax Dishes About L.A. Deli Life LA Weekly Oct 23, 2009

Hello, relatives, nice to see you; now letís go eat some deli J. Weekly Oct 22, 2009

Nosh rambler: The Deli Man returns to DC Washington Post Oct 21, 2009

Deli talk with David Sax Newsday Oct 21, 2009

The deli capital? It’s L.A. Los Angeles Times Oct 21, 2009

L.A.’s Best New York Style Delis Los Angeles Times Oct 21, 2009

Move Over, New York Exclusive LA Chapter excerpt! LA Jewish Journal October 21, 2009

The Heretic: Q & A With David Sax Los Angeles Jewish Journal Oct 21, 2009

Pumpernickel and Dimed: David Sax doesn’t want delicatessens to disappear. East Bay Express Oct 21, 2009

Delis disappear in many cities Washington Times October 21, 2009

Deli History Served on Wry The Forward/ Haaretz October 19, 2009

Live and Let Rye *Exclusive Excerpt! National Post October 17, 2009

The Ethnic Food Chain Wall Street Journal, Oct 15, 2009

Knish and Tell Baltimore Jewish Times. Oct 15, 2009

An Ode to the Delicatessen AM New York, Oct 15, 2009

Hello, Deli! New York Post, Oct 14, 2009

The Disappearing Deli Chicago Sun Times, Oct 14, 2009

David Sax and his mission to Save the Deli San Jose Mercury News, Oct 14, 2009

The 10 most underrated delis in NYC (not online. p. 57) New York Daily News, Oct 9, 2009

Birthing pains last a month at Caplansky’s Toronto Star, Oct 8, 2009 (A review and video from Caplansky’s with reference to Save the Deli)

Jewish Delis Are Dwindling, Traditions and All
New York Times, Oct 7, 2009 (#1 most emailed story on day of publishing)

Pastrami on rye with a side order of culture Toronto Star, Sept 24, 2009

Man on a Mission to Save the Jewish Deli. Jewish Telegraphic Agency and Jerusalem Post, September, 2009

Book Buzz USA Today, June 24, 2009

Convention Draws Famous, Heroic Dayton Daily News, June 12, 2009

Deli dearth strikes a hungry chord The Buffalo News, June 2, 2009

Led New York’s Carnegie Deli to World Renown, Washington Post Feb, 2009

Milton Parker, Carnegie Deli Partner, Dies at 90, New York Times Feb, 2009

The Second Avenue Deli, Now in Midtown, Reopens, New York Times Dec, 2007

Why the thriving state of our delis might just explain our aversion to tax cuts, Montreal Gazette June, 2007


Long Live Pastrami Edible Manhattan Nov/Dec 2009

Save the knishes Time Out Chicago Oct 29, 2009

David Sax: The Deli King Oct 22, 2009

David Sax’s Destination Jewish Delis Truth.Travel (Conde Nast Traveler) Oct 19, 2009

Meet the New Deli,, October, 2009

Hollywood Nosh Spots, Vanity Fair, Oct, 2009

Speak of the Deli, Every Day With Rachel Ray, Oct, 2009

Review in Publisher’s Weekly July 13, 2009

Fall Previews of Minor Happenings Esquire, August, 2009

David Sax dishes on deliófrom Moe Pancerís to Mel Brooks, Toronto Life April, 2007


New York Delis are in a Pickle Voice of America Radio April 6, 2010

Jewish Delis Dennis Miller Radio Feb 25, 2010

Backyard Travel: Save the Deli NBC New York Feb 18, 2010

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Kenny and Zuke’s Deli KOINLocal6 Portland, Ore Feb 2, 2009

A Conversation With David Sax The Book Studio (PBS) Jan 24, 2009

A Taste of the Past Heritage Radio Network Jan 21, 2009

David talks with Mary Ambrose
New America Now Dec 18, 2009

David Sax interview Too Jewish with Rabbi Cohon

Interview with David Sax Dec 8, 2009

David Sax Silverbrow on Food Dec 2nd, 2009

The Food Show The Next Chapter CBC Radio 1 Nov 30, 2009

Save the Deli Daybreak on the Deuce (Fox Denver) Nov 13, 2009

Save the Deli Here on Earth Wisconsin NPR Nov 6, 2009

Sunday Bite: Save the Deli CTV Montreal Nov 8, 2009

Art of Living Nov 1, 2009

Save the Deli! The Wire Oct 29, 2009

Counter Culture: Save the Deli blogDowntown Oct 29, 2009

KCRW Good Food
Oct 24, 2009

The Jewish Channel The story appears at 4:40 in the video. Oct 23, 2009

Authentic Jewish Deli? The list is limited in DC WTOP Radio Listen Here

Deli Dollars BNN: Squeezeplay Oct 22, 2009

Endangered Delis Brian Lehrer show. WNYC (NPR) October 14, 2009

A Mission to Save Real Jewish Delis, a Dying Breed All Things Considered (NPR) October 13, 2009 *Selected as Story of the Day

Share Your Deli Stories. NPR All Things Considered. Oct 9, 2009

Mediaite Office Hours: Book Show October 8, 2009

Meat Up podcast with Tablet host Sara Ivry February 8, 2009


Keeping pastrami on rye on the table Oy Chicago Dec 29th, 2009

Decline and Fall of the Jewish Deli Dec 28, 2009

Save the Deli Dec 24, 2009

Deli Cooking with Dee December 23, 2009

Save the Last Deli Torontoist Nov 11, 2009

A Mission to Save a Cultural Legacy, One Deli Sandwich at a Time PBS Arts Beat Nov 2, 2009

Meat and Greet Oct 29, 2009

Save the Deli! Slow Food USA Oct 29, 2009

Save the Deli Real Food Rehab Oct 26, 2009

A Good Month for Food History in NYC Village Voice Forked Oct 22, 2009

Jewish Delis in LA Beat NY, says author with Death Wish Gothamist Oct 23, 2009

Endangered Sandwiches List The Daily Beast Oct 20, 2009

Scene @ David Sax’s Save the Deli Party GalleyCat Oct 23, 2009

Menumental: A brilliant ode to the Jewish delicatessen Oct 23, 2009

Can Jelvis Save the Deli? Forward Bintel Blog Oct 20, 2009

In A Pickle: David Sax Crusades To Save The Deli Oct 19, 2009

Kosher Orgy: Save the Deli launch party at Benís Off The Broiler. October 19, 2009

Save the Deli author shares his top five deli dishes in NYC Time Out NY The Feed Oct 20, 2009

What’s so funny about a Jewish deli? October 19, 2009

Win a copy of Save the Deli

Now Let Us Praise Pastrami Tablet. October 17, 2009

How can we save the Jewish deli? Dining Chicago October 17, 2009

Where Deli is Community October 17, 2009

Help David Sax save the dying deli Westword Oct 17, 2009

Rye Wit Tasting Table, Oct 16, 2009

“David Sax Talks about Saving the Deli” Village Voice. Fork in the Road. Oct 13, 2009

The Search for Real Rye Atlantic Food Channel. Oct 8, 2009

Fat Camp Tablet. October 7, 2009

NBC New York mentions the book, and exhorts readers: “So eat. Youíre skin and bones, look at you.” Sept 25, 2009

Chef Laura want to put together a Sandwich Summit Sept 25, 2009

My Series of Six Blog Posts at the Atlantic Food Channel, Sept/Oct, 2009

Omni Daily Crush: Save the Deli Sept 15, 2009

DIY Deli: Caplansky’s Secret Recipe for Succulent Smoked Meat DailyXY.CA, Sept 14, 2009

Pastrami: An Endangered Species? Fat City Blog, Kansas City Sept 8, 2009

Jerry’s Famous Deli gets slammed in a new book about delicatessens Miami New Times online, Sept 1, 2009

Los Angeles: Best Deli Town Foodaism by Rob Eshman, July 24, 2009

Look Ma, No Rush HeebHQ Feb 18, 2009

Q&A with David Sax of Save the Deli,

Article about Save the Deli on the Jew and the Carrot website

Don’t Delay- Save the Deli!, New York Magazine Online-Grub Street

Deli, not Delhi, Allergygirl’s site