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Sunday, February 22, 2015

Elli the King of Broadway singing Allan Sherman's "When I'm in the Mood for Love (You're in the Mood for Herring) 

I tried hard to find an original recording by Allan Sherman but none was available. But if you listen to this you'll at least be able to appreciate the herring lyrics! Song starts at 2:40 into the video.




Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The Herring King of New York

Mark Russ Federman, the author of "Russ & Daughters: Reflections and Recipes from the House that Herring Built," joins our friend Yishai Fleisher of Voice of Israel Radio in-studio to tell the story of how one Manhattan store lasted for an entire century in the same location, created a craving for traditional schmaltz herring -- and then merged it with Swedish tastes to create a sensation.

Check out the interview: