For 22 years, Helene Godin was a hard-charging lawyer for companies like Audible and Bloomberg.
This movie might leave a sour taste — or maybe it’s dill.
The distance between New York’s Lower East Side and Upper East Side is only a few miles, but the neighborhoods could hardly be more different. My grandfather Ben Schoenfein was born on the Lower East Side in 1899, 15 years before Russ & Daughters opened its doors at 179 E. Houston Street. The original appetizing shop still stands, overseen by 4th-generation owners Josh Russ Tupper and Niki Russ Federman. Last year, the cousins opened Russ & Daughters’ first café just a few blocks away on Orchard Street.
Pumpkin-apple challah from “Modern Jewish Cooking,” photographed by Sari Kamin of Honey and Schmaltz.