A pastrami sandwich at the 9th South Deli in Salt Lake City. Photograph by Anthony Weiss
The recipe notebook of Lola Blei, the author’s grandmother, who was known as Loly. Photograph by Daniela Blei.
From left, Josh Sharon, Solomon Taraboulsi and Gabriel Israel with The Shuka Truck in midtown Manhattan. Photograph courtesy of The Shuka Truck
While the deli remains intact, Wise Sons lost its commercial kitchen in the fire. Photograph: Flickr