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NEW YORK (JTA) — Larissa Raphael was sick of eating knishes that packed in plenty of potatoes but no punch.
Why is the knish — that simple-yet-comforting food item made of mashed potatoes and encased in a puffy golden dough — such a ubiquitous New York food?
The “Leopold Bloom,” above, is the knish for the urban adventurer, according to the bakery’s website.
Alex Wolfman, a descendant of Yonah Schimmel, the knishery’s original owner. Flickr.