Pati Jinich recently donated one of her grandmother’s two pewter salsa bowls to the JHSGW. Though salsa is not particularly Jewish, the bowl tells the story of Jinich’s family’s Mexican-Jewish roots.
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Founded in 1925, Wagshal’s has been a DC landmark for traditional deli fare popular with famous locals, including Alice Roosevelt Longworth, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.