In a recent Food Network Canada supplement to the Toronto Star, Zane Caplansky of Caplansky’s deli (not to mention numerous other enterprises) had some very kind and completely unsolicited words to say about yours’ truly.
Phyllis Grossman may just make thebest latkes in Toronto. If you ask Zane Caplansky, owner of Caplansky’s Deli and host of Toronto’s annual Latkepalooza festival, that is. It’s a dead heat between Phyllis, two-time winner of Latkepalooza’s Battle of the Bubbies competition, and Caplansky’s mother.
So, against Phyllis, no one stands a chance. “You get all these young upstart kids with their newfangled latkes,” laughsCaplansky. “But the competition is by popular ballot…and Phyllis wins by a mile.”
You can read the full article here, on page three.