The Chew's Carla Hall Unveils New Old Jews Telling Jokes Carnegie Deli Sandwich
Cast members Todd Susman, Audrey Lynn Weston, and Marilyn Sokol, and show creator Peter Gethers joined Hall to sample the massive menu item.
The Chew's Chef Carla Hall joined Old Jews Telling Jokes creator Peter Gethers and cast members Marilyn Sokol, Todd Susman, and Audrey Lynn Weston on Thursday, May 16 to reveal the Carnegie Deli's newest culinary treat, the massive "OJTJ Sandwich," which is available now at the famed New York City eatery.
Inspired by the show's logo, the OJTJ Sandwich includes toasted pumpernickel bread, pastrami, swiss cheese, coleslaw, deli mustard, thinly sliced new pickles, and a small pickle on top (adhered with a toothpick). The sandwich, which was designed by chef Hall, sells for around $30.
Created by Gethers and Daniel Okrent, Old Jews Telling Jokes is a comic revue featuring five actors paying tribute to the jokes, comedians, and comic songs of the past and present. The show, which runs at the Westside Theatre, also stars Bill Army and Lenny Wolpe.