Audio Recording "Everything is cooked daily."
"Everything is cooked daily."
"Everything is cooked daily."
About this Item
- "Everything is cooked daily."
- Tumino, Sal (Narrator)
- Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
Created / Published
- - Italian Americans
- - Restaurants
- - Foodways
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - 21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
- - Mr. T's Deli (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Tumino Travel Agency (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Sal Tumino, owner of Mr. T's Deli and Tumino Travel Agency.
- - Summary of audio segment: TC asks where the recipes come from? ST says they're traditional, from Italy. Talks about ragu, and ingredients, which are part of the rice balls, which are deep fried. Uses saffron [saffron is used in Sicilian cooking, but not usually in the cooking of other regions of Italy]. ST says the food has to taste right, not only to eat, but to sell [he has high standards and won't sell food that falls below these standards]. ST says we make fresh mozzarella here everyday. Have it today, was made two hours ago. The taste is different than what you buy in stores. Has a cook who does a lot of cooking. Some talk about a Sardinian olive oil sold in the shop. ST talks about uses for extra virgin olive oil. Use blended oil in restaurants. Makes you sick. It's like a car, have to take care, change the oil. So it's very important what you're eating, especially today.
- Digital Audio Tape
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A011
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Tumino, Sal, and Thomas D Carroll. "Everything is cooked daily.". -08-12, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003904/.
APA citation style:
Tumino, S. & Carroll, T. D. (1994) "Everything is cooked daily.". -08-12. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003904/.
MLA citation style:
Tumino, Sal, and Thomas D Carroll. "Everything is cooked daily.". -08-12, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003904/>.