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Oct 24, 2007 08:48 PM

DTW - Hamtramck - Smalec

I've moved back into the area, and have read of Smalec. Can I find this in the Detroit area?

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  1. Hi, and welcome back!

    What is "smalec"?

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    1. re: coney with everything

      I think that's Polish for "schmaltz." Made with bacon fat, however, if memory serves.

      I don't know for sure, but I'd call this place:

      Markowycz's European Home Style Sausage
      8616 Michigan Ave
      Near intersection of Trenton St. and Michigan Ave.