December 2, 2023

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8 Hanukkah recipes: Latkes, doughnuts and a lot more

This year, when there are no family members gatherings, I’m primarily nostalgic for all these recollections, and foodstuff. If you are experience in the same way wistful, or just searching for a different very little brilliant place in what may well be a bleak December, below are eight Hanukkah recipes — latkes and usually — from our archives to contemplate. And, certainly, that’s one for every evening of the Jewish holiday.

Speedy Hanukkah Doughnuts, higher than. As promised in the title, this recipe cuts the prep time by employing self-increasing flour alternatively of yeast in the dough.

Traditional Potato Latkes. My colleague Olga Massov has engineered her ideal variation of latkes: crispy, lacy and irresistible, primarily to the loved ones pet dog she named after them.

Cherry-Pecan Rugelach. There are a lot of strategies to get the filling for this staple of Jewish bakeries, all of which will pair very well with the cream cheese dough.

Wine-Braised Pot Roast. As with other Jewish vacations, you are likely to locate a brisket on the table. But why just adhere to that slice? Here’s a delectable, gradual-roasting pot roast Olga initially revealed for Rosh Hashanah, which would also be welcome at your Hanukkah food. Pair with latkes for the supreme meat and potatoes supper. You can leave out or swap the potatoes in the pot roast, but no one particular in my property would blink an eye about spuds two techniques.

Bumuelos. For a distinct take on fried sweets, test out this Sephardic recipe that is far more like a beignet than the doughnuts you usually see at Hanukkah.

Apple Cheddar Latkes. Which is proper, there is no potato in these fritters, but they are no less engaging. Or make them together with a batch of potato pancakes for a latke sampler platter.