Hanukkah (or Chanukah) is the Jewish Festival of Lights that is celebrated by lighting a menorah, reciting special prayers, eating symbolic foods, and more. The 8-day holiday commemorates the liberation of Jewish people from religious persecution around 164 B.C. You can read more about the history of Hanukkah here.
Try these 8 dishes that will gelt you and your family satisfied this season.
1. Latkes (Potato Pancakes)
Serve these delicious fried potatoes with applesauce, cottage cheese, or sour cream.
2. Chickpea and Beet Salad
Opt for a lighter addition to your festivities with veggies and a vinaigrette dressing.
3. Sesame Seed Challah
Challah is one of the most popular Jewish dishes and is totally versatile.
4. Braised Brisket
Juicy, tender, and totally delicious. This traditional holiday staple is a must-try.
5. Matzo Ball Soup
Savor the epitome of comfort food with homemade chicken stock and matzo balls.
6. Roasted Chicken
Roasted chicken is a must-have – you’ll want this flavorful dish again and again.
7. Sufganiyot (Jelly Doughnuts)
It’s not Hanukkah without Sufganiyot – bet you can’t have just one.
8. Chocolate Babka
The sweet treat is part bread, part cake, and completely delicious.
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