Hanukkah 2020 is fast approaching, but do you have a food strategy yet? If not, check out these delicious recipes to have a holiday to remember. These are great regardless of whether you observe the holiday or just love these greasy, hearty potato pancakes.
These latkes are good enough for AllRecipes contributor Lindsay’s family, and they should be good enough for yours. A holiday essential, these thin golden pancakes are delicious when topped with sour cream and applesauce. The addition of onion and spices adds some flavor to the tried and true flavor. Warning: you may want to make multiple batches of these as they tend to be gobbled up fast.
Need a used for baked potato or slightly old mashed potato? Put them in a latke? Thanks to user Bronson McKinley’s genius, you can turn a drab leftover into a fabulous dinner accompaniment. Simply mash up the mixture, form a dough, separate it into pieces, and fry up some deliciousness.
While most traditional latkes are fried in oil, these use an air fryer sprayed with oil. Since these gadgets are all the rage right now, why not change things up and make use of it for a slightly lighter take? Please note that they might look a bit crispier than the traditional ones, but they are still delicious!
If you are one of many who has plenty of apples left over from picking this past fall, put some in tonight’s latkes. Complemented with green onions, this flavor combo is one that is sure to impress. Serve with a heaping spoonful of sour cream.
Sweet and spicy come together in the mix of flavors, which is perfect for those who cannot get enough of sweet potatoes. Top it all off with sour cream for a cooling effect.
Eat the rainbow with this latke idea from Juliana Hale, which features russet and purple potatoes for a punch of taste. Harissa adds in a unique flavor, and the end result is so pretty that you may not want to eat it.
Shared by none other than Chef John, these classic but amazing latkes go great with salmon, dill and sour cream. Plate them in a delicate way to get wow-worthy responses. Potatoes, onions, black pepper and cayenne pepper make these pancakes seconds-worthy. Delicious!
Additional Latke Recipes
Once the festivities are over, all you may want is a comforting breakfast sandwich, perfectly greasy and shameful, but oh so delicious. This one meets that perfectly, thanks to the addition of a flavorful yogurt spread. Wake up with this latke recipe from Aja to put some pep in your step.
This light take on latkes is great for those on a diet, or who would prefer to change things up from the same old, same old. It makes a great vegetable dish, and, if you happen to have leftovers, just pop them in the freezer.
Happy Hanukkah 2020! Wishing you a joyous, safe celebration with your loved ones.