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The difference between latkes and potato pancakes

by Jim Leff 13 years ago

Sharuf asked (in thread linked below, taking place on the wrong board and it's all my fault and the moderators are pe...


Dave Feldman commented 11 months ago

Hanukkah Brunch Help

by CindyJ 12 months ago

I'm hosting a Hanukkah brunch this year. I've already got most of my menu down (gravlax; bagels; Bantam Bagels; egg ...

Ttrockwood commented 12 months ago

Who makes the best potato latkes in Manhattan?

by CindyJ 2 years ago

As much as I hate to admit it, I'm thinking of "outsourcing" the latkes for my family's Hanukkah gathering this year....


Florida Hound commented 2 years ago

Planning End of Hanukkah Party

by herby 2 years ago

We will be eight (six adults and two kids) on Sunday starting at 4pm and maybe another 2-4 people will stop by. I do ...

nannygoat commented 2 years ago

Chanukah Dinner

by jpr54_1 2 years ago

what are you preparing for dinner tonight and during the week?


eatingjoy commented 2 years ago

Perfecting Potato Kugel

by CindyJ 2 years ago

My annual "December Dilemma" is how to cook enough potato latkes to satisfy my family during our Hanukkah get-togethe...

CindyJ commented 2 years ago

A post-Hanukkah latkes question

by CindyJ 3 years ago

Just wondering -- has anyone ever used a muffin-top baking pan to make latkes in the oven? Spray with oil, place a s...

greygarious commented 3 years ago

If you're in Israel this chanukah....

by Subtletea 3 years ago

....go and buy these! They look unbelievable...


Subtletea commented 3 years ago

Hannukah Donuts in Queens

by janie 3 years ago

Who has the best freshest suf donuts for hannukah in Queens??? thanks


shoelace commented 3 years ago

Best soufganyot?(Chanukah donuts)

by sake 3 years ago

Is Amazing Donuts worth the drive from downtown? Need to buy about a dozen and would like a variety of flavours, ide...


DDD commented 3 years ago

Another side for my Chanukah dinner?

by magiesmom 3 years ago

We are having braised duck( this is braised without liquid) and potato and cabbage latkes cooked in duck fat with ap...


magiesmom commented 3 years ago

Happy Hanukkah, Heureux Hanoucca!

by lagatta 3 years ago

To all our friends here who are celebrating this holiday, hope you have a lovely feast!

heybaldy commented 3 years ago

A shortcut to making latkes?

by CindyJ 3 years ago

I'm wondering -- has anyone ever used frozen grated potatoes for making latkes? I'm referring to the potatoes sold i...


eatingjoy commented 3 years ago

Shortage of dairy Chanukah coins?

by cappucino 3 years ago

I can't find the bigger quantity boxes of dairy chocolate coins. I can only find individual "peklach"/mesh bags or ...


cappucino commented 3 years ago

Sufganiyot (Hanukkah donuts)

by cramcrkr 7 years ago

Anyone know where to find higher quality filled donuts? Not the kind that are filled with that canned sickingly sweet...


jaycooke commented 3 years ago

Hanukkah Brisket Dinner Menu

by jpc8015 3 years ago

Okay, full disclosure here; I'm Catholic. But, I have a brisket in my freezer and would like to offer a show of so...


masha commented 3 years ago


by Hilltop21 3 years ago

Is there a way to make latkes ahead without them turning brown. I want to bring a batch into my office but want to ma...


masha commented 3 years ago

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