Latke Love – 50 recipes for Latkes and Fixings

Latkes -Potato PancakesI love candles, brightness and fried things… So, not surprisingly I love latkes and Hanukkah.  Every year, this time of the year I look for recipes to capture and create for all the latkes that I can find. I decided this year to actually capture that experience virtually. Scope through my virtual journey and share my findings.

May the festival of lights bring brightness to you and yours.

So, here is what I found.

  1. Melissa Clark’s Classic Potato Latkes from New York Times
  2. Perfect Crispy Latkes from Tory Avey with tips on the Crisp Factor
  3. Food Network Latkes
  4. My almost classic potato Latkes
  5. Potato Latkes from the Splendid Table
  6. Potato Latkes from Real Simple
  7. Potato Latkes from Saveur
  8.  A caviar topped version from Smitten Kitchen
  9.  Another one that looked convincing
  10.  An Indian Spiced Latke from Food 52 (I told you, I was not alone)

Latkes – Beyond Potatoes, some of these are really good!

Tandoori Cauliflower Latkes

  1. Tandoor Caulifllower Latkes from me

  2. Mixed Vegetable Latkes from the Overtime Cook

14. Sweet Potato Latkes from my Jewish Learning

  1. Waffled Vegetable Latkes from Skinny Taste

  2. Harvest Latkes from yours truly

17.  Tri-Color Veggie Latkes from Genius Kitchen (now this one has leeks, I’m in)

18. Roasted Root Vegetable Latkes (another one I am excited to check out)

  1. Root Vegetable Latkes from Leite’s Culinaria

  2. Colorful Vegetable Latkes from

  3. And one more for the balanced kitchen

  4. And for the road, my zucchini and vegetable pancakes

Pumpkin Pakoras

Not really latkes, but seriously good fried stuff and Gluten-free to boot..

23. Pumpkin pakoras – Chickpea Flour coated pumpkin fritters

  1. Kale and Red Onion Pakoras

25. Radish and Scallion Pakoras

26. Vegetable Pakoras from I love Vegan

  1. Potato Pakora – Getting pretty close here

  2. Vegetable Pakoras from BBC good food

29. Corn Pakoras

30.  Palak or Spinach Pakoras

Fixing and Toppings to make the dish complete

31.  Applesauce from simply recipes

  1. Classic Applesauce from Martha Stewart

  2. Unsweetened Applesauce

  3. Applesauce with dates and star anise

  4. 8 epic toppings for latkes from the Joy of Kosher

  5. 8 more wacky ways to top the latkes from Food 52

37. Creamy Horseradish Sauce

  1. Love the idea of a feta and sour cream sauce

39. Basil Pesto, why not?

40. Jalapeno Dill Sauce, sounds like another winner

And something sweet to complete the meal, doughnuts all the way…

  1. Stained Glass Cookies

  2. Chocolate Babka, there is always a reason for these.

  3. Marshmallow Dreidels

  4. Coconut Macaroons a perfect treat for all occasions

  5. Hanukkah Gelt Cookie Cake

  6. Striped Star of David Cookies

  7. Sufganiyot or Jelly Doughnuts

  8. Pumpkin Jelly Doughnuts with Cranberry Jelly

  9. Mom’s Apple Fritters

  10. And the Washington post version

So, whatever your inclination or fancy this winter season, may your table be filled with wonderful delicious food.



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