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These recipes are drawn from articles that have been published on our site over the years.
Traditionally, Ashkenazi Jews - those from Eastern Europe - have made latkehs (potato pancakes), while Israeli Jews make doughnuts called sufganiyot. But what it all comes down to is oil. We're celebrating the miracle of a drop of oil that lasted eight nights. And we're cooking up our food in plenty of oil too.