Make your own Hanukkah mochi doughnuts with dipping jams
Mochi latkes bring a Japanese spin to Hanukkah
To have a little fun with this intersection of holidays, I made two non-traditional versions of a classic Hanukkah mainstay: latkes.
Christmas and the first night of Hanukkah fall on the same day this year. Growing up the child of a divorced, interreligious family, this would have blown my mind even more than it does as an adult. While I was raised primarily in my Jewish mother’s home, my brother and I spent every Christmas […]
There are two stories associated with Hanukkah: One tells how the vial of oil that was supposed to last for one day lasted for eight, and the other is the story of Judith and how she saved her town from annihilation at the hands of General Holefernes by getting him drunk on salty cheese and […]