13 Fried Foods To Kick Off Hanukkah

December 11, 2017

Tomorrow marks the beginning of Hanukkah, the Jewish celebration of light, and you can bet we’re breaking out the frying pans, potato graters, and tons of oil. But a whole lotta latkes (although delicious) aren’t the only way to observe the holiday. There are so many crispy, crunchy dishes that commemorate the miracle of oil. From traditional to unexpected crowd-pleasers, here are 13 of our favorite fried foods.


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Katie is a food writer and editor who loves cheesy puns and cheesy cheese.