12 Easy And Kid-Friendly Chanukah Recipes

Jewish holidays often have foods associated with them, and Chanukah is no different. Families enjoy latkes, hot and savoury potato pancakes, or sufganiyot, jam doughnuts. These fried treats are reminders of the miracle of the Chanukah story--the a day's supply of oil burned for eight nights. As you and your kids get ready to celebrate Chanukah, have fun experimenting with new-to-you recipes and traditional favourites using this list.

Click on any of the pink buttons below to jump to that section of recipes. Don’t forget to visit the special PJ Library Chanukah guide for fast and easy holiday suggestions.


An easy fried nutella pocket for Chanukah

Avocado Latkes Breakfast Tacos  via What Jew Wanna Eat
Nutella Pocket
Ricotta Pancakes via Kosher.com


vegetable fried rice

Veggie Fried Rice 
Latke Pizza via What Jew Wanna Eat
Loaded Chili Cheese Latkes via What Jew Wanna Eat


zucchini sticks

Unfried Chicken Fingers
Oven Fried Zucchini Sticks
Easy Chicken Stirfry

Snacks & Sides

donut holes for Hanukkah

Pineapple Fritters via Kosher.com
Sufganiyot doughnut Holes
Stained Glass Cookies

Chag Sameach!