How to Fry Perfect Latkes for Hanukkah

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It's just not Chanuka without the smell of latkes sizzling to perfection in the kitchen. These cripsy potato pancakes have become such a central part of the holiday's cuisine. But frying latkes isn't as easy as it seems...Here is a video tutorial plus some fun latke recipes to help you master your latke-frying skills. 

WATCH: How to Make Potato Latkes, Plus Recipe

Potato latkes for Hanukah frying in oil.

Nothing like the way our bubbies made latkes in the old country! These latkes are not loaded with potato starch, flour, baking powder or other non-essential ingredients. My grandfather shared this recipe with me when I told him that I thought his were the crunchiest, lightest and most perfect potato latkes I've ever eaten.  -Jamie Geller

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"Spiced with the exotic flavors of India, these latkes will add spark to your holiday."      -Jamie Geller

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