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Hanukkah: 17 great recipes for latkes

Hanukkah: 17 great recipes for latkes

Hanukkah is simply not complete without latkes. And though you can find all kinds of variations on this simple potato pancake -- do I grate by hand or by machine? Add onion? Matzo meal, flour or simply potato starch to bind? -- nothing beats a perfectly made latke. Crisp on the outside, perfectly tender inside, light in texture but rich with flavor, it's something to behold. And it's hard to eat just one. Check out the video above for a quick how-to and tips, and continue reading below for a recipe for classic potato latkes, which are just one way to get your latke fix this holiday season. We've compiled 17 of our favorite latke recipes, from traditional potato to beet,...