By Madeline Wikler, Judyth Groner
A highly-praised retelling of the Hanukkah tale with vivid, colourful photos and dialogue tops and inquiries to improve all of the eight nights of party. With candle benefits, ideas for taking part in dreidel, recipes for ltakes and sufganiyot (jelly donuts), phrases and tune to favourite Hanukkah songs -- plus recommendations on being loose, being assorted, miracles, legends, heroes, presents, gelt, and giving. every little thing you wish for a cheerful Hanukkah.
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On Hanukkah, it is customary to eat latkes (levivot in Hebrew) and jelly doughnuts (sufganiyot). Both are fried in oil and remind us of the miracle of the jug of oil that burned for eight days. POTATO LATKES (LEVIVOT) 2 c. grated potatoes small onion 2 eggs 2 Tbsp. flour or matzah meal 1 tsp. salt oil for frying Grate potatoes and onion and place in a bowl. Add the eggs, salt, and meal. Drain off excess liquid. Drop by spoonfuls into well-oiled frying pan. Fry on both sides in hot oil. Serve with applesauce or sour cream.
Drain off excess liquid. Drop by spoonfuls into well-oiled frying pan. Fry on both sides in hot oil. Serve with applesauce or sour cream. DOUGHNUTS (SUFGANIYOT) ⁄4 cup orange juice/water ⁄4 lb. margarine 4 Tbsp. sugar 2 pkg. yeast 3 1 3 cups flour 2 eggs, beaten Dash of salt Powdered sugar/cinnamon Combine juice, margarine, and sugar and heat until margarine melts. Cool to lukewarm and add yeast. Stir until dissolved. Combine all ingredients and mix. Knead until smooth, adding more flour if necessary.
Add doughnuts and shake. THIS PAGE INTENTIONALLY LEFT BLANK The wonderful story of Hanukkah highlights this Hanukkah anthology for children and their families. This book includes the history of the holiday celebration, along with candle blessings, rules for playing dreidel and other games, recipes, songs, and thoughts on miracles and giving. Praise for All About Hanukkah: “Written with clarity. . ” —School Library Journal “Vivid illustrations and text tell the Hanukkah story. ” —Baltimore Jewish Times “Clear language, accompanied by appealing artwork.
All About Hanukkah by Madeline Wikler, Judyth Groner