A real Hanukkah treat from a ‘Real Housewife’

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with a family favorite from Jill Zarin, one of the stars of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of New York City.”

Jill Zarin's latke recipe
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Makes 12 pieces


    • 6 large white baking potatoes
    • 1 egg
    • Matzoh meal (whole wheat is fine too; healthier option)
    • Salt to taste
    • Onions (finely chopped, optional)
    • Vegetable oil
    • Applesauce


Baking Directions:

Peel and boil potatoes until soft. Mash them with one egg for every 6 potatoes. Make into a 1/2-inch pancake. Heat vegetable oil on medium. When hot, put in potato pancake. Leave on one side for 2-3 minutes until sides are brown. Flip until done. Remove and add salt to taste.Serve with applesauce.


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