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Adam Richman shares his traditional family recipes for latkes and applesauce

TV show host and cookbook author Adam Richman is stopping by TODAY to share his go-to Hanukkah recipes — taught to him by his mother!

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Chef Adam Richman brings Kathie Lee and Hoda latkes for Hanukkah

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Chef Adam Richman brings Kathie Lee and Hoda latkes for Hanukkah

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He shows us how to make classic crispy potato latkes and homemade applesauce two ways: traditional and tart cranberry.

Adam Richman's Hanukkah Latkes
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This was the latke recipe I grew up with! And it is arguably the best and most traditional one I've ever had.

Adam Richman's Applesauce
Healthy Organic Applesauce with Cinnamon in a Bowl
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I love this recipe because it was my first example of homemade applesauce and the version from a jar just couldn't compare. I feel that it really preserves the integrity of the flavor and when you are making latkes, it would be a travesty to pair it with anything but homemade applesauce.

Cranberry Applesauce
Cranberry apple sauce
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Like many great dishes, this one reminds me of my mom — which is always awesome — but truly, it's one of those all-in-one-pot, straightforward recipes that creates a sauce that you can use with savory or sweet foods.

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