Family Celebration

Families often perform activities such as exchanges of gifts, home decor and preparing special meals. As a tribute to the ingredient that made a candle burn for eight days, the oil is used in some fried foods such as latkes (potato pancakes), the Sufganiyots (jelly donuts with powdered sugar or cinnamon) and broccoli cake mushrooms.

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Traditional Celebration

There are traditional practices in this day, such as lighting the menorah (candelabrum or oil lamp with seven branches) is preferable to use olive oil as the miracle of the Maccabees occurred with olive oil is also very common for this celebration meals are fried in olive oil, its dishes include sufganiot, potato latkes, mendelbrot and rugelach.
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