When JewishBoston.com interviewed Mayor Menino in October, he said he would officially proclaim Nov. 28 “Thanksgivukkah” in the city of Boston. He kept his word, and we have the proclamation to prove it!
This year, the symbols from Hanukkah and Thanksgiving will converge at a historic place, as Rabbi Yossi Kivman from Chabad of Mansfield will light a menorah at Plymouth Rock next Wednesday.
From The Boston Globe
Delish.com has everything you need for an unforgettable meal, including ideas for plenty of hybrid dishes.
In honor of this historic holiday mash-up, Bon Appétit fired up the anti-test kitchen and developed some combo dishes that should never make it onto your dining room tables.
From Bon Appétit
We took our video camera to the streets to find out what the people of Boston think about Thanksgivukkah. We even went to Boston City Hall for a special interview with Mayor Menino!
Combine the deliciousness of baked sweet potatoes with marshmallows and the crispiness of a latke to celebrate Hanukkah and Thanksgiving falling on the same day.
From The Jerusalem Post
A few weeks ago, to celebrate the once-in-a-lifetime super-holiday known as Thanksgivukkah, Food52 challenged Serious Eats to a friendly competition: Whose community could dream up the finest Hanukkah/Thanksgiving mash-up recipe?
Thanksgivukkah tzimmes pie is sweet potato pie plus apple pie plus carrot cake, with a citrus kick and a raisin crumb topping. It is a pie worthy of the miracle of Hanukkah and the gratitude of Thanksgiving.
A Massachusetts native says his “elf envy” led to creating a holiday alternative to “Elf on the Shelf” for Jewish kids during Hanukkah.
From CBS Boston
Every week, Rabbi Yael Buechler paints her nails. Only, unlike most of us, she isn’t on the prowl for the new Essie obsession. Every manicure has a purpose: to represent that week’s Torah portion.
From The Jewish Daily Forward