For the first time since the 1800s, the first full day of Hanukkah coincides with Thanksgiving Day this year, and according to many in the Jewish community, the two holidays have much more in common than just a calendar date. They both celebrate gratitude, community, and religious tolerance. From PBS Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
Jonathan Mizrahi is nuclear-physicist smart, so it may not be a surprise that he was the one who figured out that this year’s magical confluence of Thanksgiving and Hanukkah is a very unique occurrence.
Area restaurants are getting in on the action with Thanksgivukkah-apropos dishes. Among them is the pumpkin custard kugel chef Marjorie Druker is serving at the Modern Rotisserie annex of her New England Soup Factory in Newton. From Zagat
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? From Food52