Here's a thought: don't combine Thanksgiving and Hanukkah this year, no matter how hard society pressures you. One holiday is about turkey. One holiday is about latkes…and light and eight days of presents. But let's focus on the potato pancakes for a second, because it's nice to take a break from talking turkey. Here are our 5 favorite latke recipes to keep things fresh this early holiday. Fresh like crab. We promised delicious, not Kosher.