Thanksgivukkah Recipes

The following recipes have been generously shared with us by and appeared on their holiday site where you can find more Thanksgivukkah resources.

Challah Stuffing

This vegetarian-friendly recipe gets its meatiness from mushrooms instead of turkey. And while most versions require an overnight staling of the bread, you can do the same thing in about 45 minutes in a warm oven.


Cooking Video: Hanukkah Sweet and Sour Cabbage Soup with Dill
A video and recipe from with New England Soup Factory’s Marjorie Druker.


Pumpkin Kugel
Not your average kugel, but perfect for the double holiday.

Cranberry Sauce-Filled Sufganiyot

The idea of making doughnuts at home might seem intimidating. Hot oil can be dangerous, and it only takes a couple missteps to turn your doughnuts from light to leaden. But follow this recipe and you’ll have impressive and tasty sufganiyot this year.

DonutsKosher Pumpkin Doughnuts
Pumpkin purée and classic pumpkin pie spices give these doughnuts a soft, comforting texture and taste.

Olive Oil Cake

For more Thanksgivukkah recipe ideas, head on over to And for Hanukkah recipes, visit our recipe archive.


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