Chanucah

Herby honey lemon buffalo wings

By Kosher Roast, December 6, 2012

INGREDIENTS

20 chicken wings
100ml olive oil
60ml white balsamic vinegar
Large bunch flat leaf parsley, chopped
Juice and zest of 1 lemon
2 tbsp honey
2 tbsp mustard
White pepper and rock salt
1 litre vegetable oil, for frying

METHOD

Wash and pat the wings dry and put in a mixing bowl.

Blend the oil, balsamic, lemon juice, honey and mustard to a sauce-like consistency.

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Campus Notebook

By Marcus Dysch, December 6, 2012

● Chanucah packs have been distributed to Liberal Jewish students on 36 campuses in time for the festival.

Liberal Judaism sent out 250 packs, each containing a menorah, candles, dreidel, Chanucah gelt, and messages from chaplain Rabbi Ariel Friedlander and student rabbi Benji Stanley.

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Technion University's Chanucah machine

By Anna Sheinman, December 5, 2012

Four Technion students built a Rube Goldberg machine, which is a machine that performs a simple function in a highly complex manner, to light a Chanucah menorah. Watch and see how they pull off this Chanucah miracle.

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Chanucah mashup: StandFour - Eight Nights

By Jennifer Lipman, November 30, 2012

Everyone's favourite Jewish music video stars are back - well, some of them. Featuring some of the Maccabeats, a Chanucah parody of "Some Nights" by Fun, "Die Young" by Ke$ha, "Live While We're Young" by One Direction.

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How to Make Latkes

By Jennifer Lipman, October 26, 2012

With the shocking news that Rakusen's is no longer making latkes, there's never been a better time to try and make your own. Here is a video to help you try.

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Lament for the lost latkes

By Marcus Dysch, October 25, 2012

Latke lovers are in crisis after food company Rakusen’s shelved Britain’s most popular kosher frozen potato products.

Fans of the treat have said that Chanucah will never be the same after Rakusen’s ended production of its Mister Rak’s range.

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Doughnuts are greek to me

By Jessica Elgot, December 29, 2011

Chanucah is all about the gallant Jewish revolt against the "wicked Greek kingdom". But Israel Ambassador Daniel Taub hosted a discussion on the interaction between the two cultures with his Greek counterpart, Ambassador Aristidis Sandis. He highlighted one positive influence – doughnuts are based on a Greek recipe.

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Manchester police get to grips with Chanucah

December 23, 2011

Seventy Jews, Hindus, Sikhs, Muslims and police joined a new kind of Chanucah party in Manchester on Tuesday.

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Chanucah in the community

By Jennifer Lipman, December 22, 2011
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'Maccabee' Havel remembered at Prague Chanucah ceremony

By Jennifer Lipman, December 22, 2011

The Jewish community of Prague paid tribute to the former leader of the Czech Republic at a Chanucah candlelighting ceremony.

Vaclav Havel, who died on Sunday at the age of 75, was praised during his presidency for his efforts to tackle antisemitism, further Holocaust education and encourage a revival in Jewish life after the Communist era.

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