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Alix, the traditional food for Channukah is potato latkas (potato pancakes) fried in oil. Channukah is a celebration of when the Macabees (Jews a long time ago
) only had enough oil to last one more night, but somehow it managed to last 8 nights. The food traditions are all about oil because of that. Potato latkas are the most well know thing, but anything cooked in oil works