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Rainbow Latkes From A Mix

Let’s Get Crazy With These Delicious Rainbow Latkes!  You can make these for Hanukkah or for Parsha noah, or whenever you want a little rainbow your life. 

This is how you doctor up a potato latke mix, with natural food colorings you have quick and easy, special for you latkes from a mix. 

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  • 18Servings


  • 2 eggs
  • 2¼ cup water
  • 1 box Potato Pancake Mix
  • oil, for frying


  • 1 teaspoon turmeric


  • ½ cup spinach, chopped


  • ½ cup beets, chopped


  • ½ cup red cabbage, chopped
  • pinch of baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon water


  1. Prepare the potato pancake mix according to the instructions on the box.
  2. Separate the mixture into four even amounts.
  3. Mix the natural colorings into each mixture. For the blue color, microwave the mixture for 15 seconds.
  4. Add oil to a large frying pan on medium heat. Add a spoonful of each mixture to the pan and press down into a disk. Cook until golden on both sides.