8 Modern Takes on the Classic Latke

The classic potato latke, served with anything from applesauce to sour cream, is delicious and perfect just the way it is! Of course, if you’re looking to update your recipe, or just try out something a little new this year, these super tasty variations are a great way to start! From savory cheese latkes to colorful carrot and beet latkes, there’s plenty of great ideas here to inspire your own tasty creations too.

Cheese Latkes from The Shiksa in the KitchenCheese Latkes


Parsnip, Leek, and Potato Latkes from EpicuriousParsnip, Leek, and Potato Latkes

Photo by Marcus Nilsson


Latkes with Sichuan Peppercorns from Serious EatsLatkes with Sichuan Peppercorns

Photo by J. Kenji Lopez-Alt


Curried Sweet Potato Latkes from EpicuriousCurried Sweet Potato Latkes

Photo by ashdmarcin


Carrot and Beet Latkes from Martha StewartCarrot and Beet Latkes


Salmon Latkes from Food.comSalmon Latkes

Photo by Mackenzie LTD


Butternut Squash and Potato Latkes with Apple Salsa from MyRecipesButternut Squash and Potato Latkes with Apple Salsa

Photo by John Autry


Mediterranean Chickpea Latkes from Food.comChickpea Latkes

Photo by Sher at What Did You eat


Photo Credits: ashdmarcin, mackenzieltd, What Did You Eat?