Potato Pancake Recipes Share Print These crispy potato cakes -- a traditional Hanukkah treat called latkes -- are delicious both the classic way and when jazzed up with flavorful fillings and cool toppings! Jamie Chung Prev Next 2/11 Potato-Carrot Latkes with Lemon-Raisin Topping Combine two large carrots to the potato mix for a very veggie twist. Finish with the lemon-raisin topping. Get the recipe! Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!