Who invented potato pancakes?
Although many associate potato pancakes with Hanukkah, their origins are more broad. They originated in eastern European countries of Germany, Austria, Russia and Poland as a peasant food. Potatoes were cheap, plentiful and easy to store, making them a staple, necessitating inventive potato recipes.
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