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21 Next-Level Latkes You Need To Try

Listen, I love plain old potatoes as much as the next person. But it's time to dream bigger.

Before we get started, let's be clear: There is NOTHING wrong with classic potato latkes. They are perfect.

BUT: There is also a whole world of cool, hip Alternative latkes made with new flavors and exciting root vegetables, waiting to be loved and admired. Why limit yourself?

Here are a bunch of recipes to get started with:

1. Cheesy Potato Latkes

2. Sweet Potato, Turnip & Parsnip Latkes

3. Cilantro-Jalapeño Latkes

4. Curry Vegetable Latkes

5. Butternut Squash & Leek Latke Benedict

6. Rainbow Latkes

7. Hatch Chile Latkes with Hatch Guacamole

8. Cinnamon Sweet Potato And Apple Latkes

9. Brussels Sprout Latkes

10. Celery Root, Potato & Parsnip Latkes

11. Persimmon Latkes

12. Smoked Salmon Latkes

13. Zucchini Fritters

14. Gluten-Free Parsnip Latkes with Roasted Apples

15. Sweet Potato Latkes with Brie & Baby Arugula

16. Butternut Squash Latkes with Sriracha Aioli

17. Celery Root And Mushroom Latkes

18. Matzo Latkes

19. Beet & Potato Latkes with Thyme

20. Caprese Latkes

21. Kale Latkes

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