3 Top Hanukkah Trends

By Megan Dobberteen

Also known as Weekly Musings, here's a look at this week's top trends. Helping you make data-driven decisions for your content calendar and staying up-to-date on what users are talking about is what it's all about.

Huzzah for Hanukkah! With the first day of Hanukkah being celebrated today, it's no wonder that traditional dishes—some even with a unique flavor twist—are filling the social sites. With eight days of festivities ahead, now's the time to perfect your posts for the week!

 

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1. Potato pancakes | 91% Week-Over-week increase in popularity

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Also known as latkes, potato pancakes are woven together with the Hanukkah holiday to create one classic food tradition that everyone will enjoy this winter. Intertwined with a holiday that's known for its comfort food, latkes are sure to find a place on dinner menus thanks to its versatile base. 

Introduce traditional Potato Pancakes to your users in a whole knew way with unique flavor combination. Sweet Potatoes, Zucchini, and Gouda Cheese are among the top-related keywords for incorporating this topic—as well as classic toppings like Apple Sauce and Sour Cream. Check out some creative recipe ideas from our partners to find inspiration when planning ahead.

 

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2.Challah Bread | 177% WEEK-OVER-WEEK INCREASE IN POPULARITY

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What would be a Hanukkah menu without this traditional braided bread?! Fuss-free and a versatile vessel for fillings, Challah is sure to be a favorite with consumers. Capitalize on this sweet bread trend by sharing flavor combinations that will appeal to any occasion. 

Challah is an ideal Hanukkah trend you can inspire consumers with—starting with the top related flavor keywords, Honey, Cinnamon, and Berries. Not to mention trending topics like French Toast and Bread Pudding top the list as new ways to use this bread.  Check out some of these inspired stories from our talented network of bloggers to see how they put this trend to use!

 

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3. Gelt | 83% WEEK-OVER-WEEK INCREASE IN POPULARITY

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These delicious chocolate coins are not only traditionally shared during Hanukkah—they're inspiring a variety of dessert recipes and decor ideas! These gilded gold, blue, and white treats and trends are sure to make celebrating this holiday even sweeter.

With its endless possibilities, these inspired stories from our partners (below) show that Gelt is best showcased with some of the top keywords—Cookie Cake, Hanukkah Gift, and DIY. There are simply so many ways you can integrate this delicious tradition into your future posts.

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Data-driven decision making 

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