Latkes and Lights will once again feature a much anticipated Latke Competition! Restaurants and citizens will be in separate categories. Get excited because the best of the best in the Mile High City in Jewish Cuisine are frying up latkes:
- KeepSake Colorado
- Latke Love
- and more!
Our panel of special judges includes:
Chris Bianchi is a meteorologist at 9NEWS. Chris enjoys a nice bowl of matzo ball soup when he’s not forecasting a snowstorm.
Kristina Vasquez, otherwise known as @denver.foodie on Instagram. Kristina is a food blogger and contributor for 303 magazine with over 19,000 followers.
Ryan Warner, host of Colorado Public Radio’s Colorado Matters. Ryan has been honored by The Associated Press and Westword named Ryan the Best Talk-Radio Host for 2021. Ryan is a regular attendee of JCC Denver programs and when he’s not chasing amazing stories around Colorado, you can often find him enjoying a bagel or a cup of matzo ball soup at one of the many Jewish delis in town.
Steven Woodrow, state representative of House District 2 will be our third and final guest judge. He advocates for affordable housing, gun violence prevention, and the environment.
Think your homemade latkes can stack up against the competition?
Enter into the citizen’s competition and try to claim the title of best latke in Denver!