Thanksgivukkah

Ezra David Romero / Valley Public Radio

This week on Valley Edition we explore the once in a lifetime experience of “Thanksgivukkah” – Thanksgiving and Hanukkah overlap this year and won’t happen for another 70,000 years – through the culinary creations from the only Jewish Chef in Fresno. FM89 Reporter Rebecca Plevin reports . Also in the program, Valley Public Radio Reporter Ezra David Romero reports on the growing craft distilling movement in the region. Later in the program, Valley Edition Host Joe Moore speaks with California...

Ezra David Romero / Valley Public Radio

This year, the first day of Hanukkah falls on Thanksgiving. This once-in-a-lifetime holiday, that’s being called Thanksgivukkah , won’t occur again for another 70,000 some years, according to experts. Andy Karsh, owner of Karsh’s Catering and Zen Wok Fusion in Fresno’s Tower District, developed a special menu that combines the rich culinary traditions of the two holidays. He’ll teach us how to cook these dishes during Valley Edition on Nov. 26. Tursket (Turkey and Brisket) His creation : “It...