In case you dont know, Chrismukkah is a hybrid holiday combining Christmas and Hanukkah that typically takes places the last two weeks of December.
It first came to attention two years ago after being mentioned on The O.C. by character Seth Cohen and has been getting bigger ever since.
This year, Loews Hotels in Miami Beach, New York and Los Angeles will be offering special menu items suitable to both Christians and Jews, such as Apple Cranberry Latkes with Egg Nog ice cream, Egg Nog Pudding in a Chocolate Dreidel and Shalom Santagria, which mixes Manischewitz wine with 7-up, cranberries, and white grape juice.
There will also be Gingerbread cookies shaped like the Star Of David.
Hotel spokeswoman Beth Grant figures the Merry Mazeltov menu not only proves that Chrismukkah is mainstream but will allow multicultural families to savor their favorite holiday foods in new and surprisingly delicious ways.
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