What is Gelt?

Gelt, which is a Yiddish word for money, is a wonderful treat for kids over Hanukkah. Hanukkah Gelt are chocolate coins which are usually wrapped in gold foil and give to children in mesh bags.

Gelt is often associated with the dreidel as it’s used as betting material during the game. Gelt is a wonderful prize to win and share when spinning the driedel!

To read more about the dreidel and how to play, click here.

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