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Watch the White House Kitchen Get "Kosherized" for Hanukkah

Go behind the scenes as the White House kitchen gets a kosher makeover for the holiday

President Obama and the First Lady today sent their warmest wishes to everyone celebrating Hanukkah around the world. Earlier this month the First Couple hosted a Hanukkah celebration at the White House, an event that involved making over the kitchen according to the highest standard of kosher observance. Watch the video below for a look at the White House kitchen as it has never been seen before:

Jarrod Bernstein is the Director of Jewish Outreach in the Office of Public Engagement.