Ola Rokita

Hi! I am Ola and I want to share with you my simple baking recipes that can change your life and how you feel.
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Breads

  Pizza is one of my favorite foods. I can eat it everyday. Making pizza dough is very simple to make and requires very few ingredients. For this recipe I use wheat flour from Poland, type 550. Watch my video on how to make this delicious recipe.

  Not all wheat flour types are the same If I were to compare wheat flour types in Poland, the closest that comes to mind is wine and grape varieties. Just like wine, some complement fish dishes better, while others are ideal for sipping with filet mignon. European vs. North American Flour There are big […]

Banana Bread

Ola Rokita16 February 2019Comment (1)

Don’t throw away your very ripe bananas! Use them instead to make a delicious and nutritious Banana Bread.

Belgian Waffles

Ola Rokita05 February 2019Comments (2)

Belgian Waffles or, as I grew up knowing them, “Gofry”, are my favorite breakfast treat. Summers would not be summers without waffles. As a kid growing up in Poland, waffles were sold everywhere during the summer. They were sold on the beeches, in the town squares, near parks, or even by the road side. Kind […]

Latkes – Potato Pancakes

Ola Rokita26 December 2018Comment (1)

Potato pancakes, also known as latkes, were the perfect comfort food during winters when I was growing up. They can be eaten as a side dish or just on their own. My grandmother made the best latkes. They were so light and crispy that they tasted more like dessert rather than a side dish. The […]