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

Donuts

Ola Rokita16 December 2020Comments (0)

Donuts or “pączki” as they’re know in Poland are a traditional dessert going back hundredths of years. They are typically associated with “Tlusty Czwartek” or “Fat Thursday” which usually occurs in February after the Carnaval. Lucky Donuts In some parts of Poland people believe that in order to have a lucky and prosperous year you […]

Fruit Yeast Cake

Ola Rokita22 August 2020Comments (2)

  Making a fruit yeast cake can be an excellent way to use up your leftover fruit or berries before they go bad. Simply cut up some strawberries and mix them with blueberries or raspberries. The sweet and slightly sour taste of berries, mixed with a fluffy and delicate yeast cake, makes this a perfect […]

Pita Bread

Ola Rokita17 August 2020Comments (0)

  Pita bread has many applications. You can pair it with dips, make a sandwich out of it, or eat it with a cup of soup. I like to toast my pita and munch on it with salads. The possibilities are endless. Simple and popular snack with the kids The other advantage of pita bread […]

Many people are intimidated by yeast cake baking and to work with yeast. Some think it’s too complicated while others find it too time consuming. True, yeast is a temperamental animal, but once you learn how to handle it, the rewards will be bountiful. Whenever possible, I highly recommend baking yeast cakes because it’s typically […]

Several of my readers have reached out to me inquiring about baking bread at home. Given the common thread, I want to address the frequently asked questions I have been receiving. Personally, I am a big fan of baking bread at home. It allows me to add only the ingredients I want and prefer. As […]