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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Pastries

Many people are intimidated to bake yeast cakes and to work with yeast. Some think it’s too complicated while others don’t like how it’s 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 […]

Chocolate Brownie

Ola Rokita07 May 2020Comment (1)

  Brownie is chocolate-lovers dream If you love chocolate as much as I do, then you must learn how to bake this chocolate brownie. I make mine with extra chocolate. Making brownie is one of the easiest cakes to bake, yet the results are extremely satisfying.  You can make a very simple version or, create […]

Coconut Macaroons are very easy and fast to make. It only takes 15-20 minutes to prepare them! Also, the recipe requires only a few ingredients, but the result is delightful. Another plus is that coconut is a great source of manganese. An important mineral said to be good for your bone health. It’s also rich in […]

I love making puff pastry! It’s light and not too sweet. Has many applications and it’s quick and easy to make. The lightly scalded dough that’s the basis of this recipe, can be served as sweet dessert or prepared as a savory dish. The puffs can be filled with cream, chocolate spread, or other sweet […]

I always think of September as the apple month. During this time apples grow everywhere. And when I was a child, I remember that my grandmother would bring bags and bags of apples home. My favorite is the Cortland apple. It’s perfect for baking and delicious to eat. Cortland apples have a hint of raspberry […]