Category: Food

Homemade fruit roll ups

I have memories of my childhood treat, which was called pastila.   Pastila is traditional Russian fruit confectionery.  Wikipedia describes Russian pastila  as marshmallow but tasting like fruit.  Pastila is served as a tea desert....

Candied strawberry

Candied fruit as a way to preserve fruit.  However, it is also used as a delicious desert.    Whole fruit, smaller pieces of fruit, or pieces of peel, are placed in heated sugar syrup, which...

Banana chocolate chip muffins

I do not like cooking, but I prefer home-made food.  Thus I either come up with my own simple, but very delicious recipes or simplify recipes from internet. I “invented” this banana chocolate chip...

Baked omelette muffins

  This is a very simple yet very delicious recipe for quick breakfast.  It is so simple, my son was responsible for making this omelette muffins  since he was 8 years old.  The beauty...

Russian Potato Salad (Olivier)

Olivier  salad is a very delicious potato salad popular among former USSR citizens and Russian community all over the world. The invention history of the salad is stated in Wikipedia: “The original version of...