Chaya Rappoport

Chaya Rappoport is the blogger, baker and picture taker behind retrolillies.wordpress.com. Currently a pastry sous chef at a Brooklyn bakery, she's been blogging since 2012 and her work has been featured on The Feed Feed, Delish.com, Food and Wine and Conde Nast Traveler. Inspired by seasonal ingredients, vibrant produce and exotic ingredients, she looks to understand the science behind why a recipe works, how to make it even better, and shares that knowledge with her readers. You can find her sharing seasonal recipes and delicious desserts on her blog and postings snaps of her day to day cooking + baking on her instagram account, @retrolillies.


Articles by Chaya Rappoport

Cold Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Vegetables Recipe

Noodles tangle together under a sweet, nutty sauce and combine with shredded grilled chicken for an easy make-ahead dish.

Chocolate, Halvah, and Tahini Swirl Buns Recipe

I had my first proper halva experience at The Halva Kingdom in the Machane Yehuda Shuk in Jerusalem. I’d never really ...