It’s That Time of Year

And it is my absolute favorite! What do I love about this time of year? First of all, it's the music that plays everywhere you go at Christmas time. You can be shopping for presents or in the grocery store, you can even be at the gas station and hear all the familiar music of [...]

Cauliflower “Potato” Salad

THE PAPA'S KITCHEN CAULIFLOWER “POTATO” SALAD by Valerie Bertinelli Ingredients: Kosher salt 1 large head of cauliflower, cut into bite-sized florets (6 to 8 cups) 1 heaping ½ cup of mayonnaise (I use Duke’s of course) 2 tablespoons of yellow mustard 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar Freshly ground black pepper 1/3 cup chopped dill pickles [...]

Easy Coconut Green Curry Meatballs

THE PAPA'S KITCHEN EASY COCONUT GREEN CURRY MEATBALLS Ingredients: 1 cup of green curry paste 4 cups coconut milk 1 ½ cups finely chopped fresh cilantro                       Approx. 28-34 ounces of cooked meatballs Directions: Add the green curry paste to a slow cooker on low or medium-low, and once it’s heated slowly whisk in the coconut [...]

Easy Mid-Week Meal of Skillet Roasted Chicken Thighs and Potatoes

The Papa's Kitchen Easy Mid-Week Meal of Skillet Roasted Chicken Thighs and Potatoes Ingredients: 4 large bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs Kosher salt and fresh ground black pepper 2 ½ cups buttermilk Good EVOO 2 tablespoons of dry white wine – I used a Pinot Grigio 1 ½ teaspoon fresh thyme leaves ¼ teaspoon of Hungarian [...]