One Pan Garlic Butter Shrimp with Orzo

The Papa's Kitchen One-Pan Garlic Butter Shrimp with Orzo Ingredients: ¼ cup unsalted butter, divided into two ¼ cup olive oil, divided into two 2 medium shallots, finely chopped (should equal ½ cup) ½ cup white wine – I used a good Pinot Grigio 3 cups of vegetable broth 1 ½ cups uncooked orzo 1 [...]


Grilled Pork Chops with Plum Mostarda and Arugala Salad

The Papa's Kitchen GRILLED PORK CHOPS WITH PLUM MOSTARDA Note:  Mostarda is the sharp Italian condiment consisting of candied fruit and mustard.  I cooked these with my indoor smokeless grill from Amazon. and served it with Hot Water Cornbread. These jammy-grilled plums in a mustard vinaigrette make the salad and pork chops come alive! [...]

Blackened Shrimp Lettuce Wraps

The Papa's Kitchen Blackened Shrimp Lettuce Wraps Ingredients: 6oz of Avocado ¾ cup of chopped cilantro ¼ cup of diced green bell peppers 1 chopped and deseeded jalapeño pepper 2 tablespoons of Fresh Lime Juice (divided) 4 teaspoons of Olive oil (divided) 1 cup plain, 2% Greek yogurt 2 pounds raw shrimp, peeled and deveined [...]

Fresh Blueberry Pie

THE PAPA'S KITCHEN Fresh Blueberry Pie (or any fruit) Ingredients: 1 ½ cup water 1 ½ cup sugar 1 ½ tablespoon cornstarch 1 ½ tapioca flour 1 teaspoon vanilla Red food coloring Directions: Mix together 1 cup of water, sugar, vanilla, and food coloring.  Heat over medium heat.  Dissolve corn starch and tapioca flour in [...]

Lamb Chops (grilled indoors)

The Papa's Kitchen Lamb Chops Indoors Ingredients: 2 large garlic cloves 1 tablespoon of fresh rosemary 1 teaspoon of fresh thyme Pinch of cayenne pepper Coarse sea salt 2 tablespoons of EVOO 6 Lamb chops, about ¾ inch thick Directions: In your food processor add garlic, rosemary, thyme, cayenne, and salt.  Pulse until thoroughly combined.  [...]

Flaky Pie Crust-From White Lily Flour Co

FLAKY PIECRUST RECIPE – From White Lily Flour Company INGREDIENTS: (For a single pie crust.) 1 ½ cups of White Lily (what I use) All-Purpose Flour ½ teaspoon salt ½ cup cold all-vegetable shortening, butter-flavored shortening, or unsalted butter cubed 3-8 tablespoons ice water or cold milk DIRECTIONS: In a medium bowl, combine the flour [...]