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Making a great meal doesn't have to be so hard, even for dads. Join Chris and Phil as they figure out food, fatherhood, and everything in between. Dad's Kitchen drops new episodes weekly with fun and helpful content for dads learning to cook.

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • 082: COFFEE, PART 1 - Overview

    Episode  |  August 19th, 2021  |  20 mins 11 secs
    coffee, drip, espresso

    Chris and Phil discuss an overview of coffee in this three part mini-series.

  • 081: QUICK TIPS - How to Clean Cheese from a Pan

    Episode  |  August 17th, 2021  |  3 mins 56 secs
    cheese, pots and pans, quick tips

    Chris and Phil discuss a counterintuitive way of cleaning cheese from a pan.

  • 080: COCKTAILS, PART 6 - Flip

    Episode  |  August 12th, 2021  |  22 mins 40 secs
    cocktails, eggnog, flip

    In episode 80, Chris and Phil discuss the 6th and final classic cocktail: The Flip.

  • 079: QUICK TIPS - Making the Most of Your Peanut Butter

    Episode  |  August 10th, 2021  |  3 mins 26 secs
    all-natural, peanut butter, quick tips

    Chris and Phil discuss how to get the most out of your all-natural peanut butter.

  • 078: MEALS - Sandwiches

    Episode  |  August 5th, 2021  |  22 mins 35 secs
    blt, recipes, sandwiches

    Chris and Phil discuss how to make the perfect BLT and why all other sandwiches don't even really matter. Sorry, Elvis.

  • 077: QUICK TIPS - How to Peel Ginger

    Episode  |  August 3rd, 2021  |  3 mins 50 secs
    asian cuisine, ginger, quick tips

    Ginger is quintessential to Asian cuisine. Chris and Phil give a spicy little quick tip on how to properly peel it.

  • 076: INGREDIENTS - Fat

    Episode  |  July 29th, 2021  |  23 mins 34 secs
    butter, fat, olive oil

    Much like our Acid episode, Fat plays an integral role in our food. This episode has everything you need to know about getting thick.

  • 075: QUICK TIPS - Why We Make a Cornstarch Slurry

    Episode  |  July 27th, 2021  |  5 mins 1 sec
    cornstarch, obama, slurry

    When recipes call for cornstarch, don't just toss it in. This QT episode explains why.

  • 074: INGREDIENTS - Acid

    Episode  |  July 22nd, 2021  |  21 mins 2 secs
    acid, chicken, citrus

    Chris and Phil discuss how acids are used to balance out a meal.

  • 073: QUICK TIPS - Using Side Towels

    Episode  |  July 20th, 2021  |  5 mins 52 secs
    paper towels, quick tips, side towels

    Chris and Phil discuss the importance and versatility of side towels. Because paper towels are so 2020.

  • 072: COCKTAILS, PART 5 - Highball

    Episode  |  July 15th, 2021  |  19 mins 9 secs
    cocktails, highball, whiskey

    In Part 5 of their cocktails series, Chris and Phil discuss the Whiskey Highball and its derivative: The Gin & Tonic.

  • 071: QUICK TIPS - Why Recipes Call for Eggs

    Episode  |  July 13th, 2021  |  5 mins 6 secs
    crepes, eggs, quick tips

    Why do some recipes call for eggs? This QUICK TIP has you covered.

  • 070: CONCEPTS - GMOs

    Episode  |  July 8th, 2021  |  19 mins 4 secs
    corn, gmo, organic

    Chris and Phil discuss the pros and cons of GMO foods.

  • 069: QUICK TIPS - Taking Advantage of Leftover Grill Heat

    Episode  |  July 6th, 2021  |  4 mins 33 secs
    grilling, pears, quick tips

    Once you've finished cooking, Chris and Phil discuss a creative way to utilize the grill as it's cooling down.

  • 068: CONCEPTS - Organic Foods

    Episode  |  July 1st, 2021  |  19 mins 34 secs
    fruits, gmo, organic, vegetables

    What are the pros and cons of organic foods? Chris and Phil discuss and why it matters for our kids.

  • 067: QUICK TIPS - How to Get the Most Out of Your Hot Peppers

    Episode  |  June 29th, 2021  |  4 mins 4 secs
    jalapeños, peppers, quick tips, spicy

    Jalapeño peppers not hot enough? It could have something to do with black magic, or the lack thereof.