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Dishing Out Recpies

July 31, 2019

Grilled Stone Fruit

This is a delicious summer dish that is extremely popular in our team-building events! What You'll Need: 6 Stone Fruits (Peaches, Nectarine and/or Plums) 2 tablespoons […]
July 1, 2019

Mexican Mango Mint Mojito

We recently incorporated this fresh cocktail into our team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, and it has been a big hit!  Make these for a delicious […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

October 22, 2019

Why Holiday Parties are Important for your Team

Studies show that employees who feel appreciated and are shown signs of gratitude can be up to 50 percent more productive.  On top of that, signs […]
October 9, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: A Special 75th Birthday Celebration

We love celebrating special occasions here at Lajollacooks4u, so we were thrilled when we were asked to host a 75th multi-generation birthday party last week! To […]

Kitchen Tips

October 20, 2018

Get Organized for the Holidays

It’s that time of year again!  The holiday season has commenced, and it’s time to get organized before your out-of-town guests come through the door.  We’ve […]
May 24, 2018

All About Pickling

Pickling is so hot right now, and it’s the easiest way to preserve summer’s flavors.  All you need is a little vinegar, salt, sugar and select […]

Our Team Events

February 9, 2016

Family Reunions and Team Building Events

Bram Wiley Family Reunion Bram Wiley who met up with cousins traveling from Washington state, Alaska, Arizona as well as California kicked off the New Year […]
October 4, 2013

Kicking Off Fall with Touchdown Team-Building

With Football charging into the scene, we have team-building events that are a touchdown! We kicked off Fall with one of our most competitive team-building events […]
April 19, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Special Birthday Celebrations

Even though Lajollacooks4u is renowned for its signature team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, we specialize in birthday celebrations and other special occasions, too! Last week, […]
April 17, 2018

Chef Jodi Visits Famed Chez Panisse Restaurant

Earlier this month, Chef Jodi traveled to Berkeley, California, to visit the Chez Panisse Restaurant, owned by one of her biggest inspirations, Alice Waters! Chef, author […]
April 10, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Kicking Off Spring

April has been a busy month for cooking events at our venue!  First we had Unum Insurance and Lockton Insurance Brokers visit us to participate in […]
April 3, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Amway

Amway, a multi-level marketing company selling health, beauty and home care products, recently joined us for a fun night of team building! Thirty of its Research […]
March 26, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Danaher and the Jenkins

It’s spring over here at Lajollacooks4u, and with the warmer weather, we’ve had a flock of guests come through our doors!  Last week, we had global […]
March 12, 2018

Lajollacooks4u Incorporates Italian Wine Pairings Into Its Cooking Events

Last week, Chef Jodi attended an Italian wine tasting at San Diego’s Solare restaurant hosted by her friend, Winemaker Lorenzo Scarpone.  There, she tasted a variety […]
March 1, 2018

Chef Jodi and Alice Waters Meet in San Diego

This past weekend I had the pleasure of meeting one of my biggest inspiration, Alice Waters. For those of you who don’t know, Alice Waters pioneered […]
February 20, 2018

Bring LaJollaCooks4u Into Your Own Home!

You’ve made the New Year’s Resolution to cook more and eat out less but implementing your resolution is harder than you thought, right? We won’t lie […]
January 25, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Apex Fun Run and ID Analytics

We kicked off our 10-year anniversary this month by welcoming a local, for-profit organization into our kitchen! Apex Fun Run, an organization that partners with schools […]