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Dishing Out Recpies

December 16, 2019

Beef Tenderloin with a Mustard Seed Herb Rub

This delicious dish pretty much works with any meat and has so much flavor!  Try with Prime Rib to make it a delicious holiday meal staple. […]
December 2, 2019

Holiday Cookies

We’re in the thick of the holiday season, so what better time of the year to make (and gift) holiday cookies!  Here are our tried-and-true recipes, […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

December 3, 2019

Chef Jodi Returns to Kitchens for Good Just in Time for the Holidays

This is the season for giving, and Chef Jodi loves to give back to the community, particularly to Kitchens for Good, a nonprofit whose programs provide […]
November 26, 2019

Thanksgiving Tablescapes

If you’re one of the many who will be entertaining this Thanksgiving, the last thing you want to worry about is setting the perfect table.  But […]

Kitchen Tips

November 7, 2019

Getting your Kitchen Holiday Ready with Seven Easy Steps

The holiday season is underway, with Thanksgiving, Christmas and Hanukkah right around the corner. It’s no wonder that we use our kitchen more during the next […]
November 3, 2019

Everything Fall

Now that the weather has turned and it’s getting a little cooler, we are all about roasting vegetables this time of year!  Pumpkin and all kinds […]

Our Team Events

September 21, 2018

The Benefits of Cooking Competitions for Teams

Just because you put a group together, it doesn’t mean they equal a team. Employees must learn to get along, trust each other and communicate effectively […]
August 1, 2018

Why Teams Choose Team-Building

At Lajollacooks4u, we specialize in one-of-a-kind culinary team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, and over the past ten years, we’ve hosted companies from around the globe. […]
August 15, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Private Cooking Party in Walnut Creek, CA

Summer is a great time to celebrate special occasions, so we were thrilled when we were asked to host a private birthday party in Walnut Creek! […]
July 31, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Vistage’s Second Visit & Heron Therapeutics

Our summer of team building continues! Vistage International visited our kitchen for the second time last week.  Jennifer Vedehnal brought five members of her speaker relations […]
July 29, 2019

Lajollacooks4u Now Offering Private Cooking Parties

The summer season has been super busy for us here at Lajollacooksu.  Not only have we hosted a variety of our signature cooking classes and team-building […]
July 23, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Darkhouse Consulting and AttackIQ

July has been super busy in our kitchen, as we had two large groups visit us last week for our signature team-building events!  First up, we […]
July 9, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Celebrating Independence Day with NERA Consulting

Lajollacooks4u celebrated Independence Day in a big way this year, by welcoming NERA Consulting into its kitchen for a second time! Twenty-seven of the company’s team […]
July 3, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Vistage and the Cannons

Things have been heating up in the Lajollacooks4u kitchen this summer, as we welcomed Vistage into our La Jolla-based venue last week.  The executive coaching organization […]
June 25, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: June Summer Fun

June has been all about team-building events at Lajollacooks4u, as we hosted two large groups in our kitchen last week! The first company to join us […]
June 13, 2019

Chef Jodi’s Father’s Day Menu 2019

It's hard to believe, but Father's Day is right around the corner already -- this Sunday!  If you're wanting to whip up Dad a home-cooked meal, […]
June 12, 2019

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is THIS weekend, and if you’re still wondering what to get Dad, we’ve got some ideas for you. Olive Oil There’s nothing better than […]