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Dishing Out Recpies

June 13, 2019

Cajun Sweet Potato Wedges

What You’ll Need: 2-3 large sweet potatoes (or yams), sliced in wedges 2-3 Tablespoons of olive oil 2-3 Tablespoons Cajun spice (or blackened seasoning) Blackened Seasoning […]
June 13, 2019

Flatbread with Grilled Tomato Basil Sauce

I love making this recipe, the dough is quick and easy and grilling the flatbread is a blast. Topped with the tomato basil sauce, you can’t […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

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 […]

Kitchen Tips

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 […]
April 24, 2018

Mexican Cheeses 101

Who doesn’t love cheese?  With Cinco de Mayo right around the corner, we’ve rounded up five excellent Mexican cheeses that you need to start cooking with […]

Our Team Events

January 5, 2017

Team Building in the New Year

With the new year just beginning, there’s no better time to recognize and celebrate all your team’s accomplishments in 2016.  Here’s why throwing a team-building event […]
November 9, 2016

What it Takes to Make a Great Team

Good teams don’t just happen overnight.  Often times, it takes years to cultivate a healthy working environment.  So what does it take to attain a highly […]
October 3, 2018

Popular Team-Building Recipes

Nothing brings a team together like cooking and eating does, which is why team-building cooking classes have become so popular. Cooking appeals to companies because it […]
October 3, 2018

How to Make the Most of Your Next Team-Building Event

Team-building events, if done right, can yield tremendous benefits, such as increased morale, stronger relationships among team members, and a more cohesive and productive workplace.  But, […]
September 26, 2018

Everything Grapes

It is harvest season for grapes, and we’re here to shed some light on this nutritious fruit! Grapes are a form of berry and come in […]
September 25, 2018

Chef Jodi Cooks for Kaiser Permanente

A couple of weeks ago, Right Hand Events contacted Chef Jodi to be the featured chef for Kaiser Permanente’s building renovation, an event that drew in […]
September 18, 2018

Chef Jodi’s Yom Kippur Menu

Yom Kippur is upon us.  If you’re in need for some menu ideas (recipe links included), take a look at our suggestions! Falafel Salad Roasted Grape […]
September 13, 2018

Chef Jodi Cooks for Kaiser Permanente

A couple of weeks ago, Right Hand Events contacted Chef Jodi to be the featured chef for Kaiser Permanente’s building renovation, an event that drew in […]
September 5, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Kids Edition

Our cooking classes aren’t just for adults – we love guiding little people around the kitchen, too! Eleven-year-old Claire flew all the way from Ohio to […]
August 28, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Gourmet Cooking Classes

There’s no better time than now to try our gourmet cooking classes, and we had three lovely ladies come from Florida and Lake Arrowhead, California, to […]
August 24, 2018

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

Lajollacooks4u provides unique and intimate experiences – from team-building events to family get-togethers, private cooking classes to special occasions. Dick Vandervoort and his family came to […]