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Dishing Out Recpies

September 17, 2018

Grandma Dorothy’s Coffee Cake

This was my Grandmother’s recipe and was one of my most favorite cakes growing up!  A perfect recipe for the Jewish holidays! What You’ll Need: ¾ […]
September 15, 2018

Falafel Salad

What You’ll Need: ½ cup Tahini sauce ½ cup Italian dressing 1-2 Tablespoons lemon juice 10 falafel balls (broken up into pieces) 3 cups shredded cabbage […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

January 9, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: A Celebratory Cooking Class

Margarita Inserni was looking for the perfect Christmas gift to give her soon-to-be daughter-in-law, Melissa, and decided that one of our gift cards would do the […]
December 17, 2018

Lajollacooks4u Visits Local Nonprofit Kitchens for Good

A big part of Lajollacooks4u’s mission is giving back to the community, and we are always looking for new initiatives to get involved in.  Chef Jodi […]

Kitchen Tips

December 3, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Stay Sharp for the Holidays

The holidays will be here before we know it. Stay calm, keep sharp, and cook on! For the happiest holidays, it's important to stay sharp and […]
November 7, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Theme of Thanksgiving

Chef Jodi is dishing out some wise words to prep for the big Turkey Day! If you haven't already, mark your calendars: Thanksgiving is November 27, 2014. […]
November 13, 2017

Eggplant, String Beans and Mushrooms with Fresh Lemon

This recipe is so fresh and delicious – a perfect alternative to green bean casserole! What You’ll Need: 2 Tablespoons olive oil 1 Japanese or a […]
November 9, 2017

Thanksgiving Appetizer Presentation

This is a fun and easy appetizer presentation for the holidays!  All you need to do is take either acorn or butternut squash, hollow out the […]
November 7, 2017

Citrus-Spiced Rubbed Turkey

Want a new and exciting turkey recipe for Thanksgiving? Try this one out this season! What You’ll Need: For Rub: 1 17 – 24 pound turkey […]
November 1, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Ross Dress for Less

October was an exciting time here at Lajollacooks4u, and we finished the month off with a fun-filled visit from Ross Dress for Less! Eight of its […]
October 25, 2017

Five Reasons Why You Need to Book a Holiday Party NOW

The holiday season has commenced, and it’s time to really start thinking about the logistics of your holiday work party.  Not only do these events give […]
October 25, 2017

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 […]
October 24, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Bahar and Sam

Here at Lajollacooks4u we not only offer team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, but provide hands-on gourmet cooking classes, as well. Our latest guests went the […]
October 18, 2017

Almond Butter Coconut Balls

What You’ll Need: 1 cup crunchy non-salted almond butter or crunchy peanut butter 1/4 cup honey or maple syrup 3/4 cup shredded, unsweetened coconut 1 cup course […]
October 12, 2017

Everything Apples and Pumpkins

Fall is finally here, and there are so many delicious seasonal foods to choose from! We've got some mouthwatering options for you to enjoy (with the […]