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Dishing Out Recpies

July 9, 2018

Fresh Fruit Tart

You can use any fresh stone fruit you like – peaches, nectarines, plums, berries – completely your choice! What You’ll Need: For Crust: 1 cup all-purpose […]
June 20, 2018

Blueberry Margaritas

This is the perfect cocktail for summer! Fresh, easy-to-make and delicious — courtesy of foodandwine.com.  What You’ll Need: 1/4 cup fresh blueberries 1 ounce (2 Tablespoons) […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

November 5, 2018

Why Lajollacooks4u Team Building is Unique

Jodi Abel, chef and owner of Lajollacooks4u, has crafted several team building programs combining her passion for food and cooking with a strong focus on creating […]
October 31, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Lovely Ladies of Aetna

For the last ten years we’ve offered the most popular cooking classes in all of San Diego, and our latest guests came to experience a customized […]

Kitchen Tips

October 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Fresh Fall Fruit Tricks

Tips and Tricks of the Trade for Fall Freshness The Autumn season means endless amounts of fresh fruits and vegetables- and we love everything Garden Fresh! […]
September 2, 2014

Kitchen Tips: All About the Freshness of Fruits

Our Kitchen Tips this month are focused on: FRUITS. With summer slowly fading away like those hard-earned tans, we’re going to miss all of the joys […]
September 20, 2017

Apple Crisp with Goat Cheese Mousse

A delicious fall dessert – one that will keep you coming back for more! You can serve this in individual ramekins or in large baking dish […]
September 18, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Sekisui Diagnostics and Procede Software

It was a busy week for Lajollacooks4u, as two companies joined us for some fun-filled team-building events.  Our first group consisted of team members from the […]
September 7, 2017

Corn, Feta and Tomato Salad

This is the perfect end-of-summer salad.  Plus, it’s nutritious, too! What You’ll Need: 6 – 8 ears corn, grilled or steamed and shucked 1 cup cherry […]
September 6, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: The Mochulsky’s

The Mochulsky’s are the latest guests to walk through our doors!  In town for the Labor Day weekend, the family of four came across Lajollacooks4u’s 5-star […]
September 5, 2017

Back-to-School Snack Ideas

Are you in a back-to-school snack rut?  Not a problem!  We’re here with plenty of healthy and nutritious after-school snack options for your kids. Almond Balls […]
August 31, 2017

Six Ways to Simplify the Back-to-School Process

It’s that time of year again!  Summer is ending and the kids are going back to school.  But, as we settle back into our routines, there […]
August 29, 2017

Smoked Brisket

With weather cooling down into September, and that long Labor Day weekend, we know everyone will be squeezing in the last of the neighborhood barbeques and […]
August 29, 2017

Bruschetta

During one of my cooking classes, one of my guests just started adding all these delicious ingredients together and it ended up being the most wonderful […]
August 24, 2017

Everything Tomatoes

It’s tomato season here at Lajollacooks4u, and there’s never been a better time than now to incorporate this delicious superfood into your diet! Tomatoes are packed […]