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Dishing Out Recpies

September 2, 2018

Roasted Grapes

This dish can serve as a wonderful appetizer, salad or condiment.  So simple to make and so flavorful! What You'll Need: 1 pound grapes on vine, […]
August 30, 2018

Blueberry Mojito

This is the perfect mock-tail for the holiday weekend!  If you’re looking for an extra kick, add vodka. What You’ll Need: 1/3 cup blueberries, rinsed 2 […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

November 13, 2018

Chef Jodi Cooks Her Way Through Italy

Earlier this month, Chef Jodi traveled to Italy where she experienced the height of truffle season. Her first stop was Umbria, a region in Central Italy […]
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 […]

Kitchen Tips

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 […]
August 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Too Hot and Too Cool

These Kitchen Tips are too cool and too hot The summer season may be reaching its final month, but we're still feeling the heat at Lajollacooks4u. Maybe […]
September 20, 2017

Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Rosh Hashanah begins tonight and we've got some delicious apple recipes for you to try at home: Baked Apples and Pears Apple Crisp with Goat Cheese […]
September 20, 2017

Apple Tarte Tartin

This recipe is a great way to use all those apples laying around your kitchen!  If you're not up for making a handmade pie crust like […]
September 20, 2017

Apple Cinnamon Streusel Cake

This is a perfect fall recipe or everyday cake. The apples and cream cheese give it a wonderful flavor – so delicious! What You’ll Need: Apple […]
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 […]