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November 16, 2017

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Tips

Have you put off planning for Thanksgiving? Not to worry! We're here with some last-minute tips to help your holiday go smoothly. Use Your Own Herbs […]
November 15, 2017

Everything String Beans

Tired of the same old green bean casserole this Thanksgiving?  Vegetables are our favorite food group here at Lajollacooks4u, so we've come up with three different […]
November 14, 2017

Pears Blanched in White Wine with a Pecan Crumble

This makes a stunning presentation and is a wonderful Thanksgiving dessert! What You’ll Need: ¾ cup sugar 1 cup water 2 cups medium dry white wine […]
November 14, 2017

Thanksgiving Menu Ideas

Thanksgiving is a WEEK away, so if you’re having a hard time coming up with menu ideas, we’re here to provide inspiration!  Below are some of […]
November 13, 2017

Roasted Green Beans with Lemon, Pine Nuts & Parmigiano

What You’ll Need: 2 lbs. fresh green beans, rinsed well, stem ends trimmed 1 small head garlic 1/4 cup plus 2 T extra-virgin olive oil 1-1/2 […]
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 […]