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January 27, 2018

Everything Beets

Beets can be found in the product aisle year-round, but the season for these root vegetables is right now! Fresh beets are a staple in our […]
January 26, 2018

Roasted Butternut Squash, Beets, Pepitas and Feta Salad

To complement the other dishes in this month's menu, we pulled together the perfect salad appetizer.  Serve up just the veggies or drizzle our Balsamic Vinaigrette […]

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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 […]
August 24, 2018

Chef Jodi Visits Pop Up Dinner in Ocean Beach

A couple weeks ago, Chef Jodi attended a pop up dinner at Gianni Buonomo Vintners, a winery in Ocean Beach. Chef Max Farina, of Zafferano Catering, […]
January 18, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: January Birthdays

It’s been birthday season over here at Lajollacooks4u, and we’ve been having a ball celebrating them! Up first, we had Guy M., who was celebrating his […]
January 17, 2017

Lajollacooks4u Announces its Newest Service Offering:  Corporate Cooking Challenges

Corporate team building events can bring significant benefits to organizations, such as enhanced communication, increased morale and lower employee turnover.  A close-knit team is crucial to […]
January 12, 2017

Healthy Winter Soups

There’s nothing like a good, hearty soup in the winter.  A bowl not only warms you up, but it’s often nostalgic and comforting, too. Luckily for […]
January 12, 2017

Curried Lentil Soup

Lentils are the fastest legumes to cook.  You will literally have a fabulous and delicious soup to serve in an hours’ time.  This is, of course, […]
January 11, 2017

Marcella Hazan’s Roast Chicken with Lemons

We’re eating extra healthy this new year, which is why we wanted to share this delicious roast chicken recipe with you. Follow these simple steps, and […]
January 4, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: the Kroeger’s and the Wirth’s

What a year 2016 was for Lajollacooks4u! We had the pleasure of hosting guests and teams from around the world and were able to expand our […]
January 3, 2017

Mango and Manchego Quesadillas

This dish is not only hearty, but incredibly simple to make.  Other ingredients, such as shredded chicken, jalapenos or fish, can be added to this, as […]
December 30, 2016

Chef Jodi’s New Year’s Eve Appetizer Menu

Need some food inspiration for your New Year’s Eve party?  Check out Chef Jodi’s NYE appetizer menu to get some ideas of your own! Sauteed Calamari […]
December 29, 2016

New Year’s Eve Checklist

There’s nothing like a festive New Year’s Eve party, and with 2017 being right around the corner, you may feel compelled to throw a bash of […]