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December 18, 2019

Tiramisu Mousse

This recipe is always a hit when entertaining.  Perfect for New Year's get-togethers! What You'll Need: 3 teaspoons instant coffee (I use the Starbucks Via packs) […]
December 18, 2019

Shrimp Salsa Verde

  You can make this simple, elegant dish with many varieties of fish, such as halibut, sea bass and tuna.  It's completely up to you! What […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

February 12, 2020

Coconut Oil 101

Coconut oil has become somewhat of a trend in recent years, not only to cook with, but also for skincare and beauty.  But is it as […]
February 10, 2020

Valentine’s Day Menu

Looking to stay in this Valentine's Day? Skip the crowds and the over-priced restaurant fare and prepare your own meal!  Use our menu below for some […]

Kitchen Tips

January 15, 2020

Best Herbs to Grow (and Eat!) this Winter

The days might be longer and the weather a little colder, but it doesn’t mean you have to give up on herbs just because it’s winter! […]
January 15, 2020

Health Benefits of Tea

It’s the beginning of the New Year, and many of us are looking to eat and live healthier, making tea a great option.  Here’s why switching […]

Our Team Events

June 27, 2018

Culinary Tourism is On The Rise

Culinary tourism, a trend where travelers specifically seek out destinations and activities that offer eating and drinking experiences, has become one of the fastest-growing and most […]
August 3, 2017

The Importance of Laughter in Relationship Building

Want to get closer to your colleagues at work? Apparently, laughter is the key to creating bonds in and outside the workplace, according to an article […]
December 30, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: AristaMD

Last week, we welcomed our last group to visit us in 2019!  San Diego-based telehealth company, AristaMD, brought 15 of its team members for a special […]
December 27, 2019

Team Building in the New Year

With the new year just beginning, there’s no better time to recognize and celebrate all your team’s accomplishments in 2019.  Here’s why throwing a team-building event […]
December 19, 2019

Chef Jodi’s New Year’s Eve Menu

The New Year is right around the corner! If you're planning on entertaining, take a look at Chef Jodi's menu.  She likes to keep it light […]
December 19, 2019

Tiropita

These are addictive and so delicious!  Great for holiday entertaining.  Feel free to add spinach to them, as well! What You'll Need: 1 – 1 lb. […]
December 19, 2019

Beef Tenderloin with Herbed Horseradish Sauce

What You'll Need 4 lbs. beef tenderloin 4 crushed garlic cloves 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon thyme 1/4 teaspoon Tabasco 1 cup […]
December 18, 2019

Tiramisu Mousse

This recipe is always a hit when entertaining.  Perfect for New Year's get-togethers! What You'll Need: 3 teaspoons instant coffee (I use the Starbucks Via packs) […]
December 18, 2019

Shrimp Salsa Verde

  You can make this simple, elegant dish with many varieties of fish, such as halibut, sea bass and tuna.  It's completely up to you! What […]
December 18, 2019

Sour Cream Streusel Coffee Cake

This is a delicious holiday dessert, courtesy of Bon Appetit.  Enjoy! What You’ll Need: 1 ¼ cups coarsely chopped walnuts ¾ - 1 cup (packed) golden […]
December 18, 2019

New Year’s Eve 2019 Checklist

There’s nothing like a festive New Year’s Eve party, and with 2020 being right around the corner, you may feel compelled to throw a bash of […]