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Dishing Out Recpies

August 17, 2017

Sauteed String Beans with Tomatoes

Tomatoes are in-season right now, so what better way than to pair them with delicious Romano string beans?  Both are available at your local Farmer’s market! […]
August 8, 2017

Tomato and Caper Sauce

This is a lovely pasta sauce and pairs well with grilled chicken or pan-seared fish! So easy and delicious and inspired my friend and chef, Chelsea […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

April 19, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Special Birthday Celebrations

Even though Lajollacooks4u is renowned for its signature team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, we specialize in birthday celebrations and other special occasions, too! Last week, […]
April 17, 2018

Chef Jodi Visits Famed Chez Panisse Restaurant

Earlier this month, Chef Jodi traveled to Berkeley, California, to visit the Chez Panisse Restaurant, owned by one of her biggest inspirations, Alice Waters! Chef, author […]
December 1, 2015

Easy Holiday Event Planning

As Thanksgiving passes, we find ourselves moving into the next stage of holiday parties. Everyone is having one and we usually always find ourselves having to […]
December 1, 2015

Happy Holidays from Lajollacooks4u

November was quite the month to be thankful for… Lajollacooks4u welcomed lovely groups of people from all over the country celebrating everything from big milestones to reconnecting with […]
December 1, 2015

Tuna Tartare Stacks

This recipe is so easy and delicious, plus you can serve it in so many ways! Stack it with avocado and manga salsa or serve it […]
November 4, 2015

A Month to be Thankful For!

October was filled to the brim with one-on-one classes and exciting group events. A month packed with unforgettable memories. But with November here, Lajollacooks4u finds itself beaming with […]
November 4, 2015

Prepping for Turkey Day

The Halloween is over, which means now is the perfect time to start planning for the next big holiday event: Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is a classic American holiday and one of our favorites […]
November 4, 2015

Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie

Bourbon and Chocolate Pecan Pie November is finally here and it's time to break out the pies! This magnificent pecan pie is just the treat to provide […]
November 4, 2015

Lemon-Herb Turkey with Lemon-Garlic Gravy

Everyone is obligated to provide turkey at Thanksgiving, it's tradition! But why not make it the holiday tradition that counts?! With this scrumptious lemony-herb smothered turkey, you'll never […]
September 30, 2015

What’s New: Looking Forward to Fall

Looking Forward to Fall This September was met with fresh new faces, intimate cooking classes, and exciting celebrations. Lajollacooks4u welcomed families searching for unique bonding experiences and novice […]
September 30, 2015

Kitchen Tips: It’s the Time of the Season

It's the Time of the Season The summer is fabulous time to enjoy the bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables from your booming local farmer's markets. […]