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Dishing Out Recpies

June 29, 2017

Chicken Curry Burgers

This is a little something different from your normal burgers, but just as delicious! What You’ll Need: 1 pound ground chicken (or turkey, if you prefer) […]
June 28, 2017

Goat Cheese Mousse

This is so fabulous! Serve with fruit crisps, berry parfaits or just by itself.  The possibilities are endless!  What You’ll Need: 8 ounces light cream cheese, […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

March 26, 2018

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Danaher and the Jenkins

It’s spring over here at Lajollacooks4u, and with the warmer weather, we’ve had a flock of guests come through our doors!  Last week, we had global […]
March 12, 2018

Lajollacooks4u Incorporates Italian Wine Pairings Into Its Cooking Events

Last week, Chef Jodi attended an Italian wine tasting at San Diego’s Solare restaurant hosted by her friend, Winemaker Lorenzo Scarpone.  There, she tasted a variety […]
June 1, 2015

What’s New: Ticket to Paradise

Ticket to Paradise May was all about the destinations… Intranational visits from sweepstakes winners to European escapades, Lajollacooks4u was both a destination spot and a tourist! Gourmet […]
May 28, 2015

Grilled Corn Chowder

This is a wonderful summer soup enjoyed by many of Chef Jodi's guests!  Grilling the vegetables brings out the rich flavors that really enhance this chowder. […]
May 5, 2015

What’s New: Springtime Sunshine

Springtime Sunshine! April was sweet and full of sunshine here at Lajollacooks4u. The month was bountiful with intimate home cooking classes and, of course, exciting news […]
May 5, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Berry Berry Fresh

Berry Berry Fresh! This month is all about the sweetness of spring and prime garden freshness. If you snuck a peak at our delicious May recipes, you might […]
April 4, 2015

Grilled Figs with Mascarpone Cream and Balsamic Vinegar

This delicious dish is perfect for all those end-of-summer nights.  You can also do this with other stone fruits, such as peaches, nectarines or plums—it’s up […]
April 1, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Spring Cleaning, Anyone?

Keep your kitchen clean this spring, with these tips! Spring is upon us and that means out with the old and in with new…It's that time […]
April 1, 2015

What’s New: Marching Into Spring

Hop into spring time with Lajollacooks4u From a lovely night in Tuscany with the women of Callan Capital to the piping hot numbers of home cooking classes with […]
March 3, 2015

What’s New: Foodie Adventures in February

28 Days of Traveling, Wining, Cooking and Dining From wining and dining in Cape Town to hosting a Valentine's getaway for a Puerto Rican couple, to private cooking […]
March 3, 2015

Peri Peri Sauce

As with all of her foodie adventures, Chef Jodi has brought back recipes to share! You didn't think Chef Jodi would travel to South Africa and […]