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March 29, 2017

Chocolate Roulade

This is a fun and unique dessert that works perfectly for either Passover or Easter! What You’ll Need: Cake: 6 ounces dark chocolate 6 large eggs, […]
March 28, 2017

Salmon Fish Cakes

This is a great recipe to replace traditional gefilte fish at Passover.  It also works as a fabulous (and gluten-free!) brunch or luncheon dish! What You’ll […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

November 21, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Jon and Emmeline

One of the things that sets Lajollacooks4u apart is our ability to customize our menu to every guest’s preferences! Jon and Emmeline came to us to […]
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 […]
June 5, 2014

Chicken or Beef Asada

Grill season is upon us! Summertime is perfect for firing up the grill in the backyard or for setting up a picnic at the park. Take […]
June 5, 2014

Quinoa with Black Beans and Corn

Go Latin this Grill Season: Quinoa with Black Beans and Corn This is the perfect side dish to compliment your grilled meats. Bring this protein-packed dish along […]
June 5, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Grilling La Vida Loca

Chef Jodi’s tips for spicing up those grill skills with Latin flavors! Time to get fired up for Grill Season! Put away the ground beef and […]
May 2, 2014

What’s New at Lajollacooks4u: Bringing May Flowers

April Showers Brings May Flowers The month of April was astoundingly busy for us at Lajollacooks4u! But good, gourmet food and wonderful people make time fly on […]
May 2, 2014

What’s New: Private, In-Home Classes

Bring Lajollacooks4u into your personal kitchen! This past month, Chef Jodi was welcomed into the home of Dyanna Burak, where she held a 2-day cooking class package in Dyanna’s […]
May 2, 2014

Coriander, Fennel and Cumin Crusted Salmon

You can grill, smoke or roast the fish however you like, as well. Yummy!” What You’ll Need: 2 pounds fish fillet 1 Tablespoon Cumin Seeds 1 […]
May 2, 2014

Roasted Eggplant with Saffron Yogurt Sauce

Roasted Eggplant with Saffron Yogurt Sauce Everything about this dish is beautiful! From the elegance of its title, to the beauty of its presentation, and of course, […]
May 2, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Chef Jodi Simply Can’t Cook Without…

What Chef Jodi simply can’t cook without… Chef Jodi’s kitchen is filled with wonderful kitchen toys and flavorful ingredients, but there are some things she simply couldn’t […]
April 3, 2014

What’s New: Our March Madness

We had our own March Madness with cooking classes and team building galore! March may have been a hot month for basketball fans, but for us […]