cooking events

December 17, 2018

Creative Ways to Recognize Employees This Holiday Season

Every employee wants to feel appreciated and valued, and the end of the year is a great time to recognize their hard work.  Aside from a […]
March 20, 2018

Spice-Roasted Leg of Lamb

This lamb is fabulous and is bursting with succulent flavors!  It’s a great addition to your Easter celebration. What You’ll Need: 1- 5 pound leg of […]
June 14, 2017

Blackened Seasoning Rub

Tastes great on white fish for grilled fish tacos, but you can use this on almost any type of fish or chicken, as well. What You’ll […]
May 18, 2017

Five Tips for Better Team Work

Successful teamwork is the foundation for creating functioning, collaborative teams.  However, it doesn’t come easy.  Attaining this level of teamwork takes work, especially since each team […]
April 25, 2017

Chef Jodi Visits North County Olive Oils

Earlier this month, Chef Jodi paid a visit to North County Olive Oils in Encinitas.  There, she met owner (and fellow Les Dames member) Sue Bush […]
April 20, 2017

Roasted Cauliflower Steaks with Sunchokes, Mushrooms and Cauliflower Puree

This is a fabulous vegetarian entrée, and is delicious as a shared appetizer, as well.  We use herb olive oil for this recipe, but feel free […]
April 10, 2017

Chef Jodi’s Passover Menu 2017

  Passover begins this evening, so if you’re looking for some last-minute cooking ideas, read on for some inspiration! For the First Course: Matzoh Ball Soup […]
April 6, 2017

Chicken Stock

This is the foundation of cooking!  Chicken stock brings more flavor to almost everything you cook – rice, grain or vegetables.   It is also the foundation […]
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, […]