Atlanta’s cooking classes offer the opportunity to learn something new! Maybe with someone you love- your spouse or your kiddos. The best part – you don’t have to clean up the mess! Here are a selection of our favorite places for coming together to learn.
Farmview Schoolhouse offers an array of classes and workshops taught by local makers and do-ers who have skills, knowledge and passion to share. Featuring year-round, hands-on opportunities for you and your family to LEARN, GROW & FLOURISH, classes include:
• Bread making
• Sausage making
• Scone making
• Tea blending
• Delta tamale making
• Vegetarian cooking
• Pickle making
• Water bath and pressure canning
• Advanced meal prep
• Pasta making beginner and advanced
• Instant pot cooking
• Breaking down the pig
• Breaking down the Yard Bird
Participants leave with usable skills and recipes and product samples. Customized classes are also available, as well as educational tours of Farmview Market.
The Cook's Warehouse is Atlanta’s premier cooking school with three locations: Midtown, Decatur and East Cobb. All classes include menu recipes, samples of the food prepared and complimentary beverages. All students receive a 10% discount off of in store purchases (excluding alcohol) before and after class on the day of the class.
February brings chocolate classes, couples classes and hands-on brunch creations. Try pasta, wines or ethnic flavors in March...every month is filled with tempting treasures and lots of fun. Kid's classes also available for children as young as 6 years old.
They're known for their Italian cuisine made using fresh, seasonal, high quality ingredients, sourced from local, humane, ecological and organic farms as much as possible. Did you know they also offer cooking classes? The Culinary Club is a place to learn, exchange ideas and meet new people having fun. Every month they offer a range of cooking classes, tastings and workshops.
Enjoy soups, pastas, couples classes and more. I'm dying to take the knife skills class. This boutique cooking school is in O4W, diagonal to Krog Street Market. The owners love to show how much fun cooking can be, even if you hate it. While classes on the main calendar are not suitable for children, they often offer kiddo classes, so be on the lookout. DISCOUNT CLASSES HERE.
Located in Phipps Plaza or Northpoint Mall, you probably know Sur la Table for their gourmet cooking store. They also offer classes daily (sometimes multiple classes each day.) Try a date night culinary escape to Tuscany or Greece, or try your hand at sushi, pizza or fabulous French cuisine. Teen classes available, as well as kiddo and family cooking classes.
Enjoy classes from celebrity chefs, learn basic and advanced techniques, wine pairing and more. Classes work for couples, but there are also teen and kiddo classes for those as young as 8 years old. The Georgia cooking school location in in Alpharetta.
All classes include recipes or a class lecture packet and servings of each recipe prepared. Classes range from demos to hands-on topics, wine and cheese classes or teen/kiddo cooking for children as young as 2 years old (with parent.) For winter, try hearty suppers, Southern Brunch for Couples, "I've never heard of that!" wine classes and more. Whole Foods, Alpharetta location.
Pizza on the grill? Yes! Cold smoking, Game Day, seasonal treats and more are among the classes at the BGE culinary center in Atlanta.
Reconnect with forgotten heritage skills and explore innovative sustainable-living approaches. The Homestead offers an array of classes, but for chefs-in-training you'll enjoy classes like how to make your own French baguette and jam from scratch, summer preserves, edible and medicinal herbs, and more.
Classes here range from Orchids to beekeeping, but come spring, cooking classes begin as well. Try your hand at preserving fruits or creating an entire spring meal. There are brunch classes, gluten-free treats and more.
Cozymeal connects food lovers with local professional chefs who offer cooking classes, corporate team building activities, and catering experiences. With Cozymeal, guests can easily browse a variety of menus spanning a range of global cuisines. From large corporate parties to intimate gatherings, events are held at the chef's venue, the customer's home, or unique local venues.
Located in Dunwoody, Vino Venue offers a variety of classes related to - you guessed it - wine. The course catalog includes Wine Fundamentals, Wine Certifications, Cooking and Wine, Wine Tastings, Wine and Food Pairings, and more. You can also dine, attend events, and become a member of this one stop shop for all things wine.
This international food mecca offers wonderful classes during "growing" months.- it's one of the city's best kept secrets. Only $35.00 gets you a gift card to use in the store., plus take out containers with the leftovers. Create delicious recipes using the freshest ingredients, offered by a variety of skilled chefs.
While the Jewish Community Center is host to these classes for kids and adults, everyone is welcome. The state-of-the-art studio is a dairy/vegetarian kitchen, and the team of experienced cooking instructors offer a range of cuisine and cooking styles that will cater to every palate.
After 18 years in software development, Lesli bailed on the corporate scene. When she’s not traveling, she’s hiking in the mountains or checking out Atlanta’s culinary scene, whiskey in hand.
Lesli has two kiddos -Cooper and Elliot- plus two bonus kids currently at UGA, and she’s happily married to her soul mate.