Cooking Class: Cook the Best Southern Comfort Eats

Learn all the techniques and flavor combinations that make Southern food unique during this fun and interactive cooking class. With the guidance of Chef Amira, you'll give tribute to soul-warming Southern classics as you learn valuable new kitchen skills.

Start by learning how to make the fluffiest cornbread muffins with simple ingredients. Next, cook a traditional smothered chicken with the perfect combination of seasonings. As side dishes, you'll prepare buttery parmesan and garlic mashed potatoes and zesty collard greens. Finish this Southern culinary journey with a heartwarming dessert by learning to make a creamy banana pudding with vanilla wafers, creme cheese and whipping cream. 


Cornbread Muffins

With eggs, oil, sugar and sour cream

Smothered Chicken

With flour, chicken broth and seasonings

Parmesan Garlic Mashed Potatoes

With butter and half and half

Collard Greens

With choice of smoked meat, hot sauce, sugar and apple cider vinegar

Classic Banana Pudding

With vanilla wafers, cream cheese and whipping cream

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 6
  • Event Duration 2.5 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • LabelsCouples, Group, Date Night, Fun, New American

Outside Reviews for Chef Amira

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Nicole Wilding

17 Jan 2022

Chef Amira showed me how to make a yummy cajun garlic sauce. It looked so good! I can't wait to try this one at home on pasta or fish. Sauces are always intimidating to me and she walked me through step by step. If you are in Atlanta I recommend taking a class with Chef Amira!

$ 95 Per person

all-inclusive: 2.5-hour class, meal and taxes.

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A native of Seattle, Chef Amira developed a love for food and preparing dishes as a child while helping her mother cook at home. Her passion for sharing food with others led her to open an authentic soul food restaurant and keeps her creating new recipes all the time. For Chef Amira, food represents family, happiness and music — qualities she always brings to her events and cooking classes.

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