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Salud! Cooking School

Whether you are new to the kitchen, want to sharpen your culinary skills or just want to have a fun night out with family and friends, Salud Cooking School offers the perfect class for you. Join us for demonstration or hands-on classes, led by our own in store instructors as well as some the regions’ most exciting chefs, artisans and authors. Our locations in Alpharetta, GA, Johns Creek, GA, Nashville, TN, Charlotte, NC and Memphis, TN offer affordable recreational culinary education for all ages. Come hungry!

Seating and enrollment are on a first-come, first-served basis. If a class is sold out, please call or email the location directly (information below to be placed on our waiting list. With some exceptions, registration closes 48 hours prior to class. Payment is made at the time of registration.

Salud cooking school logo from whole foods market

Avalon (Alpharetta) –

  • Salud! is located inside of Whole Foods Market Avalon
  • 2800 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30009
  • Phone - (770) 442-3354 x2
  • Email: Shannon.marsh@wholefoods.com
  • Class Sign Up

Johns Creek –

  • Salud! is located inside of Whole Foods Market Duluth-Johns Creek
  • 945 State Bridge Road Johns Creek, GA 30097
  • Phone 770-442-3354 X 1
  • Email: scott.yaegle@wholefoods.com
  • Class Sign Up

Green Hills (Nashville) –

  • Salud! is located inside of Whole Foods Market in Green Hills
  • 4021 Hillsboro Pike Nashville, TN 37215
  • Phone 615-440-5117
  • Email - salud.nashville@wholefoods.com
  • Class Sign Up

Charlotte –

  • Salud! Instructional kitchen is located on the 3rd floor of Whole Foods Market Charlotte
  • 6610 Fairview Rd, Charlotte, NC 28210
  • Phone: (980) 213-2096
  • Email: sharonrd.salud@wholefoods.com
  • Class Sign Up

Memphis –

  • Salud! is located inside of Whole Foods Market, off Poplar Avenue in East Memphis.
  • 5014 Poplar Ave. Memphis, TN 38117
  • Phone: 901-969-4199
  • Email: brianna.rogers@wholefoods.com
  • Class Sign Up

Class Information

All classes include recipes or a class lecture packet and servings of each recipe prepared*. All food must be consumed during the class, and may not be taken to-go.

Hands-On Classes

Be prepared to cook! Please remember to wear flat, closed-toe shoes and comfortable clothing. Aprons and towels will be provided for your use in class. Students are divided into groups at the discretion of the instructor. Snacks are provided during class. Towards the end of class, you will be seated to enjoy your meal along with up to 2 glasses of white or red wine (must be 21+). Classes are limited to 12 students ages 18 & over unless noted otherwise; students 16 and over may attend certain classes with a registered parent or guardian. Please note, ingredient substitutions may be necessary

Demonstration Classes

Relax and watch us do the work! You will be seated throughout the class and encouraged to ask lots of questions. Tastings of each recipe are served typically as they are prepared. Classes include up to two glasses of red or white wine (must be 21+). Classes are for students 18 & over unless noted otherwise; students under 18 may attend with a registered parent or guardian.

Kids & Teens Classes

Kids and teens should wear flat, closed-toe shoes and comfortable clothing. Students are divided into groups at the discretion of the instructor. Snacks are provided during class and students are seated at the end of class to enjoy the meal they have prepared. Classes are limited to 12 students unless noted otherwise.

Wine & Cheese Classes

You will be seated throughout the class and encouraged to ask lots of questions as you taste each wine or cheese. Fruit, cheese, and bread are served.

Allergens

While Salud! is not an allergen-free facility, we will do our best to make menu substitutions for you if you have an allergy. Not all dishes may be able to be altered. If you have certain dietary restrictions, please call us before registering so we can give you advice on which class will best suit your needs. Not all classes can be altered.

Arrival

Please check in at the customer service desk upon arrival (if cooking at our Nashville store, please go straight to the Salud! School). We recommend arriving 15 minutes prior to the start of class. You will be directed to the cooking school.

Cancellation Policy

Please note that refunds cannot be given for no-shows or cancellations made less than 48 hours prior to a class. Although we make every effort to avoid changes to our class schedule, Salud! reserves the right to cancel any class due to low registration or substitute instructors in case of an emergency.

Private Classes & Events

Need a place to have your next corporate event, shower or birthday party? We offer custom-designed demonstration or hands-on classes. Please contact the Salud! location you are interested in via email or phone.

Gift Certificates

Give the gift of cooking! For the cooks in your life, there's no better gift than gift certificates to Salud! in denominations of $35 to $100. Please contact the Salud! location you are interested in via email or phone.

*Although we make every effort to avoid changes to our menus, Salud! reserves the right to make menu or ingredient changes or substitute instructors.

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