Cooking Class - Shrimp & Grits Cupcakes

Create a festive twist on a classic Southern dish

Learn how to create a fun, updated version of shrimp and grits in a delightful cupcake format. Chef Aleatra will teach you the skills you need to master her famous Southern inspired recipe.

Bake a luscious cornmeal cupcake brimming with rich, stone-ground grits and studded with savory Tasso ham. Top your cupcake with a swirl of cream cheese mousse and pan seared fresh shrimp in a tangy lemon butter wine sauce. Chef Aleatra will show you how to perfectly plate your culinary masterpiece in a style you can easily recreate at home.

Gluten free options are available. Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the class.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 6
  • Meal Courses 2
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Labels Adult, Baking, Beginner, Fun, Gluten Free

Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Kirsten F.


20 Sep 2016

Chef Aleatra is SUCH a smart cookie--no pun intended! She's so talented and excited about what she does that it's infectious. She's serious about taste and flavor and it comes through in her cooking and teaching. Her cupcake was SO yummy and her shrimp were to die for. My mouth is watering just thinking about it! Wonderful class.

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Reanna R.


26 May 2017

Really nice and very informative

Sean P.


17 Dec 2016

Awesome cooking class. Very professional chef and incredibly fresh ingredients. We really enjoyed the experience and will definitely use Cozymeal again.

Meet your chef

Chef Aleatra
Chef Aleatra Verified chef

My passion for food goes back as far as I can remember, but my favorite memory is of my first solo cooking experience, making scrambled eggs for my family at the age of six. I have trained in numerous cooking techniques since then including: world cuisine, dessert designing, gluten-free baking, classic sauces, seafood, grilling, Southern and all things bacon and cupcake related!!

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