Play With Your Greens!

Sunday, January 24, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Zoom Meeting Online PST
San Francisco, CA 94110
United States
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This is a live, interactive, hands-on cooking class held online via Zoom. See our event policies at the bottom of this webpage.

After a few months of holiday-induced rich food, we crave different food to balance it out. You might call it a "detox," but that word has negative connotations and we refuse to restrict flavor or joy from our plates. Rather, it's time to celebrate our leafy green friends in the kitchen!

Greens are the best way to cleanse post-indulgence, and January is the perfect time of year to resolve to eat more greens!  We realize that sometimes cooks don't know what to do with these vegetables, and this class will offer delicious, fun alternatives to the classic sautéed greens (which we still love and enjoy!). 



Chickpea-crusted Chard Stems with Herby Green Sauce 

Polenta with Greens and Parmesan

The Best Ever Kale Chips 


Equipment and Ingredient List for the class found here; check before buying a ticket.

This menu contains the following common allergens: Egg, Tree Nuts, Dairy. If you have allergies or dietary restrictions that concern your ability to cook along, please e-mail before purchasing a ticket.


If you’re new to 18 Reasons Online, please read this guide: How to Take an Online Class at 18 Reasons. Five calendar days before class, 18 Reasons may decide to cancel this class if not enough tickets are sold. We will notify registrants by email about cancellations.


Camila Loew holds a Ph.D. in Humanities and is a certified nutrition consultant. Having lived alongside the Mediterranean for almost two decades, she believes that the best cooking relies on simple recipes with outstanding ingredients. That's the Mediterranean way she conveys in her classes, along with the concept of sobremesa, which happens to be the name of the company she runs. Sobremesa is the leisurely time we spend gathered around the table. In addition to running Sobremesa Culinary Tours, through which she offers delicious cultural and culinary experiences abroad for fellow food-lovers, Camila founded and directs the Food Studies & Gastronomy program at the University of Barcelona, and teaches academically about Mediterranean food culture to American students abroad. Since 2014, Camila has been sharing her love of regional Spanish and Mediterranean cuisines at 18 Reasons. For more information visit her website