ALPHARETTA, Ga. — There's a new store in Alpharetta where customers can buy the latest cooking gadgets or join a cooking class.
North Point Mall announced the addition of Sur la Table to its retail lineup last month.
The Seattle-based retail destination for those with a passion for cooking and a love for food is now open and is located on the lower level in center court, 1000 North Point Circle, Suite 1082 in Alpharetta.
The 5,800-square-foot store specializes in premium-quality goods for the kitchen. The North Point Mall location also features in-store cooking classes for shoppers conducted by the resident chef, visiting chefs or restaurateurs. Sur la Table operates one of the largest avocational cooking schools nationwide, with more than 120,000 students each year.
The store will employ about 20 full-time and part-time employees and will include a culinary program.
"We are thrilled to introduce Sur la Table to Alpharetta and to satisfy the needs of residents who share our passion for cooking," said Jack Schwefel, chief executive officer of Sur la Table.