About the Show

Cookworks is designed to enlighten and empower a new generation of viewers to discover the simple joys of cooking. Chef/host Donna Dooher translates her technical expertise with food and love of hospitality into a passionate call for a return to the kitchen. Cookworks starts with the basics and demonstrates that the techniques, ingredients and tools of the kitchen can be presented in a fun and stylish way that entertains and inspires.

Most Popular Recipes

All Cookworks Recipes

Herb Crusted Beef Tenderloin

Scampi Bowl

Crowd Pleaser Coffee

Polenta Napoleon with Mixed Herb Pesto

Banana Compote

Roasted Pork Tenderloin

S'mores Eclairs

Kir Royale

The Classic Cognac Cocktail

Individual Lemon Meringue Tarts


Panko Fried Calamari

Blueberry Tea

French Onion Bread Pudding

Roast Rack of Lamb

Mulled Wine

Muffuletta Sandwich

Shrimp and Tomato Risotto

Chocolate Chocolate Cookies

Arctic Char in Salt Crust with Saffron Aioli

Shrimp Cocktail

Pecan Squares

The Classic Gin Martini

Goat Cheese Wrapped in Vine Leaves

Screaming Heads: Brussels Sprouts Gratin


Avocado Shrimp Rolls