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

The Blue Hawaii

Glazed Figs with Mascarpone Cream

Red Snapper with Mediterranean Ragout

The Classic Vodka Martini

Molten Chocolate Cake

Melting Cookies

The Crantini

Cranberry Clusters

Portobello Mushroom Biryani with Onion Sauce and Date and Fig Chutney

Chicken and Dumplings

Pork Loin and Crackling with Hassel Back Potatoes

Potato Souffle

Roast Rack of Lamb

French Onion Bread Pudding

Polenta Napoleon with Mixed Herb Pesto

Herb Crusted Beef Tenderloin

Crowd Pleaser Coffee

Scampi Bowl

Mulled Wine

Muffuletta Sandwich

Creamy Polenta

Snappy Gingers

Chocolate Mint Vodka Infusion


Goat Cheese Wrapped in Vine Leaves

Screaming Heads: Brussels Sprouts Gratin

Individual Lemon Meringue Tarts