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 Classic Gin Martini

Pecan Squares

Goat Cheese Wrapped in Vine Leaves

Cheese Ravioli with Red Pepper Sauce

Devil's Chocolate Cake

Arctic Char in Salt Crust with Saffron Aioli

Shrimp Cocktail

Avocado Shrimp Rolls

The Manhattan

Chocolate Mint Vodka Infusion

S'mores Eclairs

Chive and Gruyere Cheese Souffle


Stuffed Breast of Chicken

Buckwheat Blini

The Bellini

The Classic Martini

Orange Panna Cotta

Best Ever Chocolate Brownies

Shrimp Dumplings with Saffron-Coconut Milk Sauce


Chicken and Waffles

Roasted Pork Tenderloin

Veal Scaloppine with Asparagus and Chanterelle Cream Sauce

Steamed Pittu with Crab

Glazed Figs with Mascarpone Cream