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

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

The Bellini

Profiteroles with Ice Cream and Caramel Sauce

Veal Scaloppine with Asparagus and Chanterelle Cream Sauce

Melting Cookies

Shrimp and Tomato Risotto

Steamed Pittu with Crab

Pecan Squares

Muffuletta Sandwich

The Blue Hawaii


Blueberry Tea

Shrimp Cocktail

Individual Lemon Meringue Tarts

Eggplant Sandwich with Black Olive Pesto

Grandma's Apple Pie

Beef Stroganoff

Whiskey Sour

Creme Caramel


Thai Chicken and Glass Noodle Salad with Spicy Dressing

Potato and Sausage Dressing

Cheese Ravioli with Red Pepper Sauce

Banana Compote

Mac and Cheese with Leeks and Gorgonzola

Divine Divinity

Avocado Shrimp Rolls