Denby Cookery Demonstrations

Enjoy a FREE 30 minute Cookery Demonstration in the Denby Kitchen. We demonstrate a variety of recipes and show you how to get the most out of new equipment and special gadgets, many of which are on special offer. Demonstrations take place at 12.30 and 2.30pm daily (*subject to change). The theatre seats up to 50 people and after the demonstration you can taste the dishes, and take home a free recipe!

Bacon and Blue Cheese Pasta

Here is a sample recipes from the Denby Kitchen - dishes change every 2/3 weeks.

Serves one

The Ingredients

½ oz. Butter
1 Rasher bacon – de-rinded and snipped small
2 oz. Mushrooms – slices thinly
1 dstsp. Plain Flour
¼ pt. Milk
2 oz. Blue cheese
1 tbsp. Chopped parsley
Pepper (bacon may be salted)
Penne Regatte
1-2 oz. Mozzarella – chopped/grated

Start Cooking

1.Put the pasta on to cook
2.Melt the butter in a pan, add the bacon and cook for 2-3 minutes
3.Add the mushrooms and cook for a further 1 minute
4.Stir in the flour. Take off the heat and add the milk gradually
5.Return to the heat and bring to the boil, to form a sauce
6.Add the blue cheese and parsley
7.Stir well until the cheese has melted
8.Add in the drained pasta. Pur into an oven proof dish and sprinkle with the mozzarella cheese
9.Grill until brown and crisp on the top

Recommended products

Good Grip Jugs
Cake Boss Silicone Whisk
Zyliss Herb Roller
Silicone Anti Spill Shield
Denby Stoneware Disc (Individual)
Zyliss Chopper

*All products used in the demonstrations are highlighted in the Cookery Emporium for you to purchase.

The fully equipped Theatre is available for private hire– please call 01773 740 799 for details or email