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!

Chocolate Fudge Easter Cakes

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

Makes 10

The Ingredients

100g soft margarine
100g golden caster sugar
2 eggs
80g self raising flour
20g good quality cocoa
75g dark or milk chocolate, melted
75g butter, at room temperature
150g icing sugar, sifted
Foil wrapped mini eggs, to decorate

Start Baking

1.Preheat oven to gas 5/190c/170c fan and put 10 pretty paper or foil cake cases in a bun tin mould.
2.Cream the margarine & sugar until light and fluffy.
3.Add eggs, one at a time, adding a little flour with each addition
4.Fold in the remaining flour & cocoa.
5.Spoon the mixture into the prepared cases and bake for 12-15 minutes, until just set.
6.For the icing, beat together the butter & icing sugar until light, then add the melted chocolate.
7.Pipe onto the cooled cakes & decorate with mini eggs etc.

*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