Cork International Hotel
Cork Airport Business Park, 
Cork, County Cork, Ireland. T12 H516

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COOKERY DEMO MARQUEE

Most of our cookery demos are free to enter when you purchase a general admission ticket for that day. General admission tickets are just €5pp per day. 

Check the icons below each to event to see if the demo is included with the general admission pass, or if extra tickets are required. 

Click below to see all tickets:

SATURDAY 23RD 

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Cork Sugarcraft Association

Marie McDermott

Sourdough Made Easy 

2.30pm

Demonstration Marquee

Sourdough bread is made by the fermentation of dough using naturally occurring lactobacilli and yeast, but don't be scared off! This workshop is designed for anyone with an interest in starting to make sourdough bread at home. The aim of the workshop is to demystify making sourdough and show how easy it is to produce delicious bread at home. If you have always wanted to make your own sourdough, then this is a demonstration you need to attend! Marie will show you her top hints and tricks to bake a sourdough that is easy to make and simply melts in your mouth. An absolute staple recipe for any aspiring home baker. 

FREE ENTRY WITH GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET

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Cork Sugarcraft Association

Gail Porter

“Baubles and Snowflakes” Royal Iced Cookies

3.30pm

Demonstration Marquee

From making and shaping to decorating, learn how to decorate beautiful holiday cookies with royal icing. Gail will show how to incorporate unique designs and colours to make your cookies stand out, The perfect skill to learn for baking and decorating your own homemade Christmas gifts for the season ahead.

FREE ENTRY WITH GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET

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Patissier and Chocolatier

William Curley 

William Curley

12.30pm

Demonstration Marquee

William Curley, one of the world's greatest patissier's has never been to Ireland so we are delighted to announce him as one of our guest chefs for the Cork Baking and Chocolate Weekend.

This really is a unique opportunity to see one of the world's greatest, showcase his talent on the main stage.

William Curley, the son of a dock-worker, was born and raised in Methil, a small town in Fife. He began his career with an apprenticeship at Gleneagles Hotel, before moving on to train at numerous Michelin-starred establishments.

TICKETED EVENT

BOOK TICKETS: €10pp

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Cork Sugarcraft Association

Ali Cullinane

Santa’s Missing Hat- Belgian Chocolate Biscuit Cake

4.30pm

Demonstration Marquee

Make a perfect, fun cake for all the family this Christmas. Ali Cullinane will help us learn what to mix for a divine chocolate biscuit cake. 

FREE ENTRY WITH GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET

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Executive Pastry Chef

Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly 

11.30am

Demonstration Marquee

Paul Kelly, Judge of the Great Irish Bake Off and Executive Head Pastry Chef of the 5 star Merrion Hotel will be doing a cookery demonstration at the Cork Baking and Chocolate Weekend.

Paul, an annual guest chef at the weekend, never fails to wow the audience with his incredible skill, passion and talent.

Paul Kelly is best known for his mastery of pastry having spent 20+ years perfecting his skills in the culinary industry.

TICKETED EVENT

BOOK TICKETS: €10pp

SUNDAY 24TH 

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Cork Sugarcraft Association

Sarah Treacy

Festive Gluten and Dairy free

3.00pm

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Create delightful gluten and dairy-free treats this Christmas, without compromising flavour. Demo by Sarah Treacy. 

FREE ENTRY WITH GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET

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Cakeland by Anita Venczel

Anita Venczel

Mastering Cake Pops

4.00pm

Demonstration Marquee

Always wanted to make perfect cake pops? now's your chance to learn how! Perfect for birthdays, weddings and more...

FREE ENTRY WITH GENERAL ADMISSION TICKET

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