Cookery Theatre

Our seated cookery theatre will host a fantastic programme of celebrity and local chef demonstrations and masterclasses throughout the weekend. Please see below for the timetable of events:

Cookery Theatre Timetable

Both days will be hosted by Graham from Love Food.



10.30 – 11.15

Jo Wheatley, food writer and baker, gives the first of three baking themed demos


11.30 – 12.15

Celebrity Chef Graham Tinsley MBE, showcases his culinary expertise.


12.30 – 1.15

More tempting bakes lovingly prepared by Jo Wheatley.


1.30 – 2.15

More expert tips and tasty recipes from Celebrity Chef Graham Tinsley.


2.30 – 3.15

Jo Wheatley shares her passion for baking in her final demo of the day.


3.30 – 4.45

Peter Rushforth, Swan’s Farm Shop, gives a butchery demonstration and Graham Tinsley will cook a variety of delicious dishes using the cuts of meat.



11.20 – 12.20

Celebrity Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli takes centre stage for the first of three inspirational cookery demonstrations.


12.30 – 1.15

Tony Griffiths, The Crown at Lixwm, showcases wholesome cooking at its best.


1.30 – 2.30

Celebrity Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli delivers another masterclass in fine cuisine.



Best of Welsh Bake-Off Competition 2017

Winners of the best Coffee & Walnut Cake will be announced and presented with their prizes by Celebrity Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli


2.40 – 3.25

Kelvin Parry, The Dining Room at Llanrhaeadr Springs, demonstrates dishes from the restaurant’s menu.


3.35 – 4.35

Celebrity Chef Jean-Christophe Novelli prepares more stunning and nutritious dishes.