Get recipe organised! Save recipes from your favourite websites and magazines. Access recipes from your mobile, tablet and desktop devices. Always available offline. Plan meals and create shopping lists. Cook with intuitive displays, timers and much, much more! CookBook is the best Kitchen tool around.
Key Features • Import – save recipes from websites, enter from books or use your culinary expertise and update on the fly with new ingredients, steps and pictures as you cook. • Offline recipes – All recipe data and images are saved locally for offline usage. • Convert - Seamlessly convert ingredients from your entered and imported recipes to your preferred US, Imperial and Metric measures. • Meal Plan & Shopping – plan your weekly meals with the required servings and create interactive shopping lists from your plan to take shopping or to export and use later. • Cooking Mode – Intuitive cooking with text reading, ingredient toggles and multiple timers! • Cloud Storage (FREE!) - Automatically synchronises and stores your recipe information with our CookBook cloud to enable access from the mobile applications and our free website. • Search – find by ingredient, tag your meals with categories or make them a favourite to quickly find and access the meal you are looking for. • Share – send recipes via the CookBook format, PDF or email. • Timers – Automatic detection of timers from text • Scan (OCR) – save recipes directly from your camera, straight into CookBook • Multi-platform – Access recipe data on our website (FREE!) or from other popular mobile platforms.
Extra Features • Select between 2 beautiful sleek CookBook designs. • Quickly scale recipe ingredients to your desired number of servings. • Search for recipes using the leftovers in your fridge • Create recipe timers automatically from detected instructions or enter them manually to alert you when you are needed in the kitchen. • Run concurrent timers across the recipes you are currently cooking to multitask. • Use our default or create new categories to help you keep your recipes organised. • Add an overall photo and individual photos to each recipe step to create easy visual directions. • Recipes available offline to allow you access when you have no internet connection. • ‘Surprise me’ feature for those times when you just can’t decide what to eat! • All this and more, accessible on our website or through our dedicated mobile applications, synchronised across your devices, on or offline, with one account and no annoying adverts.
Our developers are continually working to perfect CookBook and therefore we want to hear from you, what you think and what you’d like CookBook to do next! Use the ‘Contact Us’ page to get in touch and one of our team will get straight back to you.
CookBook Your recipes, your kitchen, your CookBook.
What's new in version 1.60655
- Minor bug fixes (fix OCR duplication, language Unicode characters & speed update)
How to install CookBook - The Recipe Manager APK on Android phone or tablet?
Download CookBook - The Recipe Manager APK file from ApkClean, then follow these steps:
Update Phone Settings
Go to your phone Settings page
Tap Security or Applications (varies with device)
Check the Unknown Sources box
Confirm with OK
Go to Downloads
Open Downloads on your device by going to My Files or Files
Tap the APK file you downloaded (com.cookbook.cb-v1.60655.apk)
Tap Install when prompted, the APK file you downloaded will be installed on your device.
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5 ★Fantastic app, I can feel and see all the detail and attention put into this cookbook. One of the best apps I've ever used. Worth every dollar!
5 ★Loving this app. So easy to store recipes imported from both website and also out of magazines/recipe books using OCR technology. Love that can create own Tags for recipe categories also. Was happy to pay for this app as really quite good. Couple of minor glitches - sometimes doesn't read fractions correctly, but easily editable. Also sometimes the photos that appear next to the recipe title are not the image for the recipe - seems to sometimes show photo from other recipes. Great app overall.
5 ★The BEST app for recipe management and menu planning I've ever seen - blew my socks off with how intuitive and well designed it is. My baker husband uses a different app on his iPhone, and we compare side by side: CookBook is always the superior app. Also, when I sent a tech support question, their team got right back to me (embarrassingly, it was MY error with a setting on my phone... 😖) This is now my 'forever' recipe app, so to the developers: Thank You, and please keep innovating.
4 ★I love this app. Very intuitive design, and looks so organized! You can also search by keywords, tags you put on recipes, and favourites. There is also the ability to input the ingredients you have on hand and the recipes shown will be matched based on how many of your ingredients they contain. The reason this isn't a 5 star review is that I'm waiting on a feature that would allow the results to be sorted in order of those with the fewest additional ingredients that are not in my list.
5 ★Literally what I was looking for. For the asking price it does what I needed. Finally, I can convert, store and share my text and excel file recipes. 👍
5 ★I cannot recommend the app highly enough. Due to my wife's recent ill health I've had to take over meal duties in our household. I've tried a number of this style of app and found this one to be the best suited to the task in my opinion. With the ease of recipe import and especially the meal planning, whether it be a recipe or free hand note, I find this app indispensable in the day to day management of meals for our household. I would also like to add that their customer support has been very response and helpful.
5 ★Incredible app with incredible attention to detail! Does everything you could think of and more, beautifully designed, and very functional. Example: you plan a meal, using a recipe that's been input with quantities for 2 servings, and scale the servings to 6. When you open the recipe from the meal planner, it opens already scaled to 6 servings! This saves countless mistakes and lots of time. Or, you can start multiple timers, including for the same step and same timer (critical if you're working in batches!). You can convert units and temperatures inline. And so on. Overall so far every time I thought I might need a feature, it's already been built in. And because it's so intuitive and well designed it's also made cooking much faster, especially in a small kitchen. There's a few things that could be tweaked to be helpful, like having the ability to reschedule a recipe in the meal planner without having to remove and then re-add it to the desired day, having the grocery list update if you make edits to the meal plan, being able to use the OCR or pdf page input function outside of the 'create new recipe' dialogue (eg if you want to scan info or a photo off a pdf page after creating the recipe) etc. But these would just be improvements to an already amazing app.
3 ★Good, but meal planner is frustrating; you can't change meal days. Once you've set a meal for lunch on Tuesday and you want to move it to Wednesday, you have to delete Tuesdays meal, goto Wednesday and add it again. If the meal has three parts (rice, fish fingers, veg) that's three items to delete and add again. The devs need to add a "change day" button. I'd like to see some action on this please, it's been several weeks now. Support just say they'll pass this on. Public roadmap please
5 ★This app is a pleasure to use! Downloads most recipes easily and places items correctly. It's well thought out for a person who likes to cook and has a lot of recipes.
4 ★This is a great app and the UI looks incredible. I wish the web scraper worked as well as it did for some competitors. This requires a lot of manual action most of the time. There are in my opinion also many small improvements to be made that would greatly improve user experience. Like conversion rounding, being able to paste a recipe image from clipboard, easier tag editing, quickly adding multiple recipes to a tag, better automatic amount detection (1 is added unnecessarily a lot when the amount is empty). It also slightly pains me that it's the only square app icon left on my homescreen.
5 ★This app has totally simplified my cooking life. I had recipes everywhere and trying to plan meals and make shopping lists or even decide what to eat was a nightmare. I enjoy cooking again!
5 ★Probably the best app i have ever bought. Almost perfect! A small issue with OCR scanning some fractions and some decimal rounding issues but not a real problem. Also searching for a way to have a second cookbook as shared family recipes... happy to pay for a second book... OR .. would like to share my recipes to other family members... they are planning to buy CB too. This app is almost everything i hoped for. Absolutely love it