Both the book version and the app version of How to Cook Everything have won multiple awards—but most important are the kudos from satisfied cooks at all levels of experience.
In the app, some 2,000 recipes and variations are never more than a few taps away, along with Mark Bittman's famous no-nonsense cooking guidance.
The search capabilities are twofold: Use the powerful search tool (filter the results as you wish) or browse recipes and reference at your leisure. All of the contents are contained within the app—no network connection required.
It's easy to add ingredients from one or more recipes to your shopping list, and then add other items as you wish. Email the list to yourself or to your shopping helper—or print it out.
Among the app's many notable features are an option that prevents your device from dimming while you cook; a Notes tab, where you can add your own two cents; bookmarks; and voice-overs of select content by Mark Bittman. Plus, select recipe photos! (Not all features available on all devices.)
Contemporary, trustworthy, and fun to use, the app includes how-to illustrations; equipment, technique, and ingredient information; and meal-planning ideas. No modern cook wants to be without this incredible resource.
New York Times columnist Mark Bittman's How to Cook Everything is a masterpiece. This concise, well-written compendium of practical kitchen knowledge contains 2,000 delicious and uncomplicated recipes—with enough variety to feed anyone. Based on the book, the How to Cook Everything app, for iPhone and iPad, is an essential tool for the modern cook.
"The bells-and-whistles of this app are what make it a must-buy, from grocery lists you can email to how-to illustrations. Bittman also makes it nearly impossible to mess up a dish—each recipe step has a built in timer so there’s less chance you’ll forget how long your osso bucco has been cooking."Bon Appetit
These 2,000 delicious but unfussy recipes and variations will satisfy every cook—and everyone eating, too.
With a single tap, the app converts all recipe measures to metric.
Stop your iPad from dimming or falling asleep—a handy option while you cook.
Filters on the Search page make it easy to find exactly what you're looking for.
Pre-set, adjustable timers within recipes help ensure that you never overcook anything.
Found a recipe you want to cook again? Make it a Favorite!
Create a shopping list from as many recipes as you want; email or print it out.
Bookmarks allow you to keep track of lots of recipes at once. (iPad only.)