Top 4 Cooking/Recipe Apps

Ever want to explore different cuisines and try out some new recipes but not sure where to look or where to even begin?
By The Professor
The Professor
The Professor
September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014

Ever want to explore different cuisines and try out some new recipes but not sure where to look or where to even begin?  Or maybe you’re just tired of the same old week day dinners and want to change things up a bit.

Well, we’ve found some really great apps to help you find new, fun, and tasty recipes; as well as apps that will help you organize and plan your meals each week!  From smart shopping to smart eating, these apps will definitely steer you in the right direction.  Check them out! 

Perfect Produce

Perfect Produce from SparkPeople is an incredible app that helps you with all your produce related questions.  If you can’t keep track of how to pick certain fruits and vegetables, or how to store and cook them, then this app will be definitely come to your rescue!

This app will help you buy, store, and prepare any fruit or vegetable and even be able to help you find healthy recipes.  So set forth on the path to a healthier lifestyle with the help of Perfect Produce. 

You’ll save money by learning how to pick produce at the market and finding healthy and delicious ways to prepare meals.  For just $1.99 you can download Perfect Produce from Google Play and the App Store.

Fast Paleo

If you’ve ever thought of adopting the Paleo lifestyle but have worried that it would be too difficult to stick to, thenFast Paleo is the app you need!  Fast Paleo is filled with more than 4,500 recipes that fit the Paleo guidelines and are gluten free as well.  New recipes are even added all the time. 

Keep your diet fresh and exciting by discovering new recipes every day!  You can even choose between Paleo (non-dairy) recipes or Primal (dairy) recipes easily with a simple switch within the search feature. 

You can save your favorites or share them via social media, take photos of your dishes, and even write comments and notes!  Everything you need to help you succeed at a Paleo diet is right here in this app, download it for $2.99 from Google Play or the App Store.

Crock Pot Recipes & Slow Cooker Recipes

If you like to use your crock pot, these 2 apps will really interest you.  Crock Pot Recipes by Publications International Ltd is only available on iTunes and has over 250 must try recipes along with free monthly bonus recipes to try out!   Explore the world of Crock Pot dining with recipes ranging from appetizers to desserts to main courses. 

You’ll never get bored of the same old Crock Pot meal again.  Soups, stews, comfort foods, party favorites, and desserts; it’s all here in this one convenient app.  Use the voice feature to be able to control the app while you have your hands busy cooking, or save your favorite recipes so you can easily access them whenever you want. 

You can also share recipes on Facebook or via email and even print them out for convenience.  That’s just the beginning of what this app has to offer, so go download it today for just $3.99 from iTunes.

For our Android users, Slow Cooker Recipes!! from NetSummit Apps will supply you with all the slow cooker recipes you’ll ever need!  You’ll get daily recipes to try out, even video recipes so you can easily follow along in the kitchen.  You get access to a wide array of delicious recipes from chicken to beef to pork to soup or chili recipes. 

You’ll never get bored with this amazing app!  Enjoy delicious meals any day of the week no matter what your schedule is like; you can easily plan out what you want to prepare and serve incredible meals to your family and friends.  Download the app for FREE from Google Play and start planning your delicious menu!!!


Sometimes it’s difficult to plan out your meals and grocery shopping.  While we would all like to be able to have everything perfectly planned and be prepared for the coming week, let’s be real, it doesn’t always happen.  MealBoard is an awesome app that can do all that for you. 

It will store recipes and help you create weekly meal plans, which will then generate a shopping list for you and even help you keep track of what is in your pantry.  You can cut down on spending, food going to waste, and even time with MealBoard. 

Other features include:  reuse meal plans by creating and saving templates, check off items with shopping list function, show grocery prices to help control budget, easily search recipes by name or ingredients, email recipes to family and friends, and much much more! 

Life can get hectic and you may not be able to sit down and fully plan out your weekly meals and shopping list, so use MealBoard to help you get organized and stay on top of things.  It’s simple and easy to use, so download it today for just $3.99 from iTunes and give it a try!

Author: The Professor