Covid-19 got you trying your hand in the kitchen? Why not do it with more precision. Whoever said, “cooking is an art” knew all the hard work and skills one needs. But not everything that seems difficult needs to be out of your reach, at least not cooking in the safe space of your kitchen with the following apps by your side. These android friendly apps help you bring recipes from cuisines all over the world with simple, stepwise instructions and many other add on features to your comfort space, that will only make your cooking experience smooth and effortless.
All the following cooking apps can be downloaded from the Google Play Store and can be used for free once you signup.
1. Tasty – Best Cooking App
A personal cooking coach at your fingertips. This app by BuzzFeed provides over 3000 different and delicious recipes. You can look for recipes based on the occasion, dietary needs and ingredients. You get to personalise the app to your preference of vegetarian food which will automatically hide all the recipes with meat as an ingredient. Adding on filters to things that are important to you gets easier. With this app, you also get early access to all the Tasty videos.
2. Chef Tap
Visiting a food blog/website and any recipe catches your eye? Chef Tap makes it very easy for you to clip the recipe from any website whatsoever without being bothered about the rest. This app helps you create or recreate recipes effortlessly. In addition to that Chef Tap also manages separate lists for separate events or as per your needs.
A user favourite if you are into creating and sharing your food creations.
Cookpad provides a vast range of recipes from users all over the world, making it a social media platform just for food, allowing you to share pictures and videos of your creations and also interacting with fellow users. This app displays a very clear and simple categorization of recipes making it user friendly.
4. Kitchen Stories
This app acts as your recipe book along with a huge collection of recipes from its millions of users. Kitchen Stories is designed to help you with your grocery list so you never left any ingredient out. You create and share your recipes and also learn from the HD videos and step-by-step detailed recipes. The UI of this app is hugely appreciated by its users all over the world.
An endless supply of recipes for you to try out every day. Professional cooking tips and videos for recipes are provided free of cost and they also come with greatly detailed recipes to avoid any failures in your kitchen. It’s very easy to save your favourite recipes to try out later and even saving the ingredients you need in the pantry. New recipes and recommendations just-for-you is what makes this app a bit more personal than the rest.
This app is a gift for those who want to try and inculcate more healthy food in their lifestyle. Three new health-focused recipes daily from food bloggers will help you create food that not only benefits your body but do miracles for your tastebuds. Kptncook also provides a variety of vegan recipes. This app has an in-built map for the user to find a grocery store near their location, along with a very well maintained pantry list for saving your multiple trips to the market. You can also share the recipes with your friends with just a few taps.
7. Big oven
A huge collection of very simple recipes with straightforward instructions to make cooking easy and fuss-free. You can check on the recipes by famous cooks, your friends and users from various regions. The suggestions are seasonal and the app proves very efficient while grocery shopping as you can swipe the ingredients as you shop from your list.
8. Allrecipes Dinner Spinner
An app that meets all your kitchen needs at one place, need to find recipes based on any specific diet you got it, need to replace an ingredient for another they have recommendations for you, and also provides you with the best offers and sales on kitchen ingredients in the stores nearby you. You get to choose from millions of recipes from home-cooks all over the world.
9. Paprika Recipe Manager 3
Just like a manager this apps helps you manage all of your meal plans based on your style and preferences, maintain a complete check on your pantry and create a list of your grocery run list. Users can print recipes and lists and also save them offline for using it according to their convenience. It also lets the users share the recipes via email.
10. My CookBook
Your digital cookbook that stores all your creations and also the professional recipes you want to try next. It’s a very user-friendly app that provides text to speech option for a better cooking environment. You can also customise the font and theme of the app according to your choice, giving it a very personal touch.
All these cooking apps are free and can be downloaded from Google Play Store via your android phones. While these apps take you closer to your roots and the culture that you belong to. Why not add the twist of regional language to it, to make this experience more enriching?
The Manglish Keyboard by Bharat Keyboard offers high-speed typing which provides users with Glide typing and a voice-to-text feature that converts their speech to typed text. It’s useful while multitasking, and it further increases the user’s efficiency while communicating. So switch to the Malayalam typing keyboard today and add the twist of Malayalam language to your Malayali recipes as well.