Take 500,000+ recipes, including your own, your grocery list and meal plans anywhere on your iPad!
With over 13 million downloads, BigOven is the most complete cooking tool for getting inspired and organized in the kitchen and on-the-go.
BigOven was named "Readers Choice, Best Recipe App" for 2012 and 2011 on About.com, and chosen one of the "Best Apps for Foodies", "Best Apps for New Moms", and "Best App for Eating In" by Time, Newsweek and the New York Times.
Get inspired with new ideas
Search by keyword, course, ingredient and username, plus browse popular recipe collections.
Get ideas to use up leftovers: just enter ingredients from your fridge or pantry to find out what you can make.
Discover new dishes with random recipes, recipe collections, recent raves and see what others are cooking near you.
All your recipes on your iPad
Scale recipes smaller or larger instantly.
Read and add recipe reviews.
Add recipe photos.
Convert measurements to metric.
Add your own recipes by typing them on BigOven.com,
then take them anywhere on your phone.
Save your favorites and recipes to try, so you're never stuck without dinner ideas.
Create, share and re-use menus
Create single or multi-day menus from recipes or side-dishes easily
Add them to your Meal Planner and Grocery List; repeat them with ease
Browse menus created by other cooks
Share menus with your friends!
Plan ahead with Meal Planner
Save time, spend less and eat better with our Meal Planner.
Plan ahead to make everyday meals and special events easier – just add recipes and notes on calendar days.
Change your mind? Drag to a new day.
Grocery shop smarter and faster
Create a grocery list instantly from recipes and/or Meal Planner days. Items are sorted by department, saving you time in the store.
Remove ingredients you already have plus add other items you need.
Take your list to the store and check off items while shopping.
Email your grocery list.
Add recipes easily with Pro tools
Add recipes from the web just by pasting in a web URL on BigOven.com - or use our browser button
Easily create your own custom variation of any BigOven recipe
All these recipes added are private, searchable, scalable, editable, portable and ready for your Meal Planner and Grocery List.
Share recipes with friends
Find all your Facebook friends on BigOven
View all your friends' public recipes, favorites and Try
Friends acan easily view all your public recipes too
Share recipes by email, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest
Add private notes to recipes
Keep private notes on any recipe
Automatically synced with BigOven.com
Keep track of who liked the recipe, variations, cooking adjustments and more
Add paper recipes without typing
Get your piles of paper recipes organized all in one place!
Just submit photos of handwritten or typed paper recipes and BigOven will type them for you!
You get 25 RecipeScans free when you join BigOven Pro, more can be purchased starting at just $0.59 per recipe entered for you. Try it free!
Find Recipes for your Diet
Search recipes by diet - Vegetarian, Vegan, No Dairy, No Gluten, No Shellfish, No Nuts, No Red Meat - more to come! Allergies or dislikes? Exclude multiple ingredients when searching too.
Full access to browse recipe collections for your dietary constraints
Eat better with Nutrition Insights
Find out exactly which ingredients contribute the most calories, fat, sodium, protein and carbs.
Use recipe nutrition info to eat healthier and adjust recipes to meet your dietary needs.
Use any device, anywhere
BigOven lets you take all your recipes anywhere on any device with just one account.