Take 250,000+ recipes (including your own) and your grocery list anywhere!
With over seven million downloads, BigOven is the most complete cooking tool for getting inspired and organized in the kitchen and on-the-go.
Anyone (no signup required) can:
* View recipes easily anywhere, such as on vacation or at the store – no awkward cookbooks or recipe cards
* Find new recipes: 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
* Scale recipes, read reviews, convert to metric, share recipes by email, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest
* Browse and share complete menus for special occasions and everyday meals
Get a free BigOven.com account (use the same one for BigOven.com and mobile devices) and:
* Save time and money with a drag-and-drop menu planning calendar (free during beta)
- Add recipes and notes to plan ahead for everyday meals and special occasions
- See your daily local US weather forecast, so you know when to grill outside or make warm comfort food
* Create and save your own menus for one or more meals
- Add menus onto dates in the Menu Planner
- Add menus directly to your Grocery List
* Try adding your own paper recipes without typing via RecipeScan – just take photos!
* Add your own recipes by typing on BigOven.com, then take them anywhere on your device
* Save your Favorites and Try Soon recipes so you’re never stuck without dinner ideas
* Take and upload photos of any recipe you make, plus add recipe reviews
* Edit any recipes you’ve added
Get an optional BigOven Pro membership ($19.99/year; just four cents per day), and:
* Remove all ads on our website and mobile apps. A single membership covers all devices.
* Get a grocery list created automatically for any recipes or days in the Menu Planner
- Items on your list are automatically sorted by aisle
- Remove ingredients you already have plus add other items you need
- Bring your grocery list along to the store and check off items while shopping
- Inspired by mushrooms at the store? Find and add a new recipe to your grocery list instantly
* Eat better with nutrition tools
- See calories, fat, sodium and more on recipes and individual ingredients
- View Vegetarian, Vegan, No Red Meat, No Dairy, No Nuts, No Gluten, No Shellfish recipe collections
- Search recipes by dietary constraint
- Exclude multiple ingredients when searching
* Add recipes easily with power tools and 25 free RecipeScan credits at signup
- RecipeScan lets you take and upload a photo of any handwritten or typed paper recipe, then BigOven types it for you
- Add any web recipes privately by URL on iPad or BigOven.com, plus install our web bookmarklet to clip anytime
- Create your own private custom variation of any BigOven recipe on BigOven.com
- All recipes added are scalable, searchable, editable, nutritionally detailed, and ready for grocery list and menu planner
Heading offline? Your grocery list, posted recipes, and recipes in your Favorites and Try Soon lists are always available even without wi-fi or 3G (just be sure to view the full recipe and grocery list at least once with connectivity on your device before accessing offline). You’ll need connectivity to search the other 250,000+ recipes in our library.