BigOven: 250,000+ Recipes


Take 250,000+ recipes, your grocery list and menus anywhere on your phone or tablet. Add your own recipes easily and view all your friends’ recipes too! With over nine million downloads, BigOven is the most complete cooking tool for getting inspired and organized in the kitchen and on-the-go.


Anyone (no signup needed) can:
• Take recipes in the kitchen, to the store, on vacation – no cookbooks or recipe cards!
• Search recipes by keyword, course, ingredient, plus browse popular recipe collections
• Use up leftovers: enter three ingredients from your fridge or pantry to get ideas to make
• Read reviews, scale recipes, 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 account (use the same one for, other devices) to:
• Make your own recipe collection portable, searchable, and scalable
– Save your Favorites and Recipes to Try Soon
– Add your own recipes by typing them on
– RecipeScan: Upload 3 photos of handwritten or typed paper recipes; we’ll type for you
– View all your Facebook friends’ recipes
– Upload photos of any recipe, add recipe reviews
• Plan meals ahead
– Add recipes and notes onto a drag-and-drop menu planning calendar
– Save and re-use menus for one or more meals.
– Save time and money planning for everyday meals and special occasions
• Grocery shop with ease
– Get a grocery list created for you, automatically sorted by aisle
– Add recipes, full menus, days from the menu planner, and other needed items
– Bring your grocery list along to the store and check off items while shopping
You can create a free BigOven account via Google+, Facebook or simply by entering your own email address. No charge for basic membership!

Get an optional BigOven Pro membership to:
• Remove all ads on our apps and website. A single membership covers all devices.
• Add your own private notes on any recipes
• Manage your recipe collection with power tools
– Add unlimited recipes from cooking websites & blogs via the app or web clipper
– RecipeScan: Upload 25 photos of handwritten or typed paper recipes; we’ll type for you
– Create your own private custom variation of any BigOven recipe on
• Eat better with nutrition tools
– See calories, fat, sodium and more on recipes and individual ingredients
– Vegetarian, Vegan, No Red Meat, No Dairy, No Nuts, No Gluten, No Shellfish collections
– Search recipes by dietary constraint
– Exclude multiple ingredients when searching

Get BigOven’s free apps for other devices too – all data syncs via the cloud for free.
See our demo:

This application requires wifi or cell data access.


What’s New

New: Share recipes with friends via Google+!
New: Sign up for free BigOven membership via Google+!
Updates to allow easier Facebook recipe sharing
Usability improvements


Size: Varies with device
Version: Varies with device


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