The Cooks Encyclopedia

The Cooks Encyclopedia

iOS Universal Food & Drink

$9.99 was 4.99

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The Cooks Encyclopedia is your complete, professional guide to shopping for and creating meals, from simple omelets to three star dishes. This app is packed with 350 original, mouthwatering recipes, more than 3,000 professional photos and an A-Z glossary to take you through each recipe, step-by-step. Seasoned cooks and beginners alike will love this application. Click “…More” to learn why you should download this App today!

Placed 5th in the German Apple Rewind 2010 in Lifestyle/iPad category


Worth the money!!
“I was a bit leery about buying this app because of the price but I took a chance and I'm very glad I did!!  This app is amazing -- there's a "ton" of recipes (21 chapters) and an A to Z glossary...literally a step-by-step cookbook with pictures at each step!! (...) I've never spent so much on an app but for this one, I'd spend the 9.99 again (no hesitation)!!” 
- LaDanaWendy


I like this app a lot
“This is a very interesting and useful app. The recipes are unusual in some cases...the step-by-step photos are extremely helpful (...). The glossary is not always as helpful as I would like (e.g. some entries are pictures only with no explanation) and that is why I rated it four stars. The developer is very responsive to inquiries. Be aware that in the bread recipes, he means fresh cake yeast even though the recipe says active dry yeast.  Everything I have made has turned out wonderfully.”
- BPalto

Your new in-laws, boss or family is coming over for dinner and you’re nervous. You don’t have much cooking experience but you want this evening’s meal to be special, memorable. What are you going to do?

Perhaps start with a homemade asparagus soup with mint. Yes, that would be good. Follow it up with tender rack of lamb and delicious roast potatoes. Dessert could be a light and luscious vanilla soufflé. Perfect!

Okay, it’s time to shop and cook. It’s alright, don’t panic. When you have The Cooks Encyclopedia on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, you have a professional cooking instructor right at your fingertips.

Take The Cooks Encyclopedia to the grocery store. See? The list of ingredients is all right there. Oh-oh! No asparagus available? It’s fine, just do a search for zucchini or whatever other vegetable is available, to find an alternate recipe that will be just as delicious as the first one you chose. As you pick up items, just tap your screen to cross them off your list. The app makes it all so easy for you.

Back at home, The Cooks Encyclopedia will guide you every step of the way. It’s a wonderful teaching tool, taking you by the hand and showing you, with more than 3,000 professionally taken photos, everything you need to do to prepare that sumptuous meal. Nothing is left out; you’ll never wonder what comes next or how to use a tool. It’s all in there, in total explanation and with visual aids and a glossary.

This is not another one of those apps with a bunch of rehashed recipes. You get more than 350 dishes that have been created, tested, proven and served by some of the best chefs and restaurants on the planet.

Just look at some of the features offered in The Cooks Encyclopedia:
* Photo cooking course
* Super easy to use interface
* Fun to use
* 350 original, tested recipes created by professional chefs
* More than 3,000 professional photos to guide you
* Take ingredient lists along to the store on your device; cross off what you get
* Easy search by keyword to find recipes for a specific ingredient
* Can boost your cooking confidence

This is an 867 page cooking tutor squeezed into one app. Download The Cooks Encyclopedia now and prepare your first three star meal tonight.

See this App in action here: http://cooking.b-apps.net/

What's New

Designed for iOS8, iPhone 6 & iPhone 6+

Note function: You can now write your own notes for the recipes - and synchronize them with iCloud if you like
Read-out function: Reads the recipe steps out to you.
Print function: Prints out a formatted recipe sheet with a photo.
iCloud: Synchronizes notes, shopping lists and favorites between iPad and iPhone
Sequence of shopping lists: latest recipe at the top.
Visual help and support email from the app
New start screen.
The new full-text search includes the recipes and glossary

"Behind the scene" changes:
Code adaptation to iOS 8 - all-new memory management, improved stability and speed

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