5 Must Have iPad Apps for Cooking

Gone are the days of having a collection of big and bulky cookery books in your kitchen and having to spend ages finding recipe ideas (or trying to find a book with a photo of what your meal is supposed to look like).

The iPad is one of the world’s most popular tablet computers, and can be used for a multitude of tasks. In this case, we can use the iPad to help us with our cooking believe it or not! If you own an iPad, take a look at these five must-have iPad apps for cooking – you will be wondering why you never thought of using your iPad to help you cook sooner!

Jamie’s Recipes

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One of Britain’s best known television cooking personalities, Jamie Oliver has a number of cookery books and even restaurants where you can sample his tasty dishes.

There is now a free iPad app that he has released, to help you cook some delicious meals the Jamie way! With it, you can also save shopping lists for your required ingredients, and you can even access hours of HD quality cooking videos from him too.

Download the free Jamie’s Recipes app for iPad.

Green Kitchen

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If you are a vegetarian or a vegan and are feeling underwhelmed by the choice of meal ideas out there, then you need to get yourself the Green Kitchen app for iPad.

It is a great source of organic and tasty dishes, with ingredients straight from nature that use the bare minimum of gluten, sugar and dairy products.

Creative recipes ideas are complemented with fantastic quality photos and detailed, easy to follow, instructions.

Download the Green Kitchen app for iPad (£2.99).

Paprika Recipe Manager

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A really simple recipe management app that everyone can use! Featuring ingredient scaling, shopping lists and meal planning tools, the Paprika Recipe Manager is your perfect kitchen companion.

You can also cloud sync your meal ideas wirelessly between your Mac, iPhone and iPad, and automatically download recipes from over 190 different supported websites.

Download the Paprika Recipe Manager app for iPad (£2.99).

Kitchen Calculator PRO

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If maths were never your strong point, then the Kitchen Calculator PRO app is here to make cooking and measuring in the kitchen so much easier.

It does recipe conversions for you, and makes it simple to scale recipes up or down to change the number of servings a meal or recipe can offer.

The app even lets you create a database with your favourite ingredients!

Download the Kitchen Calculator PRO app for iPad (£2.49).

Tesco Food

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If you do your weekly shop at Tesco, then this is the app for you!

The Tesco Food app enables you to plan your weekly meals, be inspired by their recipe ideas and even add the ingredients needed to your shopping list.

You can save your favourite meal ideas and recipes, and the app lets you order your ingredients right from your iPad or mobile phone so you don’t even need to go and physically buy them from your local Tesco’s yourself!

Download the free Tesco Food app for iPad.

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