Our Favorite Helpful Kitchen Apps
Martha Stewart Cookies (iPhone, iPad)
Bake all of Martha's classic cookie recipes and more with this beautiful and easy-to-navigate app. With gift-worthy cookies and classics like oatmeal raisin and rich chocolate-packed varieties, this app will lead you through Martha's massive cookie recipe archives.
Whole Living Smoothies (iPhone, iPad)
Blend your way to wellness with Whole Living's accessible guide to making revitalizing drinks. Find a meal in a glass, or just a refreshing blend of berries to start the day right.
Martha Stewart Cocktails (iPhone, iPad)
Find cocktail and bar snack recipes, plus how-to-videos and tips for mixing perfect drinks. With tropical pineapple-gin "kirs" and fancy Champagne cocktails, this app organizes drinks by seasons, spirits, and classics for easy entertaining.
Everyday Food (iPhone, iPad)
Fast, easy, seasonal, and quick, Everyday Food is the perfect archive for weeknight meals for the busiest families. Find a menu or just a side dish and check back daily for refreshing Dinner Tonight ideas.
Ratio (iPhone, iPad)
Perfect your cooking formulas with cookbook author Michael Ruhlman's app. Modify or adjust any recipe with this guidebook to cooking and baking ratios -- once you know one ratio, you'll unlock the key to hundreds of recipes. And a handy calculator will take out all the guesswork.
The Professional Chef (iPhone, iPad)
From the kitchens of the Culinary Institute of America, this intricately designed app will lead you through the process of cooking like a gourmet chef. Topics include choosing ingredients, knife techniques, mixing dough and shaping it properly. The world of professional cooking will open to you at the click of a button.
Kitchen Math (iPhone, iPad)
It couldn't be easier to translate Fahrenheit to Celsius or ounces into kilograms. Give yourself a calculating break and pull up Kitchen Math to ease the kitchen's arithmetic equations.
Bartender's Choice (iphone, iTouch)
If you want to re-create the cocktails from one of New York city's nouveau speakeasies, look no further than this app. The bartenders behind Milk & Honey have created a technical tome of classic cocktails to help you understand your cocktail style and how to mix at home.
As a beginning, or sometimes even seasoned, cook, one of the most difficult tasks is visualizing each step. With the Photo Cookbook, each part of a recipe -- chopping, sauteing -- is illustrated in gorgeous photo detail so you're never left guessing what comes next.