Mastercook Alternatives

    Mastercook is described as 'Over a dozen powerful tools and features to help you do more with your recipes and cookbooks. More than 8,000 recipes & 30 cookbooks for all occasions and levels of experience with tools to scale recipes or analyze nutrition and cost for the perfect portioned meals'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Mastercook for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Gourmet Recipe Manager, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mastercook are Copy Me That (Free), Cookbook (Free), BigOven (Freemium) and SSuite Recipe Organiser (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. Gourmet Recipe Manager is a simple but powerful recipe-managing application. Gourmet is intended for the GNOME desktop environment, but works on any platform that gtk supports, including windows.

      Discontinued

      Last release was in 2014.

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      Gourmet Recipe Manager vs Mastercook opinions
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      Free Alternative with a no fuss nothing forced approach. While it is definately missing some features the team are more than happy to listen to ideas for the future. note tat my use is on windows 10x64 with a current recipe database holding over 60k recipes at a file size of 110mb (no images)
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    2. (from site) Never lose a recipe again! Add your own recipes or copy recipes from any website. Organize with tags. Search, filter, print, scale (premium), email, and share! Fully integrated with the shopping list and meal planner. Syncs across all your devices.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      Unite your recipes in one central place and access them from all the places you might need them such as your PC, your Andoid devices, or any browser. Keep your recipe collection nicely organized by choosing your own categories.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      BigOven's mission is to help home cooks get inspired and organized, in the kitchen and on the go. BigOven helps home cooks get better meals on the table.
    3. This is a small and easy to use kitchen recipe organiser and database for anyone wanting to start as an aspiring chef. Also includes data meta-tags for easier searching and indexing of recipes from the main window.
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    4. Cookbook+Calendar is a scheduler, that enables to plan a menu, a diet or a dinner party, and to store recipes.
    5. The KDE cookbook. A highly configurable recipe manager, designed to make organizing your personal recipes collection fast and easy. Features include: shopping lists, nutrient analysis, advanced search, recipe ratings, import/export various formats, and more.

      Discontinued

      This app is unmaintained and no longer released by the KDE community.

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    6. MacGourmet is a recipe management application that allows users to create, edit, and scale new recipes or import recipes from their favorite websites, then share them via email, Facebook, and Twitter.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Bites is a cook book application. Recipes can be created on your phone, downloaded from the web and shared with friends via sms.
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    7. Units offers cooks a way to record and calculate recipe costs based on the prices of ingredients. I am a restaurant Operations Manager who wants to share some experience, to help those that wish to start their own food business, especially from home.
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