Truth be told, it is so much of a hassle for us to buy recipe books in bookstores just to know how a certain dish is cooked. Now that technology paves ways for us to get our life easier, we cannot deny the fact that it also makes our cooking practice much quicker and easier. There are already cooking applications available for us. We have weighed all of them and came up with these 5 Best Android Cooking and Recipe Apps.

Epicurious

Epicurious

Topping the “5 Best Android Cooking and Recipe Apps” list is Epicurious. It consists of more than 28,000 recipes available through this elegant search interface. It is a gathering of ultimate recipes from the eponymous forum, one of Conde Nast’s magazines, and top chefs and food personalities. All of them are searchable by text. But, if you already have some eye ailments or for any other reasons that you cannot type in, a voice-to-text mechanism is also available. The biggest boons to the cooking type include step-by-step kitchen mode, where your screen shows you only what you need for your next step in the recipe, and the grocery list generator.

BigOven

BigOven

Second is BigOven. It has a whopping not less than 170,000 recipes in its database. It is really better than the one mentioned above in terms of number of recipes. So, if you are the type of person who likes to nitpick your vegetable salad recipe, you will find comfort inside this free Android app. Probaly, the most helpful tool for picking through the recipes is the Leftover Wizard—enter in up to three ingredients you are trying to use up, and BigOven returns with recipes that take on all of them. Truly amazing!

WTFSIMFD

WTFSIMFD

Third in the “”5 Best Android Cooking and Recipe Apps” list is “WTFSIMFD”. Its name is very intriguing. You may think that those are the initials opf its designer or whoever is he or she. Well, WTFSIMFD means “WhatThe Fuck Should I Make For Dinner”. It gives you suggestions about what to cook, if you cannot really decide what dish you should do to have something to serve on the table. This looks very helpful especially when you are so busy and things get crazy that you do not know what to cook.

Grocery IQ

Grocery IQ

Then, we have Grocery IQ. It shows you coupons and shoppers club discounts for items you have got on your list. The nice thing about this app is that you can budget your expenses, allocate money to these and those things, and everything about buying and picing aspects. You can say or type in what you need, but if you have just emptied the what-to-buy list of a certain dish, you can scan the box barcode with the app, and it goes right on your list—a list which you can easily share with your fellows.

Our Groceries

Our Groceries

Completing the “5 Best Android Cooking and Recipe Apps” list is Our Groceries. It is a groccery list manager where, of course, you can type in what things to buy in the supermarket or convenience store. Though it is very effective and of full-featured nature, only few got heard of it. Multiple family members or roommates can edit from their Androids, BlackBerrys, iPhones, or web browsers. Our Groceries is full of goodwill kind of reviews online.

Having known these 5 Best Android Cooking and Recipe Apps, you should install one, two, or all of them to ensure that your cooking will be as easy as you want it to be.