Do you enjoy baking? Are you looking for some delicious new recipes? Perhaps, you are trying to learn how to bake? Whatever your need or desire, we have a tasty list of apps that will definitely satiate you. Our best iPad apps for baking has over 100,000 recipes, video tutorials, tips, cooking tools and more. Check out our list today and spice up your baking endeavors.
The best iPad apps for baking
21 Nov 2017, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
This app features some of the most popular recipes from world-renowned chefs ranging from Ina Garten to Rachel Ray to Guy Fieri! It will provide users with a booster dose of inspiration that will turn them into master chefs or simply help them find the recipe of the amazing dish they just saw being prepared on Food Network. There are more than 70,000 recipes in the database ranging from cocktails to desserts to healthy meals. A separate collection of how-to videos will help users learn the basics of cooking.
- Get recipes from any Food Network show in real time
- Get inspired by over 70,000 recipes
- How-to videos to learn the basics
- Recipes from renowned chefs
- Free baking app
This app, created by the Futura Group, provides its users with more than 180 recipes that are accompanied by videos and photos that will help you guide through the recipe via Smart Steps, which highlights the current step. The app includes Metric as well as Imperial units of measurement, and users can switch between the two as per their requirement. Serving quantities can also be amended and the ingredients will be amended accordingly. Users can add recipes to their favorites in order to build a library of recipes they would like to try.
- Recipe videos & photos
- Metric as well as Imperial units included
- Smart Steps helps you keep track of the process
- Change up the serving quantities
- Add recipes to favorites
We have all heard of Betty Crocker's amazing baked goods, particularly the cupcakes. This app has over 170 recipes for cupcakes that can be searched for using the search function. Additionally, recipes can also be sorted by rating, total time required to prepare it, and the calories contained in each cupcake! Users can choose between viewing the full recipe, or going step by step to each of the instructions. Social media integration allows users to share shopping lists, as well as recipes on Facebook, Twitter or email.
- Over 170 recipes for cupcakes
- Search and sorting functions
- Full recipe or step by step mode
- Social media integration
- iCloud integration with Favorites and Shopping List
When cooking food, it's important to have a converter handy in order to get the right measurements. Kitchen Dial is the right tool to help users find the right conversion while they are cooking. Since this app is integrated with the gyroscope and accelerometer, it works without having to touch the screen, which is a great feature for those who like to get their hands dirty during food prep. Users can upgrade the app for an IAP that costs $1.99, and it removes ads along with providing some other handy features.
- Free and lightweight app
- Convert measurements with ease
- Use a dial to pick out your units
- Gyroscope and accelerometer enabled
- Remove ads for $1.99
The known and loved Paula Deen is packed into this one app which is a cute and colorful game meant to help you become a better cook. The game consists of match 3 puzzles that will help you unlock various Paula Deen recipes. Each recipe when unlocked can be added to your personal cookbook as you go cooking "with" Paula to various places including her Dogwood kitchen, then at The Lady and Sons, followed by opening your very own restaurant. Users can connect with their friends over the game and try their best to climb to the top of the leaderboard, hence making it fun and enjoyable.
- Free app with ad support
- Match 3 puzzles
- Unlock recipes as you win
- Connect with other users
- Add unlocked recipes to your own cookbook
This amazing app has a vast and varied database of recipes that are created by home cooks as well as by professional chefs. The recipe collection is now up to almost 200,000 and users can discover new cuisines and tastes through this app. Through discovering new recipes, users can start to create their own library of favorite dishes. Shopping lists can also be created via this app and shared via social media. A meal planner can be availed via the in-app purchase.
- Sprawling database of 200,000 recipes
- Build a library of your favorite recipes
- Access recipes via any device with internet
- Create a shopping list
- Plan out your meals - IAP feature
This free and lightweight app was created to help those who enjoy experimenting with making various types of breads. It does not come with a collection of recipes, rather, it is for the users to enter their own recipes and later tinker around with the ingredients to create the most amazing breads that suit their preferences. Users can change up the quantities to create a bigger yield and even get really geeky with the hydration rates and percentages.
- Create and edit your own recipes
- Change up the quantities for more bread
- Hydration rates and percentages
- Baking notes and photos
- Sorting functions
This innovative app is great for customers and bakers alike. It helps bakers put up photos, text, and pricing of their amazing creations, while customers can browse and look for what they want. Orders can be placed with various bakers through the app, and they can also be customized to the needs of the person who is ordering. Users who purchase items via the app rate and review bakers as well as items, and those with the highest ratings are featured on the app.
- Easy to understand and use
- Connects users with other businesses and customers
- Put up photos, text, and pricing of products
- Place custom orders
- Rate and review; get featured
Who doesn't love a good pie? Whether it's a meaty main course or a delicious dessert, this app features over 130 recipes for pies that you can make for any occasion. Browse at your leisure and save the recipes you would like to try into your own personal library. Users can also search by ingredient to find the one they want. This app only takes up 23.5 MB of space in your iPad, and it is a free, ad-supported app which is integrated with AirPrint
- Over 100 recipes for various types of pie
- Browse recipes or search by ingredient
- Manage your favorite recipes
- Free and lightweight app
- AirPrint integration
If you ever get stuck on a cooking problem, this app is the right one for you. This app has not only a database of amazing curated unique recipes from around the world, but also has an interface where users can connect with an experienced chef in order to get solutions to their problem in real time. This takes up the model of a networking app where you would create and build your own profile and connect with chefs to draw knowledge and inspiration. There are experts on this app from various curlinary styles as well as those who specialize in specific techniques.
- Curated recipes from around the world
- Create your profile and connect with other chefs
- Get inspired
- Solve your culinary problems in real time
- Become a better cook