What's New

This release fixes a few minor issues.

App Description

"How to Cook Everything Vegetarian," the ultimate vegetarian cookbook—from New York Times columnist and bestselling author Mark Bittman—has more than 2,000 recipes and scores of how-to illustrations.

Based on the cookbook, this iPhone app makes delicious meatless and vegan food more accessible than ever, with a cool set of features designed especially for the mobile user. It offers the depth, scope, and portability of the original, bestselling How to Cook Everything app—and it’s all about vegetarian food.

••• If you have an iPad, you may want to check out the iPad-optimized How to Cook Everything Vegetarian universal app, which runs on both iPad and iPhone. Just click on the Related tab above to open the universal Vegetarian How to Cook Everything icon.•••

In the app you’ll find:

• The contents of Mark Bittman’s award-winning book, including more than 2,000 meatless recipes and recipe variations—from easy stir-fries, pastas, and veggie burgers to do-it-yourself projects like tofu and cheese from scratch.

• No-nonsense cooking guidance: how-to illustrations; equipment, technique, and ingredient information; and meal-planning ideas.

• Cooking inspiration: Bittman’s Picks, Featured Recipes, Menu Ideas, and Favorites, which provide quick access to selected recipes.

• Those who are eating vegan will appreciate the more than 900 recipes and variations tagged as vegan, easy to find through search.

• Easy-to-use and flexible search capabilities, including enhanced filters and the ability to browse recipes and reference information.

• Well-organized and email-friendly shopping lists that make it easy to buy ingredients—and whatever other groceries you need at home.

• Handy built-in timers placed throughout the recipe steps.

• Print recipes and shopping lists, add recipes to calendars, and switch easily between apps.

• Email up to 10 recipes a month to yourself or to friends.

• Feed your friends: Integration with Facebook and Twitter allows you to share what you’re cooking with your social network!

• Be global: Automatically convert temperatures and quantities to metric if that’s your preference.

• Access anytime, anywhere: All recipe and reference content is embedded in this app, which means that you can use it even if you don’t have a network connection.

The How to Cook Everything Vegetarian for iPhone app is the perfect complement to the book, an invaluable resource and guide.


Praise for the How to Cook Everything Vegetarian cookbook:

“Mark Bittman’s category lock on definitive, massive food tomes continues with this well-thought-out ode to the garden and beyond. Combining deep research, tasty information, and delicious easy-to-cook recipes is Mark’s forte and everything I want to cook is in here, from chickpea fries to cheese soufflés."

  — Mario Batali, chef, author, and entrepreneur

“How do you make an avid meat eater (like me) fall in love with vegetarian cooking? Make Mark Bittman’s How to Cook Everything Vegetarian part of your culinary library.”

  — Bobby Flay, chef-owner of Mesa Grill and author of the Mesa Grill Cookbook

“Recipes that taste this good aren’t supposed to be so healthy. Mark Bittman makes being a vegetarian fun.”

  — Dr. Mehmet Oz, Professor of Surgery, New York-Presbyterian/Columbia Medical Center and coauthor of You: The Owner’s Manual


Love this app? Check out its companion app: How to Cook Everything.

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 24, 2012 Initial release
  • June 06, 2012 New version 1.9.1
  • September 07, 2012 New version 1.9.2
  • September 25, 2012 New version 1.9.3
  • October 04, 2012 New version 1.9.4
  • December 13, 2012 New version 1.9.5
  • February 12, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • February 16, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • April 26, 2013 New version 1.9.6
  • July 12, 2013 New version 1.9.7
  • July 17, 2013 New version 1.9.8
  • December 13, 2013 New version 1.9.11
  • January 29, 2014 New version 1.9.12
  • March 01, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • March 14, 2014 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • March 21, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • March 31, 2014 Price increase: $3.99 -> $4.99
  • April 05, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • April 19, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • April 30, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • June 01, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • June 06, 2014 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $2.99
  • June 25, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • June 29, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • July 21, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • August 12, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • August 20, 2014 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99

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