In honor of the new Kindle Fire Android tablet PC, we compiled a list of the most popular Android kitchen apps that can run on your new Kindle Fire. We chose a few cookbooks (the most popular) and a couple of tools to help spice things up in the kitchen. Don’t worry, they’re all free.
5 Most Popular (and Free) Kitchen Android Apps
Allrecipes.com Dinner Spinner for Android – Answering this question is fun and easy with the Allrecipes.com Dinner Spinner app for Android, which provides you with instant access to more than 40,000 recipes. Each recipe is accompanied by photos along with reviews and time-saving cooking tips from the Allrecipes community of millions of home cooks. This app just might dish up a recipe that will become a family favorite for generations. If you’re feeling like having some pasta tonight, for example, simply open the Allrecipes.com Dinner Spinner, click on Main Dish, then Pasta, and finally View Matches to see dozens of pasta recipes along with ratings. Reviews and the “Ready in” feature, which tells how long the dish takes to prepare, will help you choose which recipe to try.
TundraVersions Unit Converter – TundraVersions Unit Converter is a unique unit conversion app converts values in area, volume, weight, time, and temperature. It also displays a unit conversion chart rather than a single result, showing both metric conversions and imperial conversions. This free app is supported by ads. Convert values from one to another unit, shows results in a conversion chart, and show both metric and imperial values. This app does everything you could want it to do. The interface is clean and simple with comprehensive conversion between lengths, weights, temperature, etc… It does everything you would need a converter for and BEST OF ALL IT’S FREE (although it is missing some measurements like tea cups).
Better Homes and Gardens Magazine – Better Homes and Gardens is the one magazine that helps you turn your home into a comfy, inviting haven. Every issue is packed with bedrooms that wrap you in warmth, kitchens that start your day with sunshine, gardens that greet you with gladness, porches that put you at peace, and recipes that become instant family classics. Better Homes and Gardens is not just filled with rich, vibrant, full-color inspiration. It also offers exclusive comfort-comes-first content and interactive tools that put affordable, creative solutions right at your fingertips so it’s easier than ever to have just the kind of home you’ve always wanted.
REAL SIMPLE Magazine – Please note, this app is exclusively for REAL SIMPLE Magazine print subscribers. It is not possible to purchase issues or subscribe within the app. Make life easier with REAL SIMPLE Magazine’s smart, practical, beautiful solutions–now available as a vibrant, redesigned edition for the Kindle Fire. If you currently subscribe to REAL SIMPLE Magazine in print, you can now access the tablet edition free. Each issue is packed with fast and delicious recipes, clever organizing and decorating ideas, great fashion and beauty finds, money-saving tips, and more delivered right to your Kindle Fire–where you want it, when you want it.
KnowledgeBook: Cooking – KnowledgeBook: Cooking doesn’t contain any recipes, but cooks will find this app indispensable. KnowledgeBook: Cooking has all the tidbits of information that anyone putting together a recipe really needs. This app’s handy reference guide includes ingredient substitutes, a comprehensive culinary glossary, measurement conversions, and temperature information. Discover what can be substituted for buttermilk, how many bananas it takes to make one cup of slices, how many cups are in a pint, and what temperature an oven should be set to if the recipe calls for a “moderately hot” oven. This app also helps you decipher arcane kitchen terms such as “papillote” and “chiffonade.” KnowledgeBook: Cooking also includes cooking instructions for high altitude as well as a comprehensive yield list of fruits, vegetables, and other ingredients, from apples to yeast.