Category Archives: new features

Specialty Recipe Search – Vegan, Vegetarian, and Gluten Free

I have rolled out a few specialty recipe search engines. You can now search for vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free recipes in their own specific websites. I also have a release a simple API that will let developers search the recipe puppy database by ingredient and/or keyword. I look forward to seeing what people do with [...]
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Food Guts – An Ingredient Database

For a few months now I have been working on an ingredient database. I am compiling a mixture of information like seasonality, nutritional information, and wikipedia with things I can infer from my large database of recipes like what ingredients go well with each other and what are some of the popular dishes that use [...]
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When you want to go out to eat

When I go out to eat, I often use restaurant.com to get my meal for cheaper than I would otherwise. I live in New York City where there are hundreds of restaurants with discounts on restaurant.com. I find my self searching for one restaurant after another to see if the restaurant was reviewed well. After [...]
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Introducing CookThing

About two weeks ago I created a new front end to Recipe Puppy. It worked like this: Say what you want to make Pick from the list of common ingredients for that food Get a list of recipes the most relevant recipes to that food and ingredients The feedback on hn and the fact that it made the front [...]
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Recipe Puppy Major Update

In the last month I have been working on some major updates to Recipe Puppy. The first upgrade is the ingredient database. The previous version of Recipe Puppy had just under 800 unique ingredients. That number is now over 1,500. In addition I am constantly adding generic categories, so that a search for cheese will find [...]
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