And by apps, I don’t necessarily mean appetitzers, although they are here, too. Mark Bittman’s book has been turned into a very useful smartphone application, a pocket guide to basic recipes and their variations. Frequently updated, How to Cook Everything should be a staple on your phone. It helps with timing, shopping, and answering that nagging question “what am I going to cook tonight?”
2,000 recipes, 400 illustrations, one best-selling New York Times columnist. Download it here, you’ll be happy you did.