Now You're Cooking! 5.91

Cyberkitchen recipe and nutrition software to manage all aspects of cooking
Now You're Cooking! is a handy and reliable application that will help you organize recipes, shopping lists, meal plans, view nutrition analysis and manage your coupons.

Recipe search, dupe checking, find-replace, meal planning, import/export, manage categories across multiple cookbooks.

User-defined categories and auto-categorizing of recipes. Toggle US/SI units and fractions/decimal. Multi-file, mixed-format imports of Meal-Master(tm), Mastercook(tm), or generic text recipes or enter your own. Screen import and Quick Web Recipes features for easiest importing.

Publish recipes to a custom web site or to MS Word. Customizable recipe rating and analysis system. Nutrition analysis/diet calculations for recipes and menus using 7538 item USDA SR22 database. Fitness calculator and tracking. Shopping lists from meal plans. Multiple menus/shopping lists.

Shopping list by aisle; shopping list cost across stores. Quickfill data entry, multi-language spell-checker, recipe images capability. Web connectivity for recipe downloads, support. Email recipes and cookbooks.

Main features:

  • Convenient, Friendly Interface:
  • quick-fill data entry
  • "Did you know?" tips
  • auto-updated droplists
  • user-defined external editor and browser
  • various toolbars for speed use
  • safe and easy upgrade to new NYC versions
  • Windows Help (contents, search)
  • zip/unzip cookbooks for backup or exchange
  • easy cut, copy-paste options
  • web links for support and recipe downloads
  • cooking glossary with user tips
  • easy Backup of entire user folder (with compression)
  • store user folder anywhere
  • selective Restore of backed up files to user folder
  • change screen font size
  • numerous user preference settings
  • Recipe Management:
  • organized, customizable recipe interface
  • recipe fullview and editview choices
  • up to 500 user-defined categories per cookbook
  • duplicate recipe checking across cookbooks
  • unlimited number of cookbooks
  • resize recipes by a multiplier or by #servings
  • automatic or manual recipe categorization
  • automatic best units for resized ingredients
  • tag and untag recipes for later operations
  • defrag or reindex cookbooks and image archives
  • toggle US-SI, fractions-decimal conversions
  • cookbook annotation
  • edit, delete, email, print, export recipes from search results
  • customizable find-replace text across cookbooks
  • attach images to recipes in cookbooks
  • proper case recipe names across cookbooks
  • customizable edit window layout
  • customizable multi-rater, multi-criteria recipe rating
  • spell checker (dictionaries in 14 languages)
  • graphical analysis of recipe ratings
  • Finding Recipes:
  • multi-criteria recipe search across cookbooks
  • edit, delete, email, print, or export from search results
  • find recipes that use ingredients on hand
  • manual or automatic recipe categorization
  • search within a limited range (category, recipes with images, etc)
  • user-defined auto-categorization keywords
  • click 2 (or more) categories to find recipes assigned to both
  • user-defined default categories for new cookbooks
  • Importing and Exporting Recipes:
  • email recipes and cookbooks
  • 158,000+ free, importable recipes on website
  • robust import of MM, MC, generic formats
  • web links to 0.5 million free, importable recipes
  • multi-file imports; each file can have mixed formats
  • easily create a recipe website with images
  • Quick Web Recipes for easy download/import
  • customize Export-to-Web web pages
  • easy Screen Import for recipes in any format
  • export recipes in various formats to your text editor
  • save un-imported recipes to a file
  • export search results to other cookbooks
  • publish NYC cookbooks to MS Word
  • move selected recipes to other cookbooks
  • Meal Planning:
  • meal plan using multiple cookbooks
  • handles breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks
  • multi-criteria search from meal plan
  • add recipes or individual items to meal plan
  • quick view recipes from meal plan
  • scale meal plan entries by a multiplier
  • maintain multiple menus
  • automatic shopping list from menus
  • pop-up calendar for date selections
  • tag and untag recipes from the menu planner
  • unlimited meal plan period
  • easily swap menu days
  • Automatic Shopping List:
  • sums like items from meal plan recipes
  • add miscellaneous items or delete items on hand
  • sums like items with different units (converts)
  • append to or replace previous list
  • user-definable unit conversions
  • maintain multiple shopping lists simultaneously
  • auto-expansion of unit conversion combinations
  • shopping list sorted by store aisle
  • multiple shopping lists
  • merge shopping lists
  • Cost Management:
  • shopping list cost comparison for up to 20 stores
  • complete coupon manager
  • user-defined prices/aisles for up to 20 stores
  • coupons sorted by item, brand, or expiration date
  • auto-add new ingredients to prices and aisles list
  • flag coupon list items with match in shopping list
  • flags low price and store for shopping list items
  • import/export price lists to/from text files
  • Nutrition Analysis:
  • uses USDA nutrition database SR19
  • over 7290 food items in database
  • raw, cooked, prepared, or commercial foods
  • allows user-defined nutrition data
  • nutrition analysis (recipes, meals, menus)
  • includes proximates, vitamins, minerals
  • over 40 nutrition elements analysed, including trans fats
  • �lories as carbohydrates:protein:fat
  • analyze any recipe from any source
  • customizable DietPoints calculation
  • �ily Values calculated using your calories/day
  • add a recipe’s nutrition analysis as a nutrition item
  • searchable nutrition database - improved
  • auto-link recipe ingredients using ingredient droplist
  • Fitness Tracking:
  • calculate body fat %, BMI, waist ratios, and more
  • track body measurements for multiple users over time
  • calculate calories/day to gain, lose, maintain weight
  • calculate basal metabolic rate
  • Printed Outputs:
  • With your choice of fonts, font sizes, orientation, margins, and printer, you can print:
  • any or all recipes in various formats
  • shopping list
  • recipe names by category
  • shopping list by store aisle
  • meal plan
  • shopping list cost comparison at up to 20 stores
  • recipes in meal plan
  • list of unit conversions
  • recipe categories
  • list of coupons
  • recipe category assignments
  • list of prices and aisles
  • cookbook recipes by category
  • droplists
  • nutrition analyses
  • recipes on index card sheets (various sizes)
  • print-to-text file option
  • mini-print preview for recipes

our in-depth analysis
Editor's Review
last updated on:
January 31st, 2014, 13:02 GMT
file size:
9.2 MB
developed by:
Loginetics Inc
license type:
operating system(s):
Windows All
C: \ Others \ Home & Education
download hub:
Recipe Managers ( + 8 others )

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What's New in This Release:
  • add View… Recipe Nutrilink Status
  • add file dialog for View menu so user can select which menu to view
  • add rt-click in recipe list or search results to "Add selected recipe(s)as sides..."
  • add “Add Sides” button (recipe Directions tab) to tile windows for adding sides
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