Introducing the
Yummly Recipe API.

Powered by the world’s largest and most
powerful recipe search site

We bring together recipes from all over
the web - making your life easier.

THE

YUMMLY API

The Yummly Recipe API lets you integrate recipes and faceted recipe search into your websites or mobile applications.

Since Yummly understands the recipe –ingredients, diets, allergies, nutrition, taste, techniques & more– we can connect your users with the best recipes available for their unique food preferences.

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1 Million

recipes aggregated
from multiple sources

100k+

Classifications based on Food Genome & Yummly Algorithms

10 Billion+

Data Points to deliver
relevant recipes to user

1,000,000+
recipes
aggregated
from the
best recipe
sources
available.

From the most popular food blogs and tasty recipe websites around, api users will have the benefit of our ever expanding recipe index:

What are potential applications
for the Yummly API?

weight loss / tracking
Allergy

Add recipes that are gluten free, dairy free, etc. Allow users to select combinations of allergies to find recipes that are safe to eat.

weight loss / tracking
Weight Loss / Tracking

Display image rich recipes with nutrition information and calories to all your apps features. Showcase recipes that are low in fat, calories, carbs, etc.

weight loss / tracking
Cooking & Meal Planning

Provide recipe by cuisine, taste, techniques, courses, or even time or pre p steps. Include rich photos and links to prep steps from top food sites and blogs.

weight loss / tracking
Shopping list

Add recipe search to product search for users to find inspiring meals to make at home. Easily add ingredients and quantities directly to a shopping list.

weight loss / tracking
Social Apps

Let users share social tips, tricks, comments, and favorite recipes to increase app engagement and retention.

weight loss / tracking
Food Brand

Enhance your brand message and support the use of your products within recipes. Garner feedback on users tastes and preferences for further targeting.

Who Already Uses it?

The following organizations are utilizing the Yummly Recipe API to build world-class mobile and web apps

Available Plans

the
Line Cook

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500 API CALLS / DAY

Full Yummly database access
Recipe search filtering
Basic recipe data w/ images
Recipe Ads Required*
Yummly Attribution Required
No commercial Usage

$0/ MO

unlimited access

the
Sous Chef

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1000 API CALLS / DAY

Full Yummy Recipe Database
Recipe search filtering
Basic recipe data w/ images
Recipe Ads Required*
Yummly Attribution Required
Additional Calls: $0.003/call
Commercial Usage

$100/ MO

& includes a 14-day free trial

the
Executive Chef

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5000 API CALLS / DAY

Full Yummy Recipe Database
Recipe search filtering
Basic recipe data w/ images
Allowed Caching 100 Recipes
Additional Calls: $0.002/call
Commercial Usage

$300/ MO

& includes a 14-day free trial

Best Value! - The Master Chef

the
Master Chef

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50,000 API CALLS / DAY

Full Yummy Recipe Database
Recipe search filtering
Basic recipe data w/ images
Allowed Caching of 500 Recipes
Additional Calls: $0.001/call
Commercial Usage

$2k/ MO

& includes a 14-day free trial

need other options?

Get a custom Plan

*We do not currently push ads or sponsored recipes through our API, but may in the future. These ads will appear within the contents of recipe API calls.