Introducing the Yummly Recipe API.

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

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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:

    • Serious Eats
    • The Pioneer Woman
    • The Shiksa in the Kitchen
    • I Adore Food!
    • Smitten Kitchen
    • AllRecipes
    • Epicurious
    • Martha Stewart
    • MyRecipes
    • Naturally Ella
    • Once Upon A Chef
    • Chow
    • Food Network
    • Taste of Home
    • David Lebovitz
    • Leite's Culinaria
    • Simply Recipes
    • La Tartine Gourmande
    • Big Girls Small Kitchen
    • Food52
    • Food.com
    • Homesick Texan
    • Food Republic
    • 101 Cookbooks
    • Kalyn's Kitchen
    • Not Without Salt
    • A Year of Slow Cooking
    • Skinnytaste
    • The Kitchn
    • Steamy Kitchen
    • Joy the Baker
    • Saveur Magazine
    • Rachael Ray Every Day
    • Williams-Sonoma
    • Cook Taste Eat
    • Turntable Kitchen
    • Post Punk Kitchen
    • Real Simple
    • Baked Bree
    • Gluten Free Girl
    • Gluten Free Goddess
    • Roost
    • Mommy's Kitchen
    • Shape Magazine
    • Orangette
    • Real Mom Kitchen
    • Salad Pride
    • The Naptime Chef
    • My Baking Addiction
    • Honey and Jam
    • Spoon Fork Bacon
    • Picky Palate
    • How Sweet It Is
    • Sprouted Kitchen
    • Lottie + Doof
    • The British Larder
    • Pictures & Pancakes
    • Steamy Kitchen

What are potential applications for the yummly api?

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.

Shopping list

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.

Food Brand

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.

Allergy

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.

Cooking and meal planning

cooking & meal planning

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

Social Apps

social apps

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

Who Already Uses it?

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

  • Instacart
  • Google
  • Jawbone
  • United Healthcare
  • Duck Duck Go
  • Nutrisystem
  • Unilever
  • Food Genius
  • PushPins
  • Pulse
  • Izik
  • ASK
  • AKQA
  • ION Television
  • Mind Spark
  • Smithfield
  • Stanford

the blue plate special

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14-day free trial Included

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Blue Plate Special

250k API CALLS / MONTH

  • Full Yummly database access
  • Recipe search filtering
  • Basic recipe data w/images
  • Yummly Attribution Required
  • Additional Calls: $0.002/call
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the prix fixe

5k

14-day free trial Included

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The Prix Fixe

4M API CALLS / MONTH

  • Full Yummly database access
  • Recipe search filtering
  • Basic recipe data w/images
  • Local caching of 1000 recipes
  • Yummly Attribution Required
  • Additional Calls: $0.001/call
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Access full Yummly recipe database
Basic Recipe Data with Images
Recipe search filtering
Commercial Usage
Additional Calls: $0.002/call
Access full Yummly recipe database
Basic Recipe Data with Images
Recipe search filtering
Yummly Attribution Required
Local caching of 1000 recipes
Additional Calls: $0.001/call
Access full Yummly recipe database
Basic Recipe Data with Images
Recipe search filtering
Yummly Attribution Required
Access full Yummly recipe database
Basic Recipe Data with Images
Recipe search filtering
Yummly Attribution Required