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Old 08-16-2012, 10:45 AM   #1
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What's Your Favorite Recipe Website?

Besides DC, that is. I have a few that are "go to" sites for me when I'm looking for ideas.

Simply Recipes - really good recipes here. I haven't had too many duds.

SparkRecipes - Healthier alternatives


Eating Well - The ads can get a little annoying, but they are, after all, trying to sell their magazine.

I used to like AllRecipes, but it just seems like I've gotten too many hit-or-misses over the years.

What recipe websites do YOU like?


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Old 08-16-2012, 10:48 AM   #2
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I like looking around at Epicurious from time to time.
Might need to check out Spark...never been there.

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Old 08-16-2012, 10:50 AM   #3
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Food Network's site usually has good recipes I've found, but over the past couple years if I need a recipe almost always I find it on one of the 20+ blogs I have bookmarked.
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:06 AM   #4
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I don't spend a lot of time on recipe websites looking for ideas. Usually, I get an idea reading threads here or watching TV or on another website and google that idea. Google gives me a list of sites to view recipes.

'Go To' websites include Epicurious, About.com, Food Network (with cautions) and specific food/ethnic websites (for BBQ or Indian, etc.)
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:09 AM   #5
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Yeah if you use Food Network recipes be careful with your searches and read reviews. As a general rule, I won't use a recipe from there that doesn't have a at least a couple good reviews, luckily you can sort the order of results by rating.
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:13 AM   #6
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Cooking Light has some pretty nice recipes.
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Old 08-16-2012, 04:17 PM   #7
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Old 08-16-2012, 05:45 PM   #8
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Besides DC, I don't have any favorites.

If I like a recipe on Food Network, I go to their TV schedule which has a link to the show's recipe.

If I'm looking for something in particular, I google and read the recipes until I've answered my question whether it be spices to use or time and temperature.

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Old 08-16-2012, 06:12 PM   #9
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Other than here I use allrecipes.com if I'm hunting online.
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Old 08-16-2012, 06:46 PM   #10
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Hunting recipes, catch as catch can, read a bunch and decide what I want to do. This is after I search through my cookbooks.

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