Kudos for Google’s new recipe search option!
This new feature can help busy parents scrape up quick dinners or make a full-fledged feast. The recipe search feature offers an ability to search by cooking ingredients, cook time or calories, which gives home cooks tons of options – whether you’re time pressed, calorie conscious or just combing the pantry because you don’t have time to make a grocery dash before dinner.
Here’s a video that illustrates the tool, or just visit the site and play around like I did. (I entered a random ingredient list of spinach, red peppers, eggs and pasta and a requirement for 15 minutes, and the tool delivered a soup recipe in less than a second.) Pretty impressive!
While you can’t necessarily vouch for the recipe taste, and many require additional ingredients (my soup above also required parmesan and chicken stock) it certainly gives you some great ideas and gets you in the ballpark. And if you put in more “traditional” combinations of ingredients, (e.g. “chicken” + “rice” ) you get millions of results. All for free (vs. being a subscriber to a cooking magazine.) My type of info!
Bon appetite, y’all!