There are a lot of great features on the recipe page to help you easily plan, shop, cook learn and share. Read more to learn how to take advantage of them all.
Great information and easy interactions
Whether you are working with the recipes in your own recipe box or discovering new recipes across the app, ever ask yourself "Is this a popular recipe?", "How many people have saved this recipe", "Which Communities is this recipe in" or "Who has cooked this recipe and what did they think?". If so, we have many features on the recipe page to help you out.
These features also give you easy access to additional information about the recipe as well as letting you share your own thoughts and opinions.
If the recipe is in one or more Communities, this is listed under the recipe name. Selecting this will open up the list of Communities, organized by Communities you are member of, Communities you are not a member of and Communities you manage.
Do you love this recipe and want to find more from the recipe creator? Select the icon in the image to be taken to the recipe site.
The thumbs up shows the number of Whisk users who have Made it! and liked the recipe, while the thumbs down shows the number who have made it but would not recommend it.
Have you made the recipe? Simply select the the up or down thumb for a quick review. The thumb selected will fill in and the tally will change.
You will also be prompted if you want to leave a review with more details and notes .
User Notes & Reviews
This feature lets you know that others have reviewed the recipe and how many. By selecting this feature you open the Notes & Reviews screen. These reviews and notes are also available towards the lower part of the recipe page.
# Saves provides a quick tally of the number of users who have saved this recipe. Currently this feature is information only.
Add Notes & Reviews
Easily add a review or update your previous review with additional notes without having to scroll to the bottom of the recipe. Selecting the open field opens up the Review this Recipe screen.
Ask a Question
As a question about the recipe in one of your favorite Communities. Selecting the question mark to open the Ask a Question screen. Select the Community from the drop-down list to show all of the Communities where you are currently a member. Type in the question or note and select Post. The question will be posted in the Conversations section of the selected Community.
Planning & Cooking
Recipe page features also make it easy to plan and cook.
Ingredients, Instructions and Health Score
There are three tabs in the recipe. The Ingredients tab header tells you the number of ingredients and as well as other information about the recipe. In addition to the ingredients, you may see the recipe description, prep time, cook time and servings. You can change the number of servings and convert units between imperial and metric.
Whisk honors the creators who spend time and money to make the delicious recipes we love. Unless the recipes were created on Whisk and the instructions added by a user, most recipe instructions live on the creator site. The Instructions tab allows you to easily visit the site and view the recipe without leaving the app.
In the Health Score tab, Whisk's sophisticated AI has calculated the macro and micro nutrients of a recipe as well as provides our proprietary health score based on nutrient density (the impact of macronutrients and micronutrients in the recipe). For more information about Whisk nutrition, see this article.
The Add to button makes it easy to plan, shop, learn and share.
By selecting the Add to button, a menu of easy actions appears. Ask a question as described above, add the ingredients to a Shopping List to take in-store or for easy eCommerce shopping, or add the recipe to a Meal Plan (pick a day!), Community or a Collection in your recipe box.