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The following links direct to web sites that provide some of the most reliable sources for recipes and other cooking related information online without restricting you to a single domain. We call it "remote linking" the core of our open resource philosophy and are dedicated in the pursuit of including these terrific and often hard to find free recipe sites. As you can see our directory is limited in size and is because of our no dead end open resource philosophy. Each website has been thoroughly reviewed and examined prior to being listed and you will find are very dedicated to the cooking subject within our categories while suggesting topic related and quality recipe links.
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- Easy Appetizer Recipes - Plenty of appetizers for every occasion with links to many other appetizer recipe sites.
- Kitchen and Recipes- Appetizer recipe listings from the ultimate food directory.
- Perfect Entertaining- Etiquette advice included in their links page. Has an impressive appetizer menu on main page.
- SteviesTV.com- Stephen T. Coenen's corner of the web where you can find his personal perspective on people, places, ideas, fun, food and Sushi. Oh yes... A very informative section on finger food!
- Bread Machine Net- Links to thousands of bread machine recipes, cookbooks and even a bread cam!
- Quick and Easy Chocolate Recipes- From who else but Quick-and-easy-chocolate-recipes.com, you can find some great (for lack of words...) Quick and easy chocolate recipes for cakes and cookies. Follow "Resources" for more recipes.
- ArmadilloPepper.com- Gourmet Sauces, BBQ Dry Rubs, Jellies, Honeys and Spreads. Resources page has recommendations to hot stuff and other barbecue and grilling websites.
- Ask The Meatman- "BBQ & Smoking Links" page has barbecue related links to website from free recipes to home made smokers.
- Austin National Smoker Company- Barbecue pit smoker with custom rotisseries manufacturer has an awesome listing of smoking and BBQ resources.
- Bad Byron's Specialty Food Products- BBQ links and BIG list of barbeque information on the internet.
- BarBeQue Man- "Red-Hot BBQ Links Page" Informative page for all things BBQ.
- Barbecue Smoker Recipes- "Easy Outdoor Smoker Recipes" on main page with barbeque information page that include many cooking related links hand picked by Paul.
- BBQMaster.net- Whether you call it BBQ or Barbecue, prefer hamburgers or fish, grill with gas or charcoal, BBQMaster.net is your home for backyard grilling.
- BBQTV- BBQ news, BBQ competition coverage, talk and more BBQ information. Visitor shared BBQ links.
- Bon Feu & Everything-BBQ- Information about all things barbeque from types of grills, tips on how to BBQ, recipes and many extras. The folks claim to be crazy about grilling!
- Buzzard BBQ Links Page- It's not too late even after the Buzzard got 'em. Good selection of BBQ resources from the "Bottomless Pit"!
- Clark's Outpost- Genuine slow-smoked Texas barbecue. Great Texas BBQ website and a Texas size links page.
- Fat Boys BBQ- Featured menu is (of course) Barbecue. Go to "Handy BBQ Links".
- Garry's BBQ Pit- BBQ Hot Links. Links to other Barbecue related web sites.
- Illinoise BBQ Society- ILBBQS~ "Uniting BBQ Enthusiasts In Search of Excellent 'Que". Smokin' listing of all things BBQ!
- Iowa Barbeque Society- Web links include... BBQ books, restaurants listings, schools, supplies, BBQ competition, barbecue sauce links, grill & smoker manufacturer and BBQ recipes listed by members.
- Just Smoked Salmon- Olympic peninsula alder smoked salmon. BBQ Smoke Links as well as free on-site recipes and salmon smoking accessories for this awesome tasting dish!
- Phamous Phloyd's Barbeque Links- Great BBQ Links From Around The Country.
- Q-Links- Brought to you courtesy of the BBQ FAQ.
- Southern Barbecue- A dancing pig is your host where you can decide to visit barbecue, smoked salmon or other favorite links.
- Tejas BBQ Pits- Houston based barbecue pit and smoker manufacturer has an impressive and HOT resource page.
- The BBQ Report- "More Barbecue Links".
- The Grilling Coach- Richard Myers Executive Director of the National Grilling Institute. Great grilling information, grilling videos and recipes. Links to relative websites.
- Ultimate BBQ Sauce Recipes- David's barbeque sauce website boasts "The Web's Best BBQ Sauce Recipes". Looking around I may agree. Visit BBQ Links for some suggested resources and more sauce recipes.
- Wayne's Texas Barbeque Links- Conservative barbecue listing reaches as far as Alaska and parts of Germany :) Authentic "Texas Hill Country" Pit Barbecue.
Blogs with Recipes
- Judy's Kitchen- Great recipes on blog with links to other free recipes sites.
- Free Great Recipes Online- Building database of free recipes online and other cooking information.
- Karina's Gluten Free Links- Living gluten free with a great listing of other gluten free recipe blogs along with autism and ASD resources brought to you by the "Gluten-Free Goddess".
- Alicia's Country Kitchen- Other great free recipe sites on the net. Friends of Alicia on left of page followed by brand name recipe links.
- Famous Brand Name Recipes- Name says it all! If it was ever printed on a can or box or in your favorite magazine and has a website. Here is the place to visit.
- Just Jeanne's Canning Links- Very extensive listing for free canning websites... Jellies to pickles.
Candy & Chocolates
- Chocolate Sites- Facts, history, chocolate recipes, jokes and favorite links of chocolate sites for that special urge.
- Diabetic Recipes- Web page dedicated to husband who was diagnosed with diabetes. Nice selection of links to diabetic resources as well as on-site information and free recipes.
- Mac's Picks- "Recommended Web Sites" Diabetes recipe links for current year. Archived links available on site.
- Velma's Diabetic Links- "I have let my fingers do the walking", says Velma. To bring a wealth of free information to help those with diabetes.
- DASH Diet Recipe Links- Lean meat, lo & non fat dairy, fruit & vegetable, nuts to beans and free soy recipe sites.
- New 11/11 Free Diet Source- "Your Source for Diet Info, Products & Healthy Recipes" Healthy cooking with all types of foods including from desserts, drinks, appetizers to main dishes and everything in between. Be sure to check out the recipe reviews, fitness and diet gear pages as well.
- The Low Carb Life- "An independent low carb resource." Very useful low carbohydrate and diet links area with related resources and other free information.
- Skinny Water- A healthier alternative to high-calorie, sugar laden and fat-bloated beverages that dominate the food and beverage industry.
- Weight Loss Diet Information- A Weight Loss and Diet Advice Cornucopia. Dieting resources include health, exercise and food related links. FREE Diet Plan.
- Anderson Valley Brewing Company- Beer links jumpstation.
- BarDrinks.com- Bar drinks links. Say that 10 times (even before opening a bottle). Bar tending & mixology resources to party pleaser's with everything else mixed in! Follow "links" to "other recipe sites".
- Cofei.com- Coffee recipes, articles, news, reviews, humor, glossary and coffee recipes. "Coffee links" page has an abundance of coffee recipe and related cooking links.
- Extreme Bartending- "Bartender & Hospitality Industry Directory" extensive listing of bar tending resources.
- Liqueur Web- Website about making liqueurs and cordials. Free information about making fruit and berry cordials as well as using other ingredients such as herbs and spices as well as coffee. Large recipe link page.
- Skotrats Official Home brew "Beer Slut" Web page- Home brewing at it's best. Useful beer links and a special quote from Homer.
- The Brewery- Website dedicated to providing a comprehensive collection of free information about the art and science of brewing beer. Cheers!
- The Webtender- Top drink recipes & collections.
- Whattodrink.com- More useful other drink recipe sites.
- New 4/11 Black Walnut Recipes- Recipes, black walnut facts and more about this wild American nut harvested by hand.
- New Jersey's Big Tomato- Tomato growing tips for big results with contests and free seeds. Top ten tomato recipe sites change monthly.
- Big Mama's Favorite Halloween Links- Halloween recipe sites. Other halloween links on page include costumes ,accessories, decor, graphics, clip art, screen savers, online Halloween games, Halloween fonts and resources for Halloween safety tips.
- Dark Side of the Net- Halloween food, recipe & cooking links. Nice listing of Halloween related recipe and free party ideas.
- Free Christmas Holiday Recipes- Christmas recipe index for the holiday cooking.
- Halloween Associates- Areas on site include costumes, activities, history, software downloads, safety and other ghoulish treats. We've found some free adult beverage recipes and links to more Halloween recipes off site.
- Halloween HQ- Large listing of everything Halloween related. "Halloween Recipes" page quick link.
- Halloween Magazine- HalloweenMagazine.com recipe links. Browse main page for many more Halloween party ideas.
- Haunted Wisconsin- Halloween food and drink recipes. Shrimp brain spread, kitty litter cake with sewer water cocktails to wash it down? Links dedicated to Halloween related food preparation. Harvest time recipes as well.
- Marilee's Winter Holiday Links- Recipe sites listed amongst other activities for different holidays. Includes... Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Years, Martin Luther king andValentines day.
- Pumpkin Patches and More.org- Links to the best Halloween websites! Free pumpkin recipes, Halloween supplies, history of Halloween, farmers pumpkin patches and more spooky fun.
- Rexanne's Thanksgiving- A great place for Thanksgiving cooking tips, table decorating ideas, Thanksgiving for kids including... the football crowd, Thanksgiving history and many other turkey related links as well.
- Easy Venison Recipes- Recipes for wild game include armadillo, bear, beaver, boar, duck, elk, frog, goose, grouse, moose, muskrat, opossum, pheasant, quail, rabbit, racoon, squirrel, and turtle with links to other game and cooking websites.
- Gold'n Plump- Chicken recipe search from the website of the Gold'n Plump Poultry run my the Helgeson family of St. Cloud, Minnesota. Check out their entertaining tips section for more great sources.
- Great Venison Cooking- Everything from venison burgers to... salad? Adventurous cooking at it's best using deer meat. Venison Recipe Catgories and Great Links page.
- HuntFish.net | Deer Meat Recipe Links- Great listing of deer (venison) meat recipes and other hunting resources.
- Don Lemmon's Official Website- Best selling author. Food, nutrition & supplements are key to healthy sucess.
- Fitness and Freebies- To your health! Hot links include... General health, wellness, fitness, for the disabled, cooking and recipe links, diabetic information and strictly for seniors.
- New 8/11 G-Free Foodie- Recipes for people with Celiac disease or gluten intolerance. Sources of gluten-free recipes given with credit to their origin and or website.
- Lifestyle Smoothies- Free smoothy recipes on site with community links to health realted information and places to visit for more smoothie recipes.
- Living and Raw Foods- Very large community dedicated to educating the world about the power of living, wellness and raw foods.
- All India- "Indian Recipe Index" Nice collection of Indian recipe website links. Recipe of the week showcased.
- Anthony's "SpaghettiSauceandMeatballs.com"- Many Italian recipes from main course to desserts with a recipe link page for even more. Check out the secret family spaghetti sauce. Don't tell MaMa!
- AsiaRecipe.com- Asian recipe links from the far east. Visitor ranked by popularity.
- Aussie Cooking- Exclusively features Australian recipes and cooking links to website down under.
- Belinda Davis Lazarus- Collection of personal recipe sites including Welsh recipes.
- Boyds Bears- BearLovers.com and "AOL MOBsters Regional Cookbook" with regional recipes and recipe links.
- Bush Tucker Plants or Bush Food- More links to bush tucker plants and websites dedicated to bush food. Live off the land in Australia mate!
- Cook in France- "A cooking holiday in France" Links page contain food, recipes, wine, kitchen, eating out in France, chef stuff, accommodation and holidays hosted by the cookery school in Dordogne France.
- CuisineCuisine.com -Where "food is culture & culture is food". Indian cuisine and Indian culture.
- Discovery Foods Ltd.- Manufacturers of Latin American & Mexican food products for adventurous tastes. External directory include recipe, cooking and other culinary resources.
- Down Home Southern Cooking (at it's best)- Get some southern charm in your family meals. Many home recipes and external favorite links.
- Free and Easy Asian Food Recipes- Free, simple & easy Asian food recipes. Ultimate collection of finest quality Asian cuisine, Asian cooking guide and various cuisine from Asia.
- German Culture- German food and recipe suggested sites from Germany.
- Good Tastes of Tuscany- Recipe links and related cooking sites.
- Gutsy Gourmet- AKA... Dr. Harold H. "Buzz" Baxter. Recipes from around the world is his greatest passion!
- Let's Cook in Umbria- Cooking holidays and cooking classes in Umbria, Italy. Hands-on cooking lessons, 2/4/7 day culinary tours in cooking traditional meals. Nice list of food, cooking and recipe sites.
- Persian Recipes- Search recipes by main ingredient, cooking method or by course and dish. "A Thousand and one Delights"
- Things Indian - Indian cookery and recipe web sites listed with a featured description.
- Tipu's Oasis in the Alley- Traditional vegetarian food from India. Listing of suggested cooking and recipe websites.
- New Orleans website- Website dedicated to Cajun recipes, Creole cuisine recipes and cooking of Acadiana ("Cajun country"). Jambalaya, crawfish, pralines, shrimp etouffee, gumbo are just a sampling of recipes available. Separate link to "Chefs of New Orleans and Louisiana".
- Paul "The Wise Gardner"- Tastes of the Tropics and warm climate recipes. Very colorful site with over 30 years of tropical gardening experience from the host.
- Windsor Ukrainian Canadians- Ukrainian recipe links start off with a detailed description of perogies followed by more defined geographical dishes and a very nice recipe listing.
- Alaska Seafood Recipes from Silver Lining Seafoods- Included are links to other fish recipe website and their own delicious... King Crab Royale, Halibut Cheeks, Salmon Barbecue Sauce and BBQ Salmon recipes.
- Fine Kettle-O-Fish- Seafood and general recipe sites listed.
- We Love Seafood (who doesn't)- Related Links.
- Sea-Ex- Links to other recipe sites.
Soups & Stews
- Natalies Recipes- For crock pots and more... A crock pot recipe website offering cooking tips, articles, a free weekly newsletter and numerous other recipes. Resource links include informative crock pot related subjects.
- Jalapeo Madness- Hot information site suggestions with other jalapeno resources, chili pepper information, hot sauces, dried and fresh pepper links and more fire for your mouth.
- Pepper Fool- Hot sauce, pepper seeds, fresh & dried pepper web sources, hot chile links and includes a recipe link page.
- Salt-N-Peppers Plus- Provider of spices and blends. Site also offers spice and tea accessories, and a periodic newsletter. Website recipe links directory.
- Abbey's Vegitarian Links- Vegan links include... Food, supplements, recipe books, health, nutrition, fitness, raw foods, animal rights, regional vegetarian groups and other resources.
- New 12/10 Cook Vegetarian!- From A-Z... "Meat-free food made easy". You can create your own on-site cookbook with many features. Browse recipes by cuisine, dietary or by occasion.
- Home Page of physicist Paul Watts- Links to free printable vegetarian recipes and other cooking resources.
- Links to Vegan Recipes- From the folks over at "NotMilk.com"
- Vegan Family House- Recipe links include many UK hosted vegetarian cooking websites as well as from other areas of the world.
- Vegetarian-Restaurants.net- Vegetarian and vegan recipe sites listed with a description.
- Vegweb- Vegetarian recipes submitted by visitors.
- AboutPizza.com- Pizza is a true hero in fast food for the U.S.A. AboutPizza.com has great information all about pizza... Without a doubt a place for pizza lovers! Links page has category listing with pizza recipes and more information about pizza and other cooking resources.
- Best Soul Food Recipes- Access thousands of flavorful recipes at BestSoulFoodRecipes.com Get cooking tips, tutorials and more.
- Pizzatherapy.com- Albert Grande's "Links and Resources". Links of favorite pizza places, cooking and selective pizza resources. Visit their pizza and pasta forum!
- Rocky Mountain Gourmet Steaks- Meat processing plant from Missoula, Montana offers some recipe links to some great American favorites!
- Southwest Cuisine- All about the great southwestern USA with a collection of recipe links.
- TableGater- Trailer hitch tailgater table has a bunch of great pre-game cooking links. It's all about the food... right?
- Tailgating Recipes by Chiff.com- Party ideas recipes. menus, decorating tips and advice. Just show me the beer!
- 1001Recipes2Send.com Recipes Database- Large database of recipes to print or send via email. Post your own recipe as well or search for one in the forum. Other sites of interest.
- A Cooking Directory- Nice directory for cooking and recipes.
- Adventurous Cooking and Dining- "The Kitchen" Recipe index lists appetizers to vegetables with many recipes that link to their respective creators and helpful related cooking information.
- All recipe sites from Jim Barrick- Over 2000 listings and links to free recipes.
- Best Cooking Sites- Cooking resource offering links to the best web sites for cooking, baking, recipes, cookware, condiments, culinary education, and nutritional information.
- Chef Rick's Favorite Food and Cooking Related Links- A chefs directory of favorite recipes online must be worth a visit...
- Connie Q Cooking- Growing database of recipe links by category. Bread making video to view online!
- CookeryBook.Com- Free recipe links by category, search, newsletter, book suggestions, forum and more.
- Cooking Connect- A directory of food and recipe resources.
- Cooking Recipes Portal- Large indexed directory of many aspects of cooking.
- Cooking Solutions- "Great Recipe Links" Chef Kevin Wagner host of website & qwner of a gourmet cooking, catering and private chef business in Nova Scotia.
- Cooking2000- French cooking recipes.
- culinary.net - Recipes, food articles and nutritional information: Recipes and cookbooks.
- Cyber Cafe- Bookmarks of recipe websites in many categories.
- Dayle's Incredible Recipe Links and Recipe Board List Page- That title just about covers it all.
- DMOZ "Recipe" The open directory project- Says it all. Search results.
- Eat Dangerously- A collection of website with the "Eat Dangerously" spirit as in their book.
- Food-Cooking.com Recipes - A recipe and cooking site offering free recipes and articles on healthy and delicious food.
- Food Down Under- Large database of recipes from around the world.
- Foodreference.com- Directory of recipes, food related information, fun facts, drink and travel.
- Freaky Freddies Free Funhouse of Free Stuff- Freebie site with a recipe section... "The best sites that will give you online recipes."
- Great Free Online Recipes.com- Recipes, articles, cookbooks and more!
- Great Recipe Sites- Nice selection of recipe sites in all categories. Hosted by Allfoodbusiness.com.
- Hungover Gourmet- Food & travel information, recipes, food news, recipe links and Yahoo Group.
- Just Recipes - Links to many recipes off site by alphabetical listing. WARNING: Time and printer ink consumer. Don't forget to set the kitchen timer or auto-off setting on that oven, load up the paper tray and grab a fresh beverage!
- Knowledge Hound "Cooking"- Free cooking tips and recipes from standard American cuisine to international and ethnic dishes.
- Links4Recipes.com- Links to thousands of great recipe website.
- Mama's Table- Mama spends a lot of time on the computer gathering up links to her favorite recipe website. How does she find time to cook for that hungry mob? Thanks Ma!
- Mimi's Cyber Kitchen- Over 5132 Sites Listed as of 12/04. Power of the personal devotion to cooking!
- Nutrition Analyser- A diet tracking software and a Recipe Management System in which you log your daily meals and then analyse their nutrient values against your set goals
- Outstanding Sites- "Your Gateway To The Best Sites On The Internet" The recipe and cooking area has a very extensive listing to website dedicated to preparing food.
- Receptjes.be- Free recipes and links as well as recipe index and specials onsite
- Recipe America- Recipe Search by ingredient, time and or nutritional information. Big List of recipe links.
- Recipe Book Online- Share a recipe, cook books, tips and a very impressive recipe index and cooking links page.
- Recipes from Melborponsti- Cooking information, glossaries and relative links: "Other Sites of Interest" arranged alphabetically by category.
- Recipe Goldmine- Thousands of free recipes and crafts. Links to free recipe sites.
- Recipelink.com- Home to thousands of recipes shared by their visitors since 1996 and thousands of hand-selected cooking and recipe links!
- Recipes Portal- Offering the best link collection of recipes sites on-line. Powered by the "Portal Brain".
- Refdesk.com- Facts Encyclopedia. Category : "Food & Recipes" Recipe and food listings from A~Z.
- Rock Mountain Gourmet Steaks- Links to BBQ and accessories, gifts, gourmet food, restaurants, recipe websites as well as their own favorite recipes. Located in Missoula, Montana.
- Sue's Recipe Server- Hundreds of recipe site listings by category or country.
- That's My Home- Large on-site recipe listing with a nice collection of external links to other recipe sites. "Your Source for Free Online Recipes!"
- The Big Thicket Christian Directory - Free recipe website listings from southeast Texas. Sites include listings of over 200 turkey recipes for leftovers, "The Kraft Interactive Kitchen" with tons of recipes and clone recipes from favorite restaurants.
- The Best Websites to Find Free Recipes- Article written by Christopher Fowers picks out the best recipe sites online and describes a little about each.
- THE SNEAKY KITCHEN- Journal style link page that covers many different type of recipes with related website links and cooking directories.
- Tipu's Chai Mix- Traditional vegetarian food from India. Website has links to related off site browsing and recipes.
- Top Food Sites- Links to quality food related website. Winners of the "Top Food Site Awards".
- TuDocs- "The Ultimate Directory Of Cooking Sites" Possibly true by the looks of all the cooking information and recipe categories. Ratings also... Look for the 4 pot recipe sites!
- Virtual Quincy Directory of Cooking & Recipes- Cooking and recipe resources on the Internet. A very impressive listing!
- Whispers Online Magazine for Women- Eight categories and articles about food, cooking, recipes and more with a number of quality recipe/cooking links.
- Caroline's Big Page O'Links- Various "recipe portals"... Quote: One of my favorite hobbies is cooking and collecting recipes from all lands. Divided up into various interesting categories.
- Glen's Recipe Links- Can't figure out what food Glen likes best. Seems to lean toward the hot stuff... Plenty of links to free recipes from Glen and the BBQ porch! He may be the hog in the green slacks, not sure.
- Home-n-Stuff- The personal web site of Jim 'n Jen dedicated to homemaking and family. Visit "what's cooking" page for their favorite cooking resources and links.
- Recipe USA- Very extensive listing of collected recipe website links from Anita.
- Tenny's Internet Exploration Food & Recipe Page- Sure to be your next bookmark! Nice A-Z listing of recipe and food links. Thanks Tenny :)
Chef2Chef Culinary Directory
- Nancy's Kitchen and Recipe Exchange Yahoo Group- Free recipe exchange and newsletter posted online every day.
- Scout & Outdoor Cooking- Boy Scout recipes, Dutch oven, campfire cooking and more for the adventurous chef.
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