Trufflehead by Mobile Skillet, LLC (Universal)
Released: Aug 17, 2011
Version: 1.2
Size: 9 MB
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Ranking - Food & Drink (iPhone)

Ranking - Food & Drink (iPad)


Mobile Skillet, LLC
★ Apple’s New and Noteworthy ★ Top 25 Lifestyle Paid Apps ★ What’s Hot- January 2012 ★
“This app has just about everything you’d want from a very good recipe app. It’s well-designed. It works well. The lay-out is easy to follow and understand. There’s a really good deep well of information…This app is excellent…If you’re looking for healthy food options with some information to back that up, this…is a very very good app…I don’t think you’ll be disappointed.” –

Trufflehead is a cooking app that works for you. Whether you’re a good cook already or about to become one, you decide when and how much input you need to prepare healthy food that looks and tastes great. It’s all at your fingertips—from ingredient IDs and reference guides, to smart shopping lists, and how-to demos packed into 270 recipes.

Spend $3 now, and save money every day for the rest of your life by cooking at home instead of eating out!!!

Trufflehead’s features include:

• 270 full-flavored recipes – 160 vegetarian, 150 dairy-free, 110 gluten-free, and more than 200 low-cal and low-fat dishes; over half the recipes can be prepared in 30 minutes or less, and 95% are budget-friendly. All carry nutrition data.

• Recipe-embedded hyperlinks to comprehensive info on over 200 ingredients and more than 150 equipment photo IDs. 

• 170 step-specific multi-media demos accessible directly from recipes.

• “Smart” shopping lists that integrate ingredients from multiple recipes and group identical items together for easy shopping.

• Priority Organics labeling of ingredients that are best purchased in organic form.

• Doppelgänger recipes in “Simple” and “Not-so-Simple” versions so that new cooks can start slow and grow as they master techniques and become familiar with ingredients.

TRUFFLEHEAD is MORE THAN JUST AN APP! Our website ( is where you’ll meet people like you who want to have fun learning how to cook the Trufflehead way. Exchange tips and tricks and see how other cooks of all skill levels experiment with our recipes and make them even better.

Trufflehead. Make it happen in the kitchen.

“Trufflehead makes eating healthy an easy goal to achieve…easy to use and convenient for cooks of any experience level. Because the recipes focus on healthy, fresh ingredients, users can start the new year off right with better eating habits…” –

"Trufflehead...can help novice and seasoned cooks to prepare quick, delicious, healthful, and budget-conscious meals." - the American Heart Association

“It gets you to relax and have fun in the kitchen…The reference section has everything from an extremely useful table of standard measurements to guides to help you understand the impact of your food choices…It's a testament to the thoughtful design and ease of use that makes it fun to browse…Trufflehead…helps demystify, educate, and even entertain aspiring cooks.” -

“…an ‘I’m there for you’ cooking resource designed specifically for inexperienced and intermediate cooks that would also hold the interest of more advanced users…Chud also made a conscious effort to keep the recipes within the typical college student’s time and budget constraints.” – The Gleaner, Nazareth College

"This app, with it's clean, bright interface,...offers a comfortable, user-friendly feel, helpful videos,...[and] a personalized aspect" - iPhone Life Magazine

“Trufflehead is an accessible way to learn cooking basics, improve cooking skills and expand recipe repertoires. For example, users can tap a hyperlink to view an unfamiliar ingredient and learn how to select, shop for, and store it.” – The Moody Standard

What's new in version 1.2
Updated for the new iPad and iOS 5.1!
Our verdict: Great!
  • + Trufflehead is a highly rated app (4.5-star).
  • + The app is currently free, instead of its regular price of $2.99.
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