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Searching for recipes
Allrecipes wants to make it as easy as possible for you to find what you are looking for, so we have created a couple of ways to search for recipes to ensure that you do! You can use the search field at the top of any page to perform any of the searches listed below:
For a general search, enter a title or keyword in the search box at the top of the page. Or
Search for recipes that contain the ingredients you want via the
The difference between Recipe and Ingredient search:
allows you to find recipes for “Puff Pastry” from scratch, whereas the
will allow you to find recipes using ready-made puff pastry as an ingredient.
Once you have searched by an initial title, keyword or ingredient, you may filter your results further using the links on the left hand side.
Recipe and cooking questions
For recipe questions, post a comment at the bottom of the recipe page. The cook who added the recipe can then respond back to you on that recipe.
For cooking questions, you may send an email to
Due to the volume of emails we receive, we apologise in advance if we are unable to answer your question.
Not all recipes have nutritional information. Only those recipes that have been calculated by Allrecipes editors will have nutritional data. Also most recipes provided by partners have nutritional information.
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