Take a tour
invite your friends
- Select Menu -
Invite your friends
Recipe Calorie Counter
Anyone know of a FREE tool on the internet where you can punch in a recipe and servings and get a calorie quote per serving? Thanks in advance!
Fri. Apr 21, 9:16am
I would even go for a not free one! I make up new recipies all the time and this would be a terrific tool.
Friday, April 21, 2006, 11:45 AM
not free, but....
It's not free, but I love the DietPower Software. It has a great recipe builder within it, which I use all the time. It figures out calories, fat, etc. based on number of servings in the recipe. You can get a free trial at the link below.
Friday, April 21, 2006, 12:00 PM
fitwatch.com has a recipe analyzer - you put in all your ingredients, as well as number of servings, and it spits out nutrition info. I've used it for about 4 recipes - I only had problems once when the ingredient (98% fat free cream of chicken soup) was not in their database list. Otherwise, it is really awesome. I think I found out about it from posts on peertrainer a couple of months ago (gotta love peertrainer)
Friday, April 21, 2006, 12:25 PM
Try nutritiondata.com - you can even add your own ingredients from nutrition labels if they don't have something in their database (which has only happened to me a couple times).
Friday, April 21, 2006, 2:55 PM
I add up all the things I put in a recipe for example: homemade bread. I total the ingredients and then divide it by 8 (cause I get 8 slices) same with the fat content. If I can't find what I'm looking for I agree with the above poster nutritiondata.com has really helped me out alot.
Saturday, April 22, 2006, 11:45 AM
Calorie-Count at About.com has a free recipe analyzer. I've never used it so I don't really know how accurate it is though...
Monday, October 01, 2007, 10:07 AM
I found a great recipe counter @ http://recipes.sparkpeople.com/recipe-calculator.asp
You can type in your ingredients, then set the servings and it will pop up with a lable showing all the calories, fat, cholesterol and vitamins. Everything you need.
Even better, it is free.
If you want to save your recipes, you will need to register, but that is also free.
Saturday, February 09, 2008, 8:25 AM
or you can take the extra 5 minutes and use calorieking.com
Saturday, February 09, 2008, 5:44 PM
I just found this site and I think it works well! Just type in your recipe ingredients as they usually appear(i.e. 2 C flour, 4 Tbsp sugar)
Friday, October 24, 2008, 9:45 PM
Wow, these are great!
I'm not the OP, but I've been looking for something like this for a while. I do a lot of home cooked stuff and I don't count calories because it seems like such a hassle. Looks like these programs really make it easy.
You Peers Rock!!!
Saturday, October 25, 2008, 5:10 AM
9:45 - THANKS for that link!! I love it!!!
Saturday, October 25, 2008, 8:23 AM
I use calorieking call the time and its great.
Saturday, October 25, 2008, 2:55 PM
I have found a superb food and recipe site. Most of the foods are hygienic and delicious. You may get a great benefit visiting this site.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 3:18 PM
How To Lose Weight- The Basics
Weight Watchers Points System
The Fat Smash Diet
The Eat To Live Diet
The Beck Diet Solution
How To Get The Motivation To Lose Weight
How To Be Successful Using PEERtrainer
How To Burn Fat
Online Weight Loss Support- How It Works
Does Green Tea Help You Lose Weight?
Tips On Using PEERtrainer
Visit The PEERtrainer Community
Diet and Fitness Resources
Weight Watchers Meetings
Learning To Inspire Others: You Already Are
Writing Down Your Daily Workouts
Spending Money On A Personal Trainer?
How I Became A Marathon Runner
How To Prevent Injuries During Your Workout
Flu Season: Should You Take The Flu Shot?
Are You Really Ready To Start PEERtrainer?
Super Foods That Can Boost Your Energy
Reversing Disease Through Nutrition
New Diet and Fitness Articles:
Weight Watchers Points Plus
How To Adjust Your Body To Exercise
New: Weight Watchers Momentum Program
New: PEERtrainer Blog Archive
Review Of The New Weight Watchers Momentum Program
Weight Loss Motivation by Joshua Wayne:
Why Simple Goal Setting Is Not Enough
How To Delay Short Term Gratification
How To Stay Motivated
How To Exercise With A Busy Schedule
Real World Nutrition and Fitness Questions
Can Weight Lifting Help You Lose Weight?
Are Protein Drinks Safe?
Nutrition As Medicine?
Everyday Weight Loss Tips
How To Eat Healthy At A Party
How To Eat Out And Still Lose Weight
The Three Bite Rule
Tips On How To Stop A Binge
Introducing The PEERtrainer Cheat System
How To Speed Up Weight Loss
How To Get Motivation To Lose Weight
Weight Watchers: The New Science!
3 Myths About Weight Loss With JJ Virgin
Related Article :
New PEERtrainer Articles :
Why Green Tea Helps You Lose Weight
How To Lose A Lot Of Weight, Fast
5 Things You Must Know Before Doing A Cleanse
New: How To Build Muscle
What Is The Best Kind Of Protein Powder?
The Master Cleanse
Will Removing Gluten From Your Diet Help You Lose Weight?
How To Obliterate Your Limitations
How To Get The Motivation To Exercise
How To Stop Feeling Tired
Dr. Joel Fuhrman's Super Immunity Diet
The PEERtrainer Diet
Is Portion Control Keeping You Fat?
The Ultimate Guide To Dietary Fiber
P90X? Do Burst Training Instead
Weight Watchers Points Changes For 2012
Can Diet Soda Cause You To GAIN Weight?