February 15, 2012
Bon Appetit expands its digital recipe with a tablet app

The late food-and-travel magazine Gourmet may have been more sophisticated. And the to-the-point Cook's Illustrated is far more academic. But Bon Appetit certainly ranks near or at the topwhen it comes to mouth-watering color photography and user-friendly cooking articles. It's the food magazine with a sense of play.

Now the news reaches us that the Conde Nast product has launched a digital tablet-edition app aimed at helping home cooks. Among the features are step-by-step how-to videos, sideshows, photos, tutorials and, of course, recipes and tips. The "cooking tool," as its editors call it - and rightly so - is available for the iPad, Nook Tablet and Nook Color. Find it at and

Print subscribers will have access to the digital edition. For others, the monthly tablet edition is $1.99 per "issue," or $19.99 for a year.

The online edition of Bon Appetit is at

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