Edamam's Recipe Search API(Version Retired)

The Edamam Recipe Search API lets you integrate recipes and faceted recipe search into your websites or mobile applications.

Since we understand the recipe – ingredients, diets, allergies, nutrition, taste, techniques & more. We can connect your users with the best recipes available for their unique food preferences.

Search over 1.5 million recipes

- Search our large recipe database. We add new sites and recipes continuously.

500+ top web recipe sources

- Our search algorithm returns the most relevant recipes from the most popular and best recipes sources on the web. We order recipes by their cookability and quality so your customer can always count on getting the best recipes!

Semantically organized database

- The recipes in our database are normalized and can be filtered in the search by calorie and diet preferences.

Full nutrition for each recipe

- We have the most accurate automated nutrition analysis on the web powered by our proprietary NLP engine. You get detailed nutrition breakdown of each recipe with 25+ nutrients and appropriateness for all major diets.

Filter by calories, diet or allergy restrictions

- Edamam has developed over 20 diet and health filters for your customers to use. Now you can develop applications for virtually any popular diet or major health condition.

Try our Free Recipe Database Api

Free Trial Foodie Blogger Chef
Pricing Free $99 $249 $999
Recipe data (image, ingredients, title) icon icon icon icon
Diet, Health and Allergy filters 10 filters No filters 10 filters 10 filters
Full Nutritional Details icon icon icon icon
Results per call up to 100 results up to 100 results up to 1000 results up to 1000 results
Attribution Required** Required** Required** Required**
Calls 1,000 50,000/month 250,000/month 1,000,000/month
Cost of additional call N/A 0.01 0.003 0.001
Recipe caching Not allowed Not allowed 2,000 recipes 10,000 recipes
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Contract duration Unlimited Month to month Month to month Month to month
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**All Edamam plans require the following attribution by using the image provided here and a link to http://developer.edamam.com. For the Recipe Search and Diet Recommendation APIs, the attribution should be next to the search entry field and on the search results page. You can see the available image formats and examples from other customers here. Not providing attribution is considered breach of contract and is followed by immediate service suspension.