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Furture feature...Custom cookbooks?

What would you think of a custom cookbook feature? Using recipes you've chosen.

Users could choose to pay for custom books, which would be printed and bound in hard copy by food52.
The community could create their own books for their choices; like gluten free, veggie, holidays, or any theme they wish.

While I know the 52 IT staff has a lot on their plate now, it's a bluesky idea but I think it would fit the site as a 'crowdsourcing' community of homecooks.

Sam is a trusted home cook.

asked almost 6 years ago
6 answers 1364 views
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Merrill Stubbs

Merrill is a co-founder of Food52.

added almost 6 years ago

Great idea! We've batted this around before and may have to revisit.

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Sam is a trusted home cook.

added almost 6 years ago

I'm sure if you mentioned that to you tech staff..having to launch the re-design..Ipad App..etc. They'd probably say "WTF, NOW?".

Just something to consider for future development, so the DB of recipes don't get mired down in formatting that would make this idea more difficult after things settle down for all the stuff on your plate for the site at this time.

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Suzanne is a trusted source on General Cooking.

added almost 6 years ago

I think its a great idea Sam!

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added almost 6 years ago

If you could create a book of my saved recipes, with a really good index, it would be awfully compelling.

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added almost 6 years ago

Sam1148 - I like your thinking! Great idea!

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