Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 25, 2012
Publications International is pleased to announce the release of their award-winning cooking app, iCookbook TM in tandem with the October 26th launch of Windows 8. The app will be one of the first fully functional kitchen companions in the Windows Store, featuring an immense collection of recipes (more than 2,000 recipes) equal to 20 full size cookbooks, beautiful high definition images, and cooking tools to simplify meal planning and preparation.
To keep the app fresh, each month iCookbook™ users will get new FREE recipe collections perfect for every occasion, including great grilling recipes for a barbeque, family-friendly main courses the kids will love, and even protein packed snacks for after school.
"Our goal is for iCookbook™ to be the best cooking app a cook could own. The huge number of recipes that are included in the base app along with all of the additional recipes that are available every month make iCookbook™ a terrific bargain. iCookbook™ takes full advantage of the new Windows user experience. We are very pleased with the look, feel and functionality.” said Jerry Croft, President of Cooking and Digital Media at Publications International, Ltd.
iCookbook TM also offers users features such as:
- Intuitive visual interface. Redesigned for Windows 8, iCookbook TM gives cooks easy access to full color HD recipe images.
- Search. Not sure what to make? Use iCookbook’s™ filter function to look for recipes by theme, occasion or main ingredient.
- Favorites. Keep track of all of your favorite iCookbook™ recipes in one place so they are easy to find again.
- Kitchen Tools. Substitution lists, conversion charts and cooking tips solve questions in the kitchen.
"The kitchen of the future is a high-tech space," said John Richards, senior director of Windows App Marketing for Microsoft Corp. "With apps such as iCookbook showing up next to the cutting board, that future is here today."
iCookbook TM is currently available in the Windows Store. For more information about iCookbook TM please contact Jena Vuylsteke Williamson at jena(at)appency(dot)com.
About Publications International, Ltd:
Publications International, Ltd. (PIL) is one of North America's leading publishers of cookbooks, with more than 400 active cookbook titles and more than 50 recipe magazine releases annually. PIL's award winning iCookbook TM platform is available on Windows, Apple and Android devices.