Web Resources for Culinary Students

We've amassed a collection of the Web's best culinary sites that cover a range of topics from recipes to food blogs.


  • Asian Online Recipes - Celebrates and demystifies the flavors of the East with traditional and modern Asian cooking recipes side by side and practical guides on buying and using ingredients.
  • Backwoods Bound - Wild game recipes, plus hunting, fishing, trophy photos, outdoor photos, fun facts, free newsletter, guide listings and more!
  • Cajun Cooking Recipes - Offers free recipes from around the world, cooking stories, funny jokes, free craft instructions, message board, newsletter and more.
  • CooksRecipes.com - A premier Internet cooking and recipe site featuring 15,000+ recipes and growing.
  • Cookbooks We Love - Cookbook picks and reviews. Featuring a hand-picked selection of cookbooks with discount online shopping.
  • Cookery Book - Discover international recipes by the thousands. All recipes are free - some are very unusual.
  • Culinary.net - At culinary.net, you'll find hundreds of kitchen-tested recipes developed by leading food and beverage companies and associations.
  • Easy Thaifood - Easy to cook Thai recipes. Wonderful tastes created in your own kitchen.
  • Genevieve's Cuisine - Each e-cookbook on this site contains 63 easily prepared recipes of restaurant quality food, all styled and photographed with a new e-cookbook released every year.
  • Greek Foods - All you need to know about Greek eating and cooking, and maybe more.
  • La Lama Mountain Ovens - Old family recipes and old-world techniques are recorded and tested and then preserved here on the web site, along with modern translations.
  • Lo Mexicano - Mexican food, cooking and Mexican recipes.
  • Recipes From Friends - Thousands of free recipes, an interactive message board and online archives.
  • Recipeland - Fast, easy free and fun recipes at your fingertips. Recipe reviews, cooking tips and more. Serving visitors since 1996 with over 40,000 recipes.
  • Rome Gift Shop - Free Italian recipes and free web cooking lessons from Rome with Spartacus, the only Roman gladiator cook!
  • Sunday Supper - Sunday night is a very special time - It's a time to relax at home and enjoy a leisurely Sunday supper.
  • Sushi Smile - At sushismile.com you will find a variety of recipes. We would like to introduce you to the easy way to make sushi in your own kitchen.
  • The Timeless Art of Italian Cuisine - Anna Maria Volpi, an author and chef instructor at Williams-Sonoma, introduces traditional Italian cooking and recipes with step by step descriptions. Her book offers an intimate exploration of Italian cuisine.
  • Veg World - Recipes for classic vegetarian and vegan dishes, plus articles and advice on vegetarian cuisine and lifestyle.
  • Vintage Cookbook - Antique, vintage and collectible cookbooks, as well as regional and specialty cookbooks. First editions and out of print cookbooks, plus the works of great chefs and great restaurants.

Cake Art

  • Cakes by Sam - Wedding cakes and cake decorating supplies for the novice and the professional cake decorator alike.
  • Candyland Crafts - A full line supplier of cake decorating, candy making and soap making products for the do-it-yourselfer. Over 10,000 products. Mold catalog available.
  • Winbeckler - Cake decorating, candy making, & party/wedding supplies

Ingredients: Cheese

  • Cheese Making.com - On this great site you will find everything you need to make cheese, from mozzerella to cheddar.
  • Dairy Science and Food Technology - This site contains information on the industrial utilization of lactic acid bacteria, their bacteriophages, natural and 'added' antimicrobial systems in milk, and factors influencing the quality and yield of cheese. There are also sections on modeling and modified atmosphere packaging.
  • Real California Cheese - Get recipes and tips for pairing wine and, of course, Californian Cheese from its official site.

Ingredients: Condiments

  • Chile Beach Jams - 5 flavors of award-winning pepper jams. Plus our new X-tra Hot Habañero and Spicy Peanut Sauce.
  • Garlic Valley Farms - All natural, kosher certified, cold-pressed and roasted garlic juice in 8-ounce pump spray or pour bottles.
  • Half Moon Bay Trading - Purveyors of fine imported condiments and sauces. From wicked-hot pepper sauce to sweet, sassy honey-mustard.
  • Head Country - Bar-B-Q sauce and seasoning trusted by chefs from the Hamptons to Santa Fe. Trust this 55-year old recipe to help you create your own world championship dishes!
  • Maui-Licious Marinade - Maui-Licious Marinade BBQ Sauce is a multi purpose sauce to enhance your cooking experience.
  • Quality Spices - Your online community for ethnic foods. Thousands of the freshest spices, Indian, Medeterian and Hispanic food products, and recipes since 1979. On the web since 1997.
  • Spice it up - Jalapeno Ketchup - catch up with the taste.

Ingredients: Drinks

  • Coffee Gourmet - Over 150 varieties of gourmet coffee, tea, JetTea, (fruit n'tea smoothie), iced coffee, coffee cookies, chocolate covered espresso beans and more.
  • Del Maguey - Single Village Mezcal -The true heritage mother of all mezcals and tequilas.
  • Java Coffee & Tea Co. - Highest grade arabic coffees in regular, decaf and lite. Choose from our vast selection of imported teas available in green, black, white and naturally flavored teas.
  • Kona Purple Mountain Coffee - Order some Kona Purple Mountain coffee today, and discover why Kona grows one of the rarest and best tasting gourmet coffees in the world. 
  • PepperJoe -"Pepper Joe's" specializing in everything for the Chilehead including growing, harvesting, cooking, preserving and enjoying those wonderful hot peppers.  

Ingredients: Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables

  • Americanbean.org - The source for everything "bean," and the official site of The American Dry Bean Board, an organization of bean producers, canners, processors packagers and others in the bean industry.
  • Herbkits.com - Herbkits.com is your source for indoor herb garden supplies.
  • Lychees Online - You'll find dozens of lychee articles, photos and recipes, expert advice on lychee fruit and growing lychee trees, plus a Lychee Store offering fresh lychee fruit, lychee trees and other hard-to-find lychee products.
  • Millican Pecan Company - Each year Millican Pecan Company harvests their pecan orchards to provide you with delicious pecan candy, spiced pecans, roasted pecans and many more pecan products.
  • Murphy's Potatoes - Murphy's Seed Potatoes is a producer of quality potato seed for the North American market.
  • Pecan House - Offering a scrumptious variety of coated pecans in gift bags and tins. Flavors include praline, milk chocolate, honey, roasted and salted, cinnamon, and key lime.
  • Pick your Own - The place to find a pick-your-own farm near you!
  • The Garlic Store - A great site all about garlic, including tips about growing garlic and cooking with garlic. A whole selection of different garlic products to buy.
  • Watercress.com - An authoritative source for information about one of nature's most nutritious and healthful vegetables, watercress.
  • Wood Prairie Farms - A small Certified Organic family farm in northern Maine selling everything from potatoes to dried fruit.

Ingredients: Gourmet

  • Britsuperstore - With over 5,000 British foods and toiletries including all the famous brands Cadbury, PG Tips, Marks and Spencer (cost effective postage rates).
  • CyberCucina - Offers fine imported gourmet food and beverages, many of which are unique and difficult to find.
  • Earthy Delights - Where great chefs buy! Shipping direct to adventurous home gourmets.
  • Eliki Olive Oil - Online retail store offering gourmet and organic cold-pressed unfiltered Greek olive oil, garlic olive oil and flavored olive oils, balsamic vinegar, Greek olives, Greek food, roasted garlic sauce, hot sauce, salad dressing, spices and recipes. 
  • Foods of New York - The 'official' foods of the sidewalks of New York delivered to your door.
  • Otto's - European and Hungarian import store and deli.
  • Nani's Genuine Pasta House - Wyoming restaurant featuring classic, traditionally prepared pasta dishes from all regions of Italy.
  • Mangia Bene Pasta - features traditional Italian recipes including pasta, salads, breads, desserts, and seasonal specialities.
  • Rice Select - Different rice products with recipes and cooking tips.

Ingredients: Meat & Fish

  • Lobster Anywhere - Home of the finest live Maine lobster and fresh seafood delivered overnight.
  • Kyle LeBlanc Crawfish Farms - Live/boiled large/medium crawfish available year round. Also many Louisiana seafood and food products such as andouille, crab, shrimp, sausages, rabbit, gator, turtle and more.
  • Louisiana Seafood - Learn about Lousiana's rich seafood history and find suppliers.

Ingredients: Sweets

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