Joomla! 30
Version: 1.1.0 Release Date: 23 July 2017

JoomRecipe is the best Joomla Recipe Extension, let you do everything you need to efficiently manage your recipes and cookbooks inside your joomla! website.


Demo Documentation

Main Features

  • Frontend Submision, turn your users into authors and give them the possibility to create their recipes
  • Recipe Manager, easy-to-use management screen with numerous edition features
  • Responsive + Bootstrap 2 and 3 compatible, works great on mobile devices, tablets and computers
  • Multi Language Support, recipes or categories can be associated with a language for multi language cookbooks.
  • On-the-fly quantity converter, adapt the quantity of ingredients according to the number of people. How Convenient!
  • Share Recipe, share your recipes using Facebook, twitter, pinterest, stumble upon and other social networks
  • Nutrition Facts, Kcals, carbs, salt, proteins... JoomRecipe is also perfect for diet websites
  • Recipe Price Management, should you need to provide a price for your recipes, it is possible
  • Rate Manager, give your community the opportunity to rate the recipes
  • Recipe Tags, link recipes together using tags
  • Times viewed, know what are your most famous recipes thanks to their view counters
  • Eco-print Feature, make your users save ink by only printing what they need
  • Watermarked Pictures, protect your original pictures thanks to automatic watermark
  • Support Videos, make your website more interactive using videos!
  • Report Comments, keep your content clean and get informed of abusive comments
  • Shopping Lists, manage your shopping lists, print them out or flash them with your smartphone and check your shopping lists at the supermarket
  • Meal Planner, help your users plan their meals for the week thanks to our nice drag and drop meal planner!
  • Alphabetical Search, browse and filter recipes easily by letters.
  • Module Positions, customize your content using internal module positions and display ads, banners or any content.
  • Content Plugin, display recipes in your Joomla articles using easily using shortcode.

Backend Features

  • Intuitive Control Panel, well organized backend screens, search features & filters
  • Category Manager, create as many categories as you want. Categories can be nested. No depth limitation
  • Recipe Moderation, keep your content clean thanks to the approval process
  • Comment Moderation, decide who can comment and manage comments easily
  • Email Notifications, stay informed of new recipes and comments posted on your website
  • Auto Update System, just add your licence key and update JoomRecipe automatically

Display Options

  • Layouts, single column, dual column or thumbnails layout. You have the choice
  • List By Category, display your recipes by category
  • Pagination, paginate your content as you want to
  • Display Control, enable/disable display on a per-field basis
  • Most Viewed Recipes, display your most popular recipes
  • Latest Recipes, display your latest recipes
  • Featured Recipes, display your featured recipes
  • User Favourites, display your favourites recipes
  • Archive List, display recipes archive list

Flexible Features

  • Extensible Units, looking for a flexible way to manage your cookbook? Add new ingredient units to the predefined list of units (grams, kilos, pounds, etc)
  • Extensible Ingredients Group, recipes might necessitate several preparations (sauce, seasoning, etc). Create as much ingredient groups as needed
  • Gallery Module, define which recipes to put in image slider (latest, most viewed, best rated, etc)
  • Search Module & Plugin, extend Joomla native search to include your recipes. Joomla Smart Search is also supported.
  • JomSocial & EasySocial Integration, display user favorites and user-created recipes in profile
  • Disqus Integration, Spoil your community thanks to Disqus!

More Powerful features

  • Powerful Search Engine, include (or exclude) ingredients from your search. Search (or not) over recipe names, tags, description
  • Fine Grained Permissions, based on Joomla Permissions. Who can create, edit, delete, manage recipes and comments?
  • Supports US/METRICS, JoomRecipe has been thought to answer worldwide expectations. US or metrics quantities display is a built-in feature
  • Google Rich Snippets, tell Google your content is recipes. You just need to activate the feature to use microformats
  • Well Coded Pages, Canonical URLs, Google recommandations followed. We are proud of our code quality
Page Landing - Categories List
Page Landing - Categories List
Recipe Listing - Ingredients + Infos
Recipe Listing - Ingredients + Infos
Recipe Listing - Directions + Video
Recipe Listing - Directions + Video
Recipe Listing - Notes + Nutrition facts
Recipe Listing - Notes + Nutrition facts
Recipe listing - Reviews
Recipe listing - Reviews
Search Page
Search Page
Administration - Dashboard
Administration - Dashboard
Administration - Recipe Manager
Administration - Recipe Manager

v1.1.0 (07/23/2017)


  • Force Bootstrap load
  • Choose similar recipes columns number
  • New joomrecipe-bottom-landingpage module position
  • Added Save as Copy in backend
  • Support migration from YooRecipe
  • Sort options in component options to control display of recipes in categories page
  • Register modal for guests when clicking on add to Meal Planner of Shopping list
  • New option to notify admin by email on recipe update
  • New 4 sort options in favourites menu item
  • New featured chef(original chef name) field in recipe form
  • New option to display user link (jomsocial, easysocial, CB, joomrecipe)
  • Notification to user on recipe creation


  • Usermedia field style improved
  • New look on Recipe editing in admin area
  • Admin dashboard improved
  • Recipes list table in admin area improved
  • Recaptcha improved in reviews form
  • Configuration related fields are hidden (using showon attribute)
  • Search view improved
  • Removed required attribute from preparation and description fields
  • Maximum preparation time increased to 6 days
  • Support jpeg extension in image cropper
  • Added add ingredient button in recipe edit pages
  • Breadcrumbs now show the recipe category
  • Added default value for cuisine
  • Updated featured recipe icon
  • Search by seasons field shows either a list of months or a list of seasons based on component settings


  • Ingredients were not correctly saved in backend
  • Saving seasons was not working properly
  • Ingredient unit bug fixed in shopping list
  • Access to meal planner when not logged in shows php error
  • Archive page not working for non latin alphabets
  • Bug in cuisine menu type
  • Added missing labels for cuisine
  • Touchscreen ingredients reordering bug on mobile devices
  • Cropped images were not used in some cases
  • Recipes were not displayed when browsing categories if option is set to hide recipes
  • xsi namespace missed in exported xml files
  • PHP error on recipe page when use recipe price option is enabled
  • Bug using XMl import tool due to /tmp permissions problem with shared hosting
  • Fixed ordering bug when selecting recipe types (most recents) in menu item options
  • Canonical url was always HTTP, regardless protocol
  • joomrecipe-after-subcategories module position was not displayed when called
  • Notify admin on recipe creation was not working anymore when creating recipes from frontend
  • Auto publish and auto validate options were not working anymore when creating recipes from frontend
  • Ingredients were lost when using Save as Copy feature
  • Reviews, Cuisines, Serves types missed when exporting
  • Page title bug when browsing letters in landing page
  • PHP warning when updating a recipe from frontend
  • Recipe was not correctly checked out when user clicked cancel in backend
  • Bug when sorting cuisines in backend
  • Cuisine page url rewriting bug
  • Default sort order fixed in recipe wall
  • Replaced all language constants that begins with COM_JOOMRECIPE_JOOMRECIPE to COM_JOOMRECIPE
  • Similar Recipes look messy in recipe listing
  • Cant empty cuisines table when delete & insert mode used in import
  • assets.xml import with delete & insert mode break
  • Pictures width it's not 100% in layouts
  • Nutrition fact search block layout bug


  • Fixed Blind SQL Injection on Search page, with "search_author" parameter

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How/When/Where can I download the product?

After the payment process you can instantly download the product from the Customer Area section. (Navigate to My Account > My Downloads) In addition, we will send you an order confirmation email with all order and download information, so you can check back any time in the future.

Can I download new updates of product?

Yes, You will have ONE YEAR free downloads any new updates of purchased products from your purchase date.

What happens when my order expires?

There is no restriction on using our products even after the order expires, but access to downloads, support and new releases are not available. As a loyalty bonus we offer flat 30% OFF for renewals (send us email to get a Coupon code).

Can I modify the source code of product?

Yes, you are authorized to make any modifications to achieve your desired intention. All code are open for modification if you need.

Can I re-sell products?

No. You are not allowed to re-sell our products. However, you are entitled to customize them for your clients.

What kind of support do you offer?

We provide support through:
- Documentation: You can find 60% the answers for technical issues in our Users Guide & Documentation page.
- Community Forum: For all customers, both Free and Paid User.
- Premium Support by Email: Premium support is provided for active membership. You can contact us to assist you.
- Official support hours is from 9:00 — 17:00 Monday to Friday (GMT 00) with reply time of max 24 hrs.