The App Review: MealBoard – Meal and Grocery Planner

March 20, 2014

Each week we review a food related app. This week it’s MealBoard – find out what the Lempert Report thought.

What it says it does: Do you wish meal and grocery planning could be made easier? MealBoard makes it quick and easy, combining recipe management, meal planning, groceries and pantry management into a single app. It is fully customizable. You can manage your recipes, ingredients, food categories, meal types, stores, store aisles, grocery items and many more with its clean, uncluttered interface. Meal and grocery planning will never be easier.

What it actually does: Input your favorite recipes, or import recipes from top recipe websites, to create meal plans organized by day and meal type. Generate your grocery list based on the meal plan you created and scale grocery quantities by specifying the number of servings you need. With the shopping list function, you check off grocery items as you shop and use the barcode scanner to input items. Set up recipe prep notifications to remind you of tasks ahead of time. Attach a note to a meal

How useful is the information for target audience?: MealBoard allows users to easily create shopping lists, menu plans and more. It is very useful for streamlining your shop and meal planning.

Ease of use: MealBoard is easy to use, and has a clean, uncluttered interface. It even features free cloud sync feature that lets you backup your data online.  With MealBoard, a few taps is all it takes!

Who would best benefit from the app?: Anyone who needs a little mobile help with recipes, meal planning and pantry organization - save money and be healthy by cooking at home!

Cost: $2.99

Rating: 92/100

Visual: 12 (1-15)

Usability: 10 (1-15)

Content: 25 (1-25)

Usefulness: 25 (1-25)

Value: 10 (1- 10)

Options: 10 (1- 10)

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