Ingredients

This collection of articles will help you with creating and managing ingredients in Recipe Cost Calculator

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How can I find my ingredient in the Nutrient Database?

Read this article if you're trying to find specific branded products or ingredients in the nutrient database.
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Updated over a week ago

How can I change what units my ingredients show price/unit in?

You want to customize how your ingredients display their price/unit (e.g. "I want my ingredients to show price per lb not price per oz")
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Create or Update Ingredients via Spreadsheet (update multiple ingredients simultaneously)

Learn how to create or update as many ingredients you want via spreadsheets.
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Replace Ingredients in Recipes

If you want to replace an ingredient in one or more recipes with another ingredient, give this a read.
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Allergen Tagging

Understanding Allergen Tagging and Ingredients Without an Allergen Declaration in Recipe Cost Calculator
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What are "Added Sugars"

Here is a non-exhaustive list of ingredients that should be considered an Added Sugar as pertaining to the new US nutrition labels.
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Challenges Regarding "Added Sugars"

Important information regarding 'Added Sugars' on nutrition labels.
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How can I factor in ingredient waste?

Some ingredients have a certain waste percentage and that should be factored in to your costs.
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Updated over a week ago