Welcome to BakeBot!

BakeSpace's one-of-a-kind AI recipe maker & kitchen sidekick for instant culinary fun.

BakeBot elevates your cooking skills, ignites your culinary creativity, and rescues you from cooking conundrums.

Here's a helpful guide to break down what the tool does and how you can use it. We hope you love it as much as we do!

FYI - BakeBot is still in beta and you are among the first to try it!

- Babette, Founder of BakeSpace.com


Meet our AI Recipe Maker -- BakeBot.

BakeBot Walk-through by our Founder Babette

  • Launched in 2006 as the Web's first food-themed social network.

    BakeSpace.com is a recipe community that has attracted home cooks from around the world. Members can save, share & swap their favorite recipes via their online kitchen. So far, we've earned 17 Webby Nominations & Honors, an IACP Nomination, W3 Awards and the hearts of our community.

  • In 2012, we launched Cookbook Cafe, a DIY Cookbook publisher, reader and marketplace

    Cookbook Cafe empower members to create and sell their own cookbooks. Over 10,000 bespoke cookbooks have been published by home cooks, community groups and food pros.

  • And now, we're thrilled to share our most ambitious feature to date.

    BakeBot leverages AI to transform meal planning and recipe creation. Simple by Design - BakeBot is built to introduce home cooks to AI in a way that's friendly and empowering.

    Try BAKEBOT for free! 

What Makes BakeBot Unique?

BakeBot isn't just another recipe generator or chatbot — it's a culinary game-changer.


menu magic

Innovative Use of AI

BakeBot leverages cutting-edge AI technology to create personalized recipes tailored to your tastes and dietary preferences. Adaptive capabilities make it a true kitchen companion, whether you're a beginner or a seasoned chef. BakeBot doesn't just create a recipe...it refines the recipe until it's perfect. It's like having a friend (and trained chef) in the kitchen.

bring the past into the future

Next-Generation Recipe Creation

With BakeBot, you can upload or create recipes THREE ways:

Create any recipe from scratch from just a few words.

📋 Instantly upload any recipe you want to save to BakeSpace, just copy & paste!

💌 Upload recipe documents and recipe cards instantly! Preserve family memories (it can even read handwritten recipe cards from Grandma).

BakeBot's simple and intuitive interface makes the process effortless.

instant answers to your culinary questions

The Ultimate Kitchen Assistant

BakeBot goes beyond just providing recipes—it enhances your overall cooking experience. From instant answers to cooking questions to seamless interaction with your recipes.

You'll find our BakeBot popup chat on every recipe and cookbook on BakeSpace.com. If you'd like to swap out an ingredient, ask a cooking question or want to see what a modification would look like, simply click on the chat box and ask away!

Four Ways to Use BakeBot

Create a New Recipe

With BakeBot, you can get a custom recipe made just the way you like it! Just share what kind of dish you want to cook, what ingredients you have, how you want to cook it, and if you have any dietary needs. Then, voilà! BakeBot will whip up a personalized recipe for you! You can even ask it a fun recipe name. Plus, once the recipe loads, you can ask BakeBot questions and make modifications.

Add your text to the box and then click the red "create recipe" button to start the fun.

Once you're on the "save recipe page" you can also add your recipes to any cookbooks you create through our Cookbook Cafe, DIY cookbook builder, marketplace and reader.

Upload Recipes

If you already have a recipe, just paste your recipe and click the red "upload Text" button. You'll have the chance to make changes on the next screen.

Once you're on the "save recipe page" you can also add your recipes to any cookbooks you create through our Cookbook Cafe, DIY cookbook builder, marketplace and reader.

Upload a Recipe Card or Document (Works with Handwritten cards too!)

Have old recipe cards or pages with recipes you'd like to save?

Just upload your document or old recipe card, and BakeBot will do the rest! It can magically read what's written, so you can keep all your precious family recipes safe and sound. Easy as pie!

It will also correct missing information grandma may have left off the recip!

Files accepted: Works with text, pdf, docx, png and jpg. One recipe per upload, but you can upload multiple files for recipe

Once you're on the "save recipe page" you can also add your recipes to any cookbooks you create through our Cookbook Cafe, DIY cookbook builder, marketplace and reader.

Get Instant Culinary Answers via the Bakebot Pop-up Chat Featured on Every Recipe & Cookbook Page

While visiting BakeSpace, our members AND visitors can chat with BakeBot on almost every page of the site. You do not need to be logged in to use this feature.

You can use the pop up chat to ask a question about any recipe, cookbook or any cooking question you might have. It's also great for ingredient swap outs or dietary changes -- you can ask Bakebot to show you the recipe with the changes -- and it will!

While on recipe and cookbook pages, you don't have to tell BakeBot about the recipe or cookbook -- it already understands the content on the page. Simply ask your question and tada!

Your chat on that specific page will save, so if you come back to that recipe or cookbook in the near future, it will load when you click on the chat box.

Got questions?

If you have any questions or need help using BakeBot -- members can email our founder directly at babette@bakespace.com.

Got PR questions? Reach out to Erik Deutsch at ExcelPR Group at erikd@excelpr.com.

If you'd like to sponsor BakeBot and keep it free for everyone -- reach out! We'd love to tell you more.