Over the past several months, we've been busy over here at foodious HQ building out the core recipe and ingredient data.
It's not just recipes that need to be entered (entering recipes is just the beginning). Once a recipe is entered, a number of workflow queues are populated, e.g.:
The milestone we recently reached is to have 1,200 recipes with fully normalized, classified, mapped, and converted ingredients.
I'm writing about this because while the workflow engine underneath foodious is transparent to people who use the site (as it should be), it's worth pointing out that the recipes are ingredients are part of a big data engine that allows for data entry, review, correction, modification, and publishing.
Some other interesting numbers: