The 6 Best Recipe Organizers of 2020

Keep your favorite recipes neat and orderly

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Our Top Picks
"Perfect for a shower gift."
Best DIY Recipe Organizer:
Kate Spade New York Recipe Box at Amazon
"Store the box under a desk in the kitchen for easy access."
"[Good for] keeping a food journal on your countertop."
"You can collect and organize easily in this recipe organizer."
"Plastic recipe card protectors and clear sheets keep recipes safe from spills with this set."
"For a country or wanna-be-country kitchen."
"Preserve your favorite recipes with this classy and classic leather recipe binder."

Best Stylish: Kovot Bamboo Recipe Box With Acrylic Recipe Card Holder

This box is so cute it can be displayed on the counter top and the size is perfect for a shower gift.

 

Best DIY Recipe Organizer: Kate Spade New York Recipe Box with 40 Double Sided Recipe Cards

Rather than re-write each recipe on an index or mini card, I decided to create a traditional-sized file box when I offered to organize my mom's recipe collection for her right before Thanksgiving. Here's what I did:

I grouped her recipes (which were clipped from newspapers and magazines, gifted on notecards, or scrawled in her own writing on notebook paper)

I created a file for each group: beef, grains, vegetables, desserts (I further broke down dessert by 'chocolate' and 'non chocolate', cookies, and cakes and pies), and gave each group it's own hanging file folder and labeled each one.

I then hung the folders alphabetically in a clear plastic file box.

I stored the box under a desk in the kitchen for easy access.

 

Best Recipe Journal: IRIS USA, Inc. Letter and Legal Size WEATHERTIGHT File Box

This one requires re-writing recipes into a journal--which can get a little bit fussy--but I do like the idea of keeping a food journal on your counter top.

 

Best Folder: Meadowsweet Kitchens Create Your Own Collected Recipes Cookbook

 Recipe Organizer - Whether you tear a recipe from a magazine or make a copy of your grandmother's famous apple pie recipe, you can collect and organize easily in this recipe organizer.

 

Best Card Protectors: Meadowsweet Kitchens Accordion File Recipe Organizer

Plastic recipe card protectors and clear sheets keep recipes safe from spills with this set. 

Best Overall: Meadowsweet Kitchens Plastic Recipe Card Protectors for 3 Ring Binders

For a country or wanna-be-country kitchen.

 

Best Binder: Rifle Paper Co. Recipe Box

Preserve your favorite recipes with this classy and classic leather recipe binder.

 

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