Make a cookbook

One part story, one part photos, one part recipe

  • Layouts and templates
    Use one of our free easy-to-use cookbook templates to make your next cookbook beautiful and professional.
  • Bookshop quality
    We have formats for every project—from standard paperbacks and hardbacks to beautiful photo books and magazines.
  • Print 1 or 1,000
    Print one book at a time or print in volume with offset for deeper discounts and a lower per unit cost.

Get inspired

"I had three years of photographs. I wanted a format to get them into the hands of my clients. I chose Blurb because it was easy."

– Neil Armstrong, Chef

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Case Studies

  • Raw Vegan on the Fast Lane
    Recipe Book
    RAW VEGAN On The Fast Lane
    By Alicia Ann Lip
    Trade Book (15×23 cm)
    Tool used: BookWright
    Alicia chose to publish in our trade format so that her book, featuring 23 quick and delicious smoothies, could be sold affordably on Amazon.
    Trade Books start at
  • The Insatiable Lens
    Food Magazine
    The Insatiable Lens
    By Jonathan Gayman Photography
    Magazine (22×28 cm)
    Tool used: InDesign Plug-In
    Jonathan opted for our affordable magazine format so he could show off his work to prospective clients while showing off his love of good food.
    Magazines start at
  • The Essence of Wine
    Wine Blog to Book
    The Essence of Wine
    By Alder Yarrow
    Photo Book (30×30 cm)
    Tool used: InDesign Plug-In
    Selected by The New York Times as one of the best wine books of the year, Alder is a great example of an author retaining creative control over layouts and content.
    Photo Books start at

Get started with one of our free tools


Blurb BookWright

Blurb BookWright's easy-to-use features allow anyone to publish any kind of ebook, magazine, or print book.

  • Copy and paste recipes directly into your working file
  • Import large text files, and drag and drop your images into layouts
  • You can also import our pre-designed cookbook templates and customize your own layouts

Cookbook templates for BookWright

  • Adobe InDesign Plug-In
    Adobe InDesign Plug-In
    Already use Adobe® InDesign®? Install our plug-in and automatically create Blurb-ready blank templates. You can even upload your project to Blurb without leaving InDesign.
  • PDF to Book
    PDF to Book
    Already have a book in PDF format? Use our specifications calculator to fine-tune your PDF to a Blurb-friendly book size. Then simply publish and order your book.

Tips to sell and promote your book

Kickstarter Cookbook Tips

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