Recipes on Amazon Alexa
Now you have an extra set of hands in the kitchen! Get recipe recommendations, cooking tips, and step-by-step instructions all by voice with the goodNes Skill for Amazon Alexa.
So, what can you do with the goodNes Alexa Skill?
Search by voice
Find inspiring recipes and helpful tips by simply asking, “Alexa, ask goodNes for healthy recipes”.
See recipes broken down into easy to follow, stratightforward steps.
See for yourself
Use the visual guide to view photos and videos of the recipe while you cook.
Don’t lose your focus in the kitchen. Just ask Alexa for the “next step” in the recipe.
Sounds good, now how do you use it?
Enable the skill
First things first, you need to download the Amazon Alexa app from the Apple App Store or Google Play before you do anything else. You can get the apps here...
Next, open the app on your tablet and go to “Skills” in the menu. From here search for goodNes and then top “Enable”.
Link your account
Go to “Link Account” within the app and enter your name and email address. This will allow you to connect to our visual guide.
Get to cookin'
To use the goodNes skill just start by saying “Alexa, ask goodNes...” and finish with the type of recipe you want to make.
Let’s practice! Try saying, “Alexa, ask goodNes for breakfast recipes” or maybe “Alexa, ask goodNes for taco recipes”. Once you’ve found a recipe you want to make you can ask Alexa a whole bunch of different thing like...
Tell me about the nutritional information for this recipe.
Frequently asked questions
What is the GoodNes™ Amazon Alexa Skill?
The GoodNes™ Amazon Alexa Skill helps you find and cook delicious recipes, handsfree! The Skill is built for your Amazon Echo and you can use it standalone with your voice, or connect it to your tablet to see recipes while you interact with your Echo. Navigate steps of a recipe and watch helpful videos. Discover ingredients, nutritional information and utensils to make your dish. Enjoy making a beverage or home-cooked meal with Amazon Alexa.
How do I get started?
It’s easy to set up. Just say, "Alexa, enable GoodNes". You will be prompted for your first name and email your Amazon Alexa mobile app. We only use your email to send you information for the GoodNes™ Amazon Alexa Skill. Follow instructions in the email to started.
What is the Visual Guide for?
Amazon Alexa is a great way to operate handsfree in the kitchen. The Visual Guide is a unique part of the GoodNes™ Amazon Alexa Skill that, once connected, helps you quickly browse, view and cook recipes. You can use the Skill without the Visual Guide, but we think you’ll really enjoy seeing recipe images and visual instructions, especially when cooking your recipe. Don’t worry about getting your tablet or laptop messy in the kitchen. You can control what’s shown on the screen by talking to Amazon Alexa on your Amazon Echo.
Why are you asking for my email address?
We require your email address to send you a unique link to the Visual Guide. We also use your email address if you wish to get a list of ingredients so you can easily buy them at the grocery store.
What types of questions can I ask the GoodNes™ Amazon Alexa Skill?
- "Alexa, start GoodNes"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes for help"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes for dinner recipes"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes to cook Slow Cooker Adobo Chicken"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes how many calories are in this recipe?"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes to start cooking"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes for the recipe instructions"
- "Alexa, ask GoodNes to play a video"
What recipes are available in GoodNes™ Amazon Alexa Skill?
Our recipes help you easily transform a few ingredients into delicious meals, snacks or drinks. There are breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and over time, we’ll be adding recipes carefully selected by GoodNes™. Make sure you continue to come back to discover new recipes as we add them.
Are there any technical requirements for the Visual Guide?
The GoodNes™ Visual Guide is optimized for viewing on your Apple iPad Tablet or laptop computer. For optimal display, orient your tablet in landscape position in order to view the Visual Guide.
*At this time, the GoodNes visual guide is not compatible with smartphones Amazon, Alexa, and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.