Rick Bayless Releases Mexican Cookbook App

If you’re looking for something to cook for Cinco de Mayo next week, this app can help.

Chef and foodie Rick Bayless has partnered with Chronicle Books on his new cookbook, Rick Bayless: Mexican Essentials. This app features 35 authentic recipes drawn form Rick’s extensive repertoire of Mexican cuisine. The recipes include detailed instructions with extensive photos showing both what the result should be and what the ingredients are supposed to look like.

You’ll also find 40 videos in the app where Rick demos some of his ingenious tricks and techniques for getting the recipes just right. “Whether you’re making Potato-Chorizo Tacos with Tomatillo Salsa for the family, a bowl of Classic Guacamole to share with friends over margaritas, or Tomato-Braised Whole Fish to wow the crowd at your next dinner party, Rick Bayless Mexican Essentials has the recipe for you—and the expert instruction to guarantee your dish will be a smashing success.”

The app is on sale this week for $3 in iTunes.