3. Jamie Oliver’s 20 Minute meals

Food for thought Mockney-style, this recipe app will have you making the best rigatoni in the time it takes most people to get out of bed with step-by-step instructions, on-screen videos and voice prompts to help you make the perfect pukka grub. There's 60 recipes to test your skills with while a simple shake of your smartphone will serve up a random meal to pour a bucket of olive oil over.

Price: £4.99 | Platform: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android | Download Jamie Oliver's 20 Minute Meals app