Recipes are collected as you play the game. At the beginning of the game, your guide (whether it be Evangeline Baumeister or Alex Tangye) will give you simple recipes (bars or squares, depending on the game).
As you progress through the game, requests from different characters will earn more and more recipes to your Recipe Book. The recipes are kept in a booklet accessible thorugh the player's GUI.
In the first game, there are 64 collectible recipes (4 types of confection with 16 recipes each).
Chocolatier 2: Secret IngredientsEdit
In the second game, there are 72 collectible recipes (6 categories, 12 recipes each).
Eleven of the recipes for exotics are to be made by the player in the research facilty before being added to the recipe book.
Chocolatier: Decadence By DesignEdit
In the third game, there are 72 collectable recipes (6 categories, 12 recipes each).
There are also 12 slots where the player can create his/her own recipes, bringing a total of 84 recipes.