Below is an example of the microformat-shiv parsing a h-recipe. This microformat is used to describe recipes.

Example h-recipe

Yorkshire Puddings

Makes 6 good sized Yorkshire puddings, the way my mum taught me

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  • 1 egg
  • 75g plain flour
  • 70ml milk
  • 60ml water
  • Pinch of salt


  • Preparation 10 mins
  • Cook 25 mins


  1. Pre-heat oven to 230C or gas mark 8. Pour the vegetable oil evenly into 2 x 4-hole Yorkshire pudding tins and place in the oven to heat through.
  2. To make the batter, add all the flour into a bowl and beat in the eggs until smooth. Gradually add the milk and water while beating the mixture. It should be smooth and without lumps. Finally add a pinch of salt.
  3. Make sure the oil is piping hot before pouring the batter evenly into the tins. Place in the oven for 20-25 minutes until pudding have risen and look golden brown


  • Calories: 125
  • Fat: 3.2g
  • Cholesterol: 77mg

(Amount per pudding)

Published on by Glenn Jones

Photo by dithie

Specifications compliance

The library supports both version 1 and 2 microfomat HTML mark-up patterns. You can check the compliance of the microformat-shiv to the h-recipe standard by using the microformats test suite .