Technology is not the solution; you can't scale attention.
Slate magazine just ran a story about how most, if not all, Hollywood blockbusters are starting to follow a single format/structure:
note - if you click the link at the end of the article you'll also see how the article is written in the same format! - how consistent!
That's why people should get on the America's Test Kitchen bandwagon. The recipes they put into their books and on their Public Television show (of the same name) are tested in their kitchen sometimes 20-60 times for the most "bulletproof" version. Check out this article for more about the magazine/movement.
I bought two of their books and record their show. Every recipe I've tried I've messed up a little bit and the dish still came out with rave reviews from myself, wife and party guests.
Luck, that's when preparation and opportunity meet. -- P.E. Trudeau