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    May 28, 2019

    18 Meal Services For People Who Hate Going To The Grocery Store

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    1. A Hello Fresh subscription for the option of 10 easy-to-make recipes you can pick from as you plan out your meals for the week.

    Hello Fresh

    What does it include? Your delivery will include insulating liners, ice packs, and cooling materials to keep your food as cool as possible.

    Where is it delivered? Hello Fresh ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Plans start at $8.99, with the option of a Classic, Vegetarian, or Family Plan.

    2. A Martha & Marley Spoon subscription that'll send all you need to cook the recipes you choose from the Martha Stewart archives.

    Martha & Marley Spoon

    What does it include? Your order includes pre-portioned ingredients and recipe cards. All of the ingredients are sorted by recipe in dish bags.

    Where is it delivered? Martha & Marley Spoon ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Plans start at $48. The cost will then increase, depending on the number of meals you need for the week.

    3. A Home Chef subscription which offers 11 options personalized to fit your taste profile.

    Home Chef

    What does it include? Your package includes the ingredients to make your meals and detailed visual recipe cards.

    Where is it delivered? Home Chef delivers across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? All meals are priced at $9.95 per serving and featured premium dishes are sold at market price.

    4. A Blue Apron subscription will partner you with farmers to provide the fresh ingredients for your meals, which include vegetarian options and Weight Watchers–curated meals.

    Blue Apron

    What does it include? Your delivery includes pre-portioned ingredients and a detailed recipe card.

    Where is it delivered? Blue Apron ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? The plan starts at $47.95 per week, with the cost increasing depending on the number of meals you need.

    5. A Freshly subscription menu packed with over 30 fully-prepared meals you can choose from each week.

    Freshly

    What does it include? Your delivery will include your pre-cooked meals and heating instructions.

    Where is it delivered? Freshly ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Plans start at $49.99 per week.

    6. A Plated subscription for a rotating menu of 15 amazing dinners — and even desert options – you can combine to fit the size of any meal plan you choose.

    Plated

    What does it include? Your box includes the ingredients you need to make your meal, as well as speciality spices, if they are needed. The ingredients are individually wrapped and pre-portioned. And a recipe card is also included.

    Where is it delivered? Blue Apron ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Plans start at $47.80 per week, with the option to choose from two-, three-, and four-serving options.

    7. A Veestro subscription so you can stick to your healthy-eating goals while enjoying a service that features plant-based meals made from organic ingredients.

    Veestro

    What does it include? Your delivery contains a clear set of instructions for preparation.

    Where is it delivered? Veestro ships across the continental United States, as well as Hawaii and Alaska for additional fees

    How much does it cost? You can order meals a la carte for $10 per meal or meal packs starting at $117 for 10 meals. You can also order weight-loss plan meals.

    8. A Pete’s Paleo subscription to put your Paleo plans at the top of your priority list with Paleo meals straight to your door.

    Pete's Paleo

    What does it include? Your delivery will include meals placed in BPA-free plastic bags and vacuum-sealed for freshness.

    Where is it delivered? Pete’s Paleo ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Plans start at $123 for a five-meal subscription.

    9. A The Purple Carrot subscription which'll revamp your eating habits with the delicious plant-based recipes.

    The Purple Carrot

    What does it include? Your box includes recipe instructions and all the pre-portioned, fresh ingredients needed to make your meal.

    Where is it delivered? The Purple Carrot ships across the continental United States.


    How much does it cost?
    The six-meals a week plan costs $72.

    10. A ButcherBox subscription — which also delivers pasture-raised chicken and pork — so you can stack your family’s plates each month with 100% grass-fed beef.

    ButcherBox

    What does it include? Your box contains a hand-picked and hand-cut selection of meats that can make 24-60 individual meals, depending on the size of the box you choose and if you prefer a curated box or one you customize yourself.

    Where is it delivered? Butcher Box ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Boxes start at $129 for a Classic box of 8-11lbs of meat.

    11. A Green Chef subscription — which includes Paleo, vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free meal plans.

    Green Chef

    What does it include? Your delivery contains fresh, pre-measured ingredients and simple recipe cards, with many of the ingredients already prepped for you.

    Where is it delivered? Green Chef ships across the continental United States.


    How much does it cost?
    Plans start at $10.49 per meal, with the cost varying on the plan you choose and serving size of the meal.

    12. A Real Eats subscription to fill your fridge with protein-packed meals that are under 800 calories and you can prepare with only a pot of boiling water.

    Real Eats

    What does it include? Your order will arrive vacuum-sealed in food-safe, recyclable pouches that you can heat up in a pot of boiling water.

    Where is it delivered? Real Eats ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Plans start at $54 per week, depending on the amount of meals you need.

    13. A The Farmers Dog subscription for spoiling your pup with fresh meals customized by vets for a dining experience made for pup royalty.

    The Farmers Dog

    What does it include? Your delivery includes human-grade, pre-portioned meals crafted for your dog by vets and based on criteria like age, weight, and genetics.

    Where is it delivered? Fill out The Farmer’s Dog questionnaire here to determine if they deliver to your home.

    How much does it cost? Pricing for plans is based on your answers to the questionnaire, which considers factors specific to your dog, like age, weight, and activity level.

    14. A PeachDish subscription to discover some new food faves with a delivery service that’ll even let you order meals without a subscription

    PeachDish

    What does it include? Your kit includes pre-measured dry goods, herbs and spices, produce, and your proteins. They also include a menu card with the nutritional information of the dish and photos of the recipe.

    Where is it delivered? PeachDish ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? Seeing that you can choose your own meals from the menu list, PeachDish only requires a minimum cart total of $45 for any individual shipment.

    15. A Sun Basket subscription which'll provide you healthy food options featuring organic and non-GMO ingredients.

    Sun Basket

    What does it include? Your delivery includes seasonal ingredients that are labeled, so you know where your food came from. You’ll also receive recipe cards. 


    Where is it delivered? Sun Basket ships across the continental United States, except for Arkansas, Montana, and parts of New Mexico.

    How much does it cost? The classic menu plan costs $71.94 per week, and the Family Menu plan costs $87.92 per week.

    16. A Gobble subscription to fill your fridge with three-step, one-pan gourmet meals that are already divided into perfect portions.

    Gobble

    What does it include? Your weekly delivery will include a total of three dinner kits, each with two or four meals.

    Where is it delivered? Gobble ships to California, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, Arizona, Idaho, and Utah.

    How much does it cost? You will be charged $11.95 per meal, if you order six or more meals, and $13.95 per meal, if you only order four meals.

    17. A FoodStirs subscription for bringing an organic touch to your baked treats with some tasty recipes.

    FoodStirs

    What does it include? Your kit includes everything needed to bake and decorate the treats, except for perishable ingredients, such as milk and eggs. The kit also includes a recipe card with the nutritional value of all included products and a baking guide.

    Where is it delivered? FoodStirs ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? You can subscribe to a one-, three-, six-, or 12-kit subscription, starting at $24.99. You can also buy the individual baking kits for $14.99+.

    18. A Raw Spice Bar subscription to spice up your life — and your weekly meal deliveries.

    Raw Spice

    What does it include? Each month, you’ll receive three spice pouches, with enough ingredients to create three individual dishes that serve four to six people.

    Where is it delivered? Spice Bar ships across the continental United States.

    How much does it cost? A monthly subscription starts at $8 per month.

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