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11 Amazing Cooking + Baking Subscription Box Gifts!

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Meal delivery services, meal kits, and food boxes are the perfect gift for any foodie on your list! These top 11 boxes allow your loved one to pick what they want based on their interests and preferences and allows you to quickly check gifts off your holiday list. Meal Delivery and Baking boxes are literally the gift that keeps on giving all year long!

  1. Hamptons Lane, $47/month
    Great for the person who likes to try something new and enjoys new kitchen gadgets and recipes each month!
    hamptons-october-2016-reviewWhat’s in the box: Hamptons Lane hand curates themed boxes each month, filled with artisanal ingredients, unique kitchen tools, and easy-to-follow recipes. Hamptons Lane provides a sneak peek at the first of each month, so you can decide if you’d like to receive or skip it. Recent boxes include Rustic Italian, Homemade Ice Cream, and Southern Breakfast.

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: $47.00
    Frequency: Monthly, with the option to skip any month
    How to give as a gift: You can purchase a digital gift card here for 1, 2, 3, 6, or 12 boxes. Your recipient can then redeem credits towards their Hamptons Lane membership.

    Check out all of our Hamptons Lane Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  2. RawSpiceBar, $8/month
    Great for the adventurous cook who wants to bring global dishes to their kitchen!

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    What’s in the box: RawSpiceBar is a fun subscription for folks who already know the basics of cooking and want to explore new global cuisine and flavors. Each month, they send 3 freshly ground spice blends from one country or region, plus recipes to match!

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: $8 a month (save more on a 1-year subscription)
    Frequency: Monthly

    How to give as a gift: You can give a 6 or 12-month subscription easily from RawSpiceBar’s gifting page.

    Check out all of our RawSpiceBar Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  3. Hello Fresh, $59/week
    Great for the person who prefers to skip the grocery store, but loves to cook from scratch!

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What’s in the box: Hello Fresh comes packed with recipes and pre-measured ingredients – all you’ll need is olive oil, salt and pepper! Choose between the Classic Plan, Veggie Plan and Family Plan, for 2 or 4 people, and 3, 4, or 5 meals per week. Hello Fresh boxes and insulation are sustainable and eco-friendly, and best of all keep your ingredients cold for up to 24 hours after delivery.  

OK, What else should I know:
Price: boxes start at $59 a week
Frequency: Weekly, but you have the flexibility to choose your delivery schedule or pause at any time
How to give as a gift: You can purchase gift cards here. Choose 3 meals per week for 2 or 4 people, add a special note, and select the date your recipient will receive their e-gift card. 

Check out all of our Hello Fresh Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  1. Yummy Bazaar Destination Club, $9.95 – $39.95/month
    Great for giving the gift of a global snack adventure each month

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    What’s in the box: Yummy Bazaar’s Destination Food Club sends authentic and delicious foods from around the globe. The Sampler Box includes 6-8 sample-sized products, and it’s a fun, low-budget pick for anyone who loves trying new things and exploring world flavors! The Full Experience Box includes 6-8 full-sized products, also themed around a different country each month.

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: $9.95 a month for the Sampler Box or $39.95 a month for the Full Experience Box, with free shipping to the contiguous US
    Frequency: Monthly

    How to give as a gift: You can choose a 3, 6, or 12 month prepaid gift subscription on Yummy Bazaar’s website. Gift subscriptions will not automatically renew. (If you want it to renew, choose the month-to-month option instead!)

    Check out all of our Yummy Bazaar Destination Food Club Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  2. SoBakeable, $99/quarter
    Great for the person who relishes in the “joy of baking something spectacular!”
    sobakeable-september-2016-reviewWhat’s in the box: SoBakeable includes pre-measured labeled ingredients, step-by-step instructions and kitchen tools to inspire creative desserts. Every quarter they teach you a new decorating technique, with access to in-app video tutorials.

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: $99 every three months (or $190 every 6 months).
    Frequency: Quarterly
    How to give as a gift: Purchase a recurring quarterly subscription here.

    Check out all of our SoBakeable Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  3. Blue Apron, $59.94/week
    Great for those who support a sustainable food system, while wanting the ease of cooking
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    What’s in the box: The 2-person Plan includes ingredients for 3 recipes per week and the Family Plan includes ingredients for 2 recipes per week. Blue Apron accommodates a variety of dietary preferences and you can personalize your weekly menu based on the foods you enjoy most. Blue Apron also offers an add-on Wine subscription too!

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: starting at $59.94 a week ($9.99 per serving) + free delivery
    Frequency: Weekly, but you have the flexibility to skip before the weekly cut0ff
    How to give as a gift: You can purchase gift subscriptions here. Choose between 1, 2 or 4 weeks (save $20 with a 4-week gift).

    Check out all of our Blue Apron Reviews to learn more about this subscription!

  4. Home Chef, $49.80/week
    Great for those who want a great meal, but without the time commitment
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    What’s in the box: Home Chef delivers fresh portioned ingredients and easy-to-follow recipes based on your dietary preferences. The key to Home Chef is that the meals you receive take about 30 minutes to prepare!
    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: starting at $49.80 a week ($9.95 per serving)
    Frequency: Weekly. Home Chef sets their menus 5 weeks in advance for easy scheduling
    How to give as a gift: You can purchase gift cards here. Home Chef offers $60, $120 or $240 options or you can choose a custom dollar amount.

    Check out all of our Home Chef Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  5. SunBasket, $68.94/week
    Great for the ingredient conscious foodie on your list

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    What’s in the box: SunBasket delivers organic and non-GMO produce, grass-fed meats and recipes created and approved by in-house chefs and nutritionists. Vegetarian, Gluten-free, and Paleo options available. Even the packaging is recycled and reusable, making this a completely sustainable experience.

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: starting at $68.94 a week ($11.49 per serving)
    Frequency: Weekly
    How to give as a gift: You can purchase gift plans hereSunBasket offers 1, 2 and 4-week options for 2 or 4 people. You can customize and schedule a note to be emailed notifying your recipient.

    Check out all of our SunBasket Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  6. Meal Time Box, starting at $105/month
    Great for families or those looking for quick and convenient meals
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    What’s in the box: Meal Time Box delivers chef-prepared frozen meals to your doorstep every other week. Move over frozen food aisle in the grocery store – their mission is to provide well-made and healthy meals while saving you time and money.
    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: starting at $105 a month for the Meal Box and $75 for the Starter Box
    Frequency: Bi-weekly
    How to give as a gift: You can purchase a Starter Box, which contains 6 sample meals of their top 3 dishes or a one-time Meal Box (subscribe and save 10%)Check out all of our Meal Time Box Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


  7. Plated, starting at $48/week
    Great for those who want to “skip the ‘What’s for dinner?’ debate”

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    What’s in the box: Plated delivers portioned ingredients and recipes that will bring the fun back to the kitchen! Regardless of cooking level, a variety of recipes is available to easily meal plan each week.

    OK, What else should I know:
    Price: starting at $48 a week ($12 per serving)
    Frequency: Weekly, with the option of skipping at any time
    How to give as a gift: You can purchase gift cards here. Choose between $60 and $360 dollar amounts and this will apply as a credit towards your recipient’s new or existing subscription.

    Check out all of our Plated Reviews to learn more about this subscription!


If you enjoyed this list, check out our Best Subscription Box Gifts for even more subscription gifts!

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