It’s The Best Time of The Year to Try A Meal Kit! 11 Deals to Grab!
If your New Year’s Resolution was healthy eating, you are in luck! The first week of January is the best week to try out a meal/smoothie/etc. subscription – this is when they are offering their best deals!
Here’s a round up of the best deals for you:
Plated is a weekly meal kit delivery subscription that delivers you pre-portioned ingredients and recipes to help you make chef-designed recipes at home. They offer different weekly menus and randomly pick recipes for you based on preferences you submit when you sign up. They’re committed to using sustainably sourced seafood, seasonal produce, and meat that’s free from antibiotics and added hormones.
The Subscription Box: Plated
The Cost: Recipes begin at $12.00 per plate:
- 2 recipes (4 plates)= $48.00 per week (+ $6.00 shipping)
- 3 recipes (6 plates)= $72.00 per week (with free shipping)
- 4 recipes (8 total plates)= $96.00 per week (with free shipping)
- Dessert costs $4.00 per serving (available after your first order)
The Products: All of the pre-portioned fresh and seasonal ingredients you need to make chef-designed recipes at home in your own kitchen.
Ships to: 95% of the U.S. (Currently, Plated does not ship to Hawaii and Alaska, and there are also a few cities in Texas, including San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Laredo, and Midland, where they don’t yet ship.)
Check out all of our Plated Reviews to learn more and see our finished meals!
Every year the best sockeye salmon on the planet make their way to Bristol Bay, Alaska. We’ve partnered with fishermen who uphold strict fishing and handling practices to guarantee the highest quality. You’ll get 2lbs of Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon absolutely free in your first ButcherBox. Plus, all the 100% grass-fed beef, free-range organic chicken, or heritage breed pork thousands of families have come to count on from ButcherBox.
*Salmon comes in individually wrapped 5-7oz portions.
The Subscription Box: ButcherBox
The Cost: $129 a month + free shipping.
The Products: 8-11 pounds of grass-fed beef, heritage pork, and free-range organic chicken. There are five different boxes available: beef & pork, chicken & pork, beef & chicken, all beef, or a mixed box of all three meats.
Ships to: Continental US
Check out all of our Butcher Box reviews
If you aren’t familiar with Freshly, all their meals are pre-made and packaged before they are delivered to you. They use natural and organic ingredients, no added sugars or sweeteners, and all their meals are made in a gluten-free facility. (You can also get most meals with or without cheese), and they have vegan and vegetarian options as well.
The Subscription Box: Freshly
The Cost: Freshly meal plans cost $49.99 (4 meals), $59.99 (6 meals), $89.99 (9 meals) or $107.99 (12 meals) per week and shipping is included.
The Products: Healthy single-serving meals that are fully prepared and ready to eat in minutes.
Ships To: Continental U.S
Check out our Freshly reviews to learn more about this subscription!
If you aren’t familiar with this subscription, Terra’s Kitchen is a weekly meal delivery service where you select recipes each week, and then receive chopped ingredients that are ready to cook in 30 minutes or less. Recipes are priced individually (minimum order is $64.99), and you can choose add-on salads, proteins, and sides. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and paleo options available.
Check out our Terra’s Kitchen reviews to see what you can expect from this meal kit subscription box!
The Subscription Box: SmoothieBox
The Cost: $119 ($4.95/smoothie)
The Products: Each box comes with 20 x 16 oz smoothies
Keep track of your subscriptions: Add the SmoothieBox to your wishlist or subscription list!
Check out our SmoothieBox review to learn more about this subscription.
Daily Harvest is a subscription service known for ready-to-blend smoothies delivered right to your door – and now they have sundaes! You can choose from 6 different flavors: Cacao Cookie Dough, Chocolate Brownie Batter, Chocolate Hazelnut, Coffee Crunch, Salted Caramel, and Strawberry Cheesecake. The Coffee Crunch flavor was unavailable when I ordered but I was happy to try the rest of the flavors for you!
The Subscription Box: Daily Harvest Sundaes
The Cost: $47.94 for 6 sundaes a week ($7.99 per sundae), $89.88 for 12 smoothies a week ($7.49 per sundae), or $167.76 for 24 smoothies a month ($6.99 sundae).
The Products: Vegan, superfood-filled, and ready-to-blend sundaes delivered frozen in perfectly portioned cups.
Ships to: US only
Good to know: Daily Harvest offers frozen sundaes, smoothies, chia parfaits, overnight oats, and soups. You can customize your box to include a mix of all of these different foods.
Check out all of our Daily Harvest reviews
Now through 1/15, use coupon code NY2019 to save 20% off an order of 8 juices or a 2-day cleanse!
Or, use coupon code NY5DAY to save 25% off a 5-day Reset Cleanse.
Project Juice is a California-based juice company offering organic cold-pressed bottled juices and juice cleanses. They offer a Recurring Membership Program that lets you sample wellness packs, try a juice cleanse, or just get your fancy juice fix. If you’re part of the membership program, you’ll get discounted rates for your weekly organic juice orders and the flexibility to change the selection of juices or the day on which you wish to receive them. (Project Juice is regularly $67.50 per week (6 week commitment required))
Check out our review of Project Juice!
New customers, save $50 off your first two boxes! No code needed, just use this link.
The Subscription Box: Blue Apron
The Cost: You can choose from a 2 person plan or a family plan:
- For the 2 person plan, it’s $47.95 ($9.99 per serving + $7.99 shipping) for 2 meals per week or $59.94 ($9.99 per serving + FREE shipping) for the 3 meals per week.
- Family plans start at $71.92 ($8.99 per serving + FREE shipping) for the 2 meals per week, $95.88 ($7.99 per serving + FREE shipping) for 3 meals per week, or $119.84 ($7.49 per serving + FREE shipping) for 4 meals per week.
Coupon: New customers, save $50 off your first two boxes! No code needed, just use this link !
The Products: Fresh ingredients and recipes to make healthy meals at home.
Ships to: U.S. only
Check out all of our Blue Apron Reviews to learn more about this subscription.
Home Chef is a subscription meal delivery service that sends a weekly box of “perfectly portioned, premium ingredients, spices & sauces, and easy, step-by-step recipes.”
Check out our Home Chef Reviews to find out more about this meal kit delivery subscription.
New users, save $20 off your first order with code NEWCARROT!
Purple Carrot believes in the healing power of plants, as well as the fact that many plants are less stressful on the environment than meat production. They demonstrate their eco-friendly values in their recyclable boxes and non-toxic ice packs (with recyclable plastic wrapping). Their site states that “the vast majority of our packaging is reusable, recyclable, biodegradable, or compostable.”
The Subscription Box: Purple Carrot
The Cost: $12.00 per serving or $72.00 per week
Good to Know: You can skip or pause shipments so long as you do so by the deadline each week. You can see several weeks worth of menus ahead in your account so you can conveniently set your schedule. Note that unlike other meal kit subscriptions, everyone gets the same three meals each week. (Subscribers can’t pick and choose from several recipes.)
The Products: Everything you need to make three vegan dinners each week! Purple Carrot expects you to have several basic tools and ingredients, including olive oil, salt, and pepper. They supply the rest, plus an easy-to-read recipe card for each meal!
Ships to: Contiguous US
Check out all of our Purple Carrot reviews to learn more about this subscription.
If you aren’t familiar with this meal kit delivery subscription:
Sun Basket is a meal kit delivery subscription dedicated to good-tasting, clean foods. According to their site, Sun Basket is committed to sustainability, low-impact fishing and responsible farming methods, organically grown produce, and giving back to the community via food banks and other programs. Award-winning San Francisco chef Justine Kelly lends her culinary know-how to developing Sun Basket‘s simple, seasonal recipes, which feature pre-portioned ingredients and signature pre-made sauces and spice blends.
Check out our Sun Basket reviews to learn more about this subscription box!
Hello Fresh has a new deal for new subscribers!
Hello Fresh is a weekly meal delivery subscription that sends healthy recipes and the pre-measured ingredients you need to make them at home.
The Subscription Box: Hello Fresh
The Cost: The Classic Food Box (for omnivores) starts at $9.99 per person per meal. The Veggie Box (for herbivores) starts at $9.99 per person per meal. The Family Box (for families) costs $8.74 per person per meal. Hello Fresh announced that starting in March, they will offer two plans: Unlimited Meal Choice ($11.50 a meal) or Basic Plan ($9.99 per meal). Learn more here!
The Products: Healthy recipes and pre-portioned fresh ingredients.
Ships to: The contiguous U.S.
Check out our Hello Fresh Reviews to see what you can expect from this box!