In today’s day and age grocery shopping and planning ahead for dinner is becoming a thing of the past as meal kits are becoming the hot new trend for preparing dinner for your family. The best part about these meal-kit subscriptions is that they are sent all over the United States and all food products are organically farmed to perfection and freshness. How do they work? First you make an account, depending on which subscription you choose. Second, you put in your credit card information along with your delivery information. Lastly, you pick the meals you want to be delivered and schedule the desired days of the week you would like to receive your meals. The best part about subscribing to these meal-kit is that unsubscribing is as easy as one click and if you’re unsatisfied refunds on orders are accepted.
Not only are these meal kits convenient but, they are easy to prepare, healthy, and decently priced. According to Top10MealDelivery.com the top three meal kit subscriptions for 2018 are Home Chef, Sun Basket and Hello Fresh. In St. Augustine the most popular meal-kit subscriptions that have had lots of traffic is Hello Fresh. Emily Mercer, a Flagler College student, gives her feedback about her experience with Hello Fresh. “I have been using Hello Fresh for a year now and my favorite thing about this subscription is that they always send coupons and discounts to your next order”, Mercer says. “Hello Fresh is great for college students who live off campus and very affordable”, Mercer adds. Another fun fact about subscribing to Hello Fresh is that when a subscriber recommends a friend, that subscriber gets 50% off their next order.
Hello Fresh has a great a variety on selection of savory meals. Along with variety the company also offers a wine subscription to those who love to indulge in new savory wines of all types. Like the meal subscription, the wines can be selected by subscriber or can be chosen if the subscriber would like to be surprised with their new wine. The wine is delivered monthly and can be delivered on a date of the subscriber’s choice. Jennifer Harrington, a St. Johns County mom of 3, says that she loves the selection of wines that Hello Fresh sends to her. “I am never disappointed in a bottle that Hello Fresh sends me”, Harrington says. She also explains that the pricing is relatively low for the amount of wine bottles that are sent. According to the Hello Fresh website, their monthly wine subscription comes out at a starring $83.00 per month. Not bad!
Hello Fresh really does stand out in comparison to other meal-kit subscription brands, but why? What makes Hello Fresh stand out from the others? Another Hello Fresh subscriber, Jacquline Williams, mother of 4, says that she has never has any issues with their customer service and her kids actually look forward to dinner. “The fact that my children are the pickiest eaters and are now eating things I never thought they would makes me smile, along with the fact that I am not over spending on groceries every week”, Williams says. Williams adds, “My 12-year-old daughter even likes to help me prepare the meals”. Overall Hello Fresh is changing the game for dinner – time for many families and individuals who enjoy savory dinners for a better deal than hitting up the grocery store three times per week.