27 October 2015

Trialling recipe boxes: Conclusion

Between 3 July and 31 August I have been trialling 7 different recipe box services, i.e. I cooked 42 portions of meals (7 services × 3 meals × 2 portions = 42). I generally consider this experiment a full success.
I was super-excited every time a new box came, I learned something new with every single recipe, I ate healthier and tastier food than usual and I especially loved the experience of each first bite of a new meal.

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21 October 2015

Trialling recipe boxes: Mindful Chef

Mindful Chef

Mindful Chef sends recipe boxes since 2014, is situated in Waterloo, London and is only available in the UK. 3 meals for 2 people currently cost £42. They specialise in recipes which follow the Paleo diet, i.e. it is “based on the foods ancient ancestors might likely have eaten” and is gluten-free.

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5 October 2015

Trialling recipe boxes: Abel & Cole

Abel & Cole

Abel & Cole sends recipe boxes since 2014 but exists since 1988. They are situated in Wimbledon, London and only operate in the UK. 3 meals for 2 people currently cost £36. It is generally quite similar to Riverford.

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20 September 2015

Trialling recipe boxes: HelloFresh

HelloFresh

HelloFresh sends recipe boxes since 2012, is situated in Westminster, London and is available in the UK, Germany, the US, the Netherlands, Australia, Belgium and Austria. 3 meals for 2 people currently cost £39. It is generally very similar to Gousto.

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5 September 2015

Trialling recipe boxes: Gousto

Gousto

Gousto sends recipe boxes since 2012, is situated in Shepherd’s Bush, London and is only available in the UK. 3 meals for 2 people currently cost £35. It is generally very similar to HelloFresh.

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