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Since 2011, there have been many meal kit delivery services that have emerged on to the USA market. Each company has its own unique agenda and specialty. Now you will find that there is a company that caters for almost every requirement. Whether it be meeting the needs of special dietary requirements, providing meals with fast cooking times or creating meals that are more suitable for families, there is a company that provides this service. The list is endless!
In today’s review, we are going to focus on the best meal kit delivery services that supply their customers with organic ingredients.
What is in fact organic food?
The USDA organic regulations describe organic agriculture as the “application of a set of cultural, biological, and mechanical practices that support the cycling of on-farm resources, promote ecological balance, and conserve biodiversity. These include maintaining or enhancing soil and water quality; conserving wetlands, woodlands, and wildlife; and avoiding the use of synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, irradiation, and genetic engineering.
Organic producers use natural processes and materials when developing farming systems—these contribute to soil, crop and livestock nutrition, pest and weed management, attainment of production goals, and conservation of biological diversity.
There are many benefits to be received by consuming organic foods. Organic foods contain fewer chemical pesticides and are always antibiotic and hormone-free. For organic farms, animal welfare and being eco-friendly is always a high priority. Because of the care that goes into their production, organic foods generally have a better and more natural taste and need to be consumed when fresh, unlike many other foods that are not organic.
If part of your nutritional goals is focussed on eating organic foods, or if you are trying to increase your diet of organic homemade food, then meal kit delivery companies have your back! There are several meal kit services that understand the needs of this growing lifestyle, and offer some delicious, diverse and satisfying options for you. Signing up with one of the following recommended companies can make your evening dining options easier to achieve than ever before.
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Quick Review: Green Chef
Green Chef offers customers a fully organic, diverse menu complete with specialized dietary options, that is filled with delicious and innovative meals.
#1 Green Chef Organic Meal Kits
Green Chef is a USDA-certified organic meal kit delivery service. That means that all their ingredients are 100% organic and sustainably sourced! Green Chef has designed seven specialty health and diet programs that provide solutions for the latest health-food trends for you to choose from. All their meals are chef-crafted and filled with great flavors. The plans are offered as a two-person plan and a four-person plan, with three recipes per week.
Other highlights: Family, omnivore, carnivore, gluten-free, vegan, vegetarian, keto, and paleo plans
#2 Sun Basket- Organic Ingredients Delivered to your Door
From our experience, after testing many meal kits services out there, Sun Basket is an amazing option for organic and healthy food lovers. All the dishes in their flexible and very creative weekly menu that consists of 18 dishes per week, are full of fresh and organic ingredients. As a bonus, all their meals are planned so that they can be ready in 30 minutes or less. Sun Basket works with 100+ farms to ensure that they supply the best available organic fruit and vegetable produce in their pre-portioned and ready to cook meal kits. They only use responsibly raised poultry and meats, sustainably sourced seafood, and they make sure that they only work with trusted suppliers.
Other Highlights: Among their weekly menu of 18 dishes, you will find meals that are gluten-free, dairy-free and soy-free. They also cater for specialty diets such as paleo, Mediterranean, vegan, vegetarian, family-friendly, lean & clean and diabetic-friendly.
#3 Veestro- All organic prepared meal delivery
Veestro is a meal delivery service that is one-of-a-kind and creates fully prepared plant-based vegan meals and delivers them directly to your door.
The company believes that you get out of life what you put in. For them this means that everything you eat matters! Therefore, they make an extra effort to use the best quality ingredients that are carefully hand-picked.
The Veestro meals contain ingredients that are all organic, sustainable and 100% plant-based. Their meals are fully prepared then frozen and delivered to you ready to heat and eat.
From our experience with Veestro, we were pleasantly surprised by everything that we tasted. The meals were delicious and satisfying!
It seems that the Veestro team is focused on creating delicious plant-based meals, that are ideal for both vegans and non-vegans who would like to add more plant-based meals to their weekly menu.
#4 Factor75 organic meal delivery service
Factor 75 is a fully prepared meal delivery service, offering all-organic meals to heat and eat at home or at the office. The company name – Factor 75 – takes inspiration from the philosophy that 75% of the way your body looks and feels is based on the food you decide to eat.
All of the Factor75 meals are freshly cooked, with organic ingredients that are also free from hormones, antibiotics, GMOs, preservatives, soy, and gluten.
The Factor75 designed by professional chefs and dietitians, and the best part is that the meals require no cooking at all – you just need to heat them via oven or microwave and eat! The meals are tasteful, balanced and satisfying.
Some examples of organic meals from Factor75 are garlic Parmesan Chicken Breast, Taco bowl with corn salsa or Cajun Shrimp Bowl