Expert Blue Apron Review 2018

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Overview

With reasonable prices and tons of variety, BlueApron makes it easy to save money on groceries while enjoying the convenience of meal delivery right to your doorstep.

For those with a busy schedule or looking to mix up their cooking routine, BlueApron can help with meal planning and grocery shopping. BlueApron delivers fresh, environmentally-friendly ingredients along with step-by-step recipes to your home each week.

Menu

Each BlueApron recipe comes with an easy to follow recipe card that includes photos and step-by-step instructions making it simple for anyone to follow. You can choose between meat or fish meal plans as well as vegetarian options. Ingredients include grass-fed, pasture-raised beef and environmentally-friendly produce. They work directly with artisanal purveyors and hundreds of family-run farms that support sustainable practices. BlueApron also has wine delivery available.

Overall, BlueApron meal delivery has delicious recipes with the occasional below-average meal. Recipes range from traditional dishes to more exotic cuisines to keep things flavorful and interesting. BlueApron allows you to customize orders according to different tastes with their vegetarian, pescetarian, and meat-friendly options. Customers can update preferences if they don’t eat red meat, fish, shellfish, pork, or lamb, however, BlueApron does not accommodate those with serious food allergies.

Delivery

Meal kits come equipped with all ingredients to complete recipes except for salt, pepper, and olive oil. Customers can choose to receive deliveries at the most convenient time for them. Plus BlueApron allows customers to cancel or skip meal delivery at any time as long as done in advance. Meals come packaged in a refrigerated box with ice packs to keep food fresh.

Pricing

BlueApron requires that new visitors register on the site in order to see the pricing, which we don’t find very transparent. That being said, you can register instantly via Facebook or email.

BlueApron meal delivery has subscriptions to serve two, three, or four people. The two-person plan costs $47.93 per week ($9.99 per person) while the family plan costs $123.84 per week ($8.74 per person). The price does not include shipping for the two-person plan, but those who sign up for three or four people in the Family Plan enjoy free shipping.

Customer Support

Customers can get in touch with BlueApron by email or telephone.Their website also has a searchable FAQ for convenient self-service to quickly find answers to any question. The BlueApron mobile apps make it easy for users to update preferences and select weekly meals while on the go using iOS and Android devices.

Family PlanTwo Person Plan
Price $8.99 per serving $9.99 per serving

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Pros
  • Step-by-Step Recipes
  • 2 or 4 Person Meals
  • Sustainable Ingredients
Cons
  • Not for those with serious allergies
  • Shipping not always included
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