Your Ultimate Guide to All Those Meal-Kit Delivery Services

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The company promises meat with no antibiotics, domestically and sustainably sourced seafood, and fresh produce from partners Plated trusts. You select exactly the recipes you want week to week — in any combination, with no limitations. Skip weeks, swap recipes, and cancel anytime. There's a new seasonal menu every week, with nine original chef-designed recipes and cooking options at every level, from 20-minute quick pre recipes to full culinary adventures in under an hour. You can have your menus tailored for omnivores, vegetarians, seafood lovers, and dessert seekers. Your box is shipped using local couriers or FedEx, arriving between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. in an insulated box that keeps food fresh up to midnight on your delivery day. No signature required. Plated delivers to more than 95 percent of the United States. Expect ideas such as chickpea grain bowls with kale, avocado, bulgur, walnuts, and Romesco Sauce; cheesy beef burritos with black beans, guacamole, and pico de gallo; and Asian-style shrimp salad with oranges, cashews, and herbs. And desserts like Nutella brioche bread pudding! There's nutrition information for each recipe. Plated is a subscription service, with free shipping for boxes over $50. Cost: Starts at two dinners for two people at $48 a week plus $6 shipping, up to seven dinners for two people at $168 a week. (Photo credit: coolmompicks.com)