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Sun Basket
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Hassle-free healthy delicious meals, right at your doorstep

Overview

Sun Basket is one of the most popular healthy cooking services that deliver simple-to-make recipes with organic ingredients right to your doorstep. Award-winning chef Justine Kelly has created meals with international recipes ranging from curried vegetables to mu shu pork, using the best of seasonal ingredients. Most Sun Basket food delivery reviews laud the delivery service’s wholesome food provided through comprehensive meal plans.

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Pros

  • Fresh and organic produce
  • Dietician-approved recipes
  • Variety in meal plans

Cons

  • Extra shipping cost
  • No delivery to some states
  • No live customer support

Testimonials

  • Amelia M.

    Always fresh! Always delivered on time! Easy preparation and fun to prepare. My husband has prepared several of the meals also. First time he has ever made an entire dinner… Every meal has been delicious! Very thankful for Sun Basket’s services!

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  • Brian F.

    My wife and I have been enjoying Sun Basket dinners for several weeks now, and we really like the menu selection, food quality and service. The food is fresh and tasty, all measured out and well-packed and labeled, with no waste on this end. We also enjoy chopping the vegetables and preparing the food together. Way to go, Sun Basket!

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Key features

  • Paleo, gluten-free, vegetarian and more options
  • 18 delicious recipes every week
  • Up to $35 off on first 3 boxes
  • Cancel subscription or skip a meal anytime
  • 100% money-back guarantee

What is Sun Basket?

Sun Basket is a subscription-meal service that offers easy, delicious, and healthy meals for breakfast, lunch, snacks, and more. The meal boxes come packed with ingredients and recipes for you to cook meals in a jiffy. The ingredients are organic, fresh, and seasonal. The recipes have been created by Sun Basket’s award-winning in-house chef. With nearly 18 recipes each week, Sun Basket offers a variety of options based on tastes and food preferences, whether you are following a paleo, gluten-free, or vegan diet. You can choose any plan or mix different plans to get healthy and delectable meals every day at your doorstep.


How does Sun Basket work?

To use Sun Basket, you will have to select a meal plan (Classic or Family) based on your dietary requirements. Sun Basket will deliver the basket of 2-4 recipes, based on your selection, every week. If you want to be more involved in your meals, you can also build your own basket every week. Once you have selected your recipes or let Sun Basket do it for you, you just have to sit back and relax.

Your meal basket for the entire week will be delivered to you in the following week. The meal kit will contain recipes for every meal and the exact amount of every ingredient required. This will include everything from spices, herbs, vegetables, fruits, meat, poultry and/or seafood.

Are Sun Basket meals organic?
Yes, the ingredients used in Sun Basket meals are organic. Sun Basket claims that nearly 99% of the produce shipped by them is organic. The meat and poultry are antibiotic- and hormone-free. Also, the recipes use sustainably sourced seafood, organic milk, yogurt, and eggs.

Do they have Keto meals?
No, Sun Basket does not offer Keto meals. However, they do have a carb-conscious plan with 25-35g net carbs or lower and at least 25g protein per serving. Their meals contain ingredients that are rich sources of good fats.


Sun Basket features

  • Sun Basket offers specialty meal plans which include paleo, lean and clean, gluten-free, vegetarian, Mediterranean, vegan, pescatarian, and diabetes-friendly. Additionally, Sun Basket offers Chef’s Choice, a plan with curated meals that feature the best selections from their 18-recipe menu. Sun Basket also offers Quick & Easy meal plans that have no-fuss recipes.
  • Each Sun Basket box comes with a 100% money-back guarantee. If you are not satisfied with a meal for any reason, just contact their customer support within seven days of the delivery.
  • The packaging used for Sun Basket boxes is environmental-friendly. All the components of the packaging are fully recyclable and compostable.
  • Along with the official website, Sun Basket has an iOS app as well as an Android app, through which you can select and plan your meals for the week.

How long does Sun Basket food last?

Sun Basket meals come in insulated boxes that retain freshness for eight hours. Additionally, the packages come with specific instructions on how to keep the food fresh until you want to use it. It is recommended to cook seafood within three days and other meats within five days of receiving the Sun Basket kit.


What is Sun Basket Lean & Clean?

Sun Basket’s Lean & Clean meals are packed with ingredients that have lean proteins and clean ingredients with each meal containing around 550 calories. There are no gluten, soy, or dairy-based products.


Can we easily cancel Sun Basket?

You can easily cancel or skip a meal delivery. Just make the required changes in the meal plan before the weekly cutoff, which is every Wednesday prior to the scheduled delivery at 12 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. ET. If you want to cancel your Sun Basket subscription, just log in to your Sun Basket account. Select the Cancel My Subscription option and your subscription will be canceled. You can also do this through the toll-free number provided on the official website of Sun Basket.


What makes Sun Basket different?

The most unique aspect of Sun Basket is their award-winning in-house chef, Justine Kelly. She is the former head chef of James Beard award-winning restaurant The Slanted Door. She meticulously creates and develops healthy and delicious recipes inspired by various sources for Sun Basket meal plans. Also, several Sun Basket meal delivery reviews cite the company’s collaboration with farm owners, ranchers, and fishermen to provide sustainably sourced and finest seasonal produce. Additionally, each kit comes with Sun Basket’s signature spice blends and sauces.


When do they deliver?

Sun Basket has fixed delivery schedules. You can choose to receive your deliveries on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays from 8 am to 9 pm. Sun Basket delivers to 47 states excluding Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, and parts of New Mexico.


How to sign up for Sun Basket?

Most Sun Basket reviews cite the signup process as quite easy. If you have a Facebook profile, you can join a subscription plan using your Facebook login credentials. Another way to signup is by providing your email ID and zip code. Select your meal plans, enter your address, and provide your credit card information. Once this is done, you will have successfully signed up for a Sun Basket subscription.


How much does Sun Basket cost?

Plan

Cost

Shipping

Classic Menu

$11.99 per serving

$6.99

Family Menu

$10.99 per serving

$6.99

The Classic menu gives three recipes each week, for two or four people based on your selection. The Family menu gives two, three, or four recipes each week for a family of four. Sun Basket may also offer introductory offers and discounts for the first few orders. Check the official website for the most recent prices and promo offers.


How to contact Sun Basket?

Sun Basket has a number of options for customer support and assistance. There is a blog section, “The Sun Times”, where you can find information on customizing your recipes. The blog also has articles and videos with tips and techniques to help you make the most of your Sun Basket subscription. Additionally, the official website has a Help Centre that has useful articles on topics such as allergy information, subscriptions, ingredients used in the meals, delivery, and recycling, preparing the meals, and how Sun Basket works.

For additional support, Sun Basket has a FAQs section. Moreover, you can contact their customer support by filling out an online form on the official website, or by texting a toll-free number or calling their support number. The phone numbers are provided in the Contact Us page of Sun Basket’s website.


Is Sun Basket worth it?

Sun Basket offers meal plans for singles, couples, and families, who want to save time spent in planning meals and buying groceries. This subscription-meal service offers easy-to-make meals that include high-end as well as basic recipes that will appeal to kids too. Many Sun Basket delivery reviews recommend this service for their use of high-quality, organic, and sustainably sourced produce and ingredients. Moreover, their packaging is environmental-friendly. The only drawback is the shipping charges after the first three deliveries. However, you make up for the extra shipping charges by saving substantially on your grocery shopping.

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