Meet your gift list saviour: the foodie subscription box. These boxes are as close to magic as you can get. Food subscription boxes are the definition of one-size-fits-all gift—they are total crowd-pleasers. Your cool friend who has everything, your long-distant aunt, your go-to couple friends, the neighbours who always check in on your cat when you’re on vacation—all of those hard-to-buy-for people would love a box full of gourmet goodies delivered to their door. This is still a new trend for India but it’s picking up really quick and people are responding positively on the boxes.
1.The Gourmet Box
What: Handpicked gourmet food products available in India
What’s inside: Gourmet box that can be pre-tailored for food lovers willing to taste different flavours from around the world.
How much: You can choose to subscribe from 12 delicious themed boxes depending on your obsession from chocolate to snacks and the price ranges from anything between Rs.750/- to Rs.1200/- per month. (Please take a note of the location for certain boxes)
If you want authentic gourmet food products from across the world and even some fabulous fresh local gourmet products, then you’ve got to get this box for yourself. You get exotic tea, coffee, muesli, healthy granola bars, organic honey, jams, pretzels, chips, dips, pasta, noodles & much more. P.S. It’s the perfect gift for friends or family, or even a food-loving colleague.
2. Tea Box
What: Different teas to suit your plate
What’s inside: You’ll get teas from estates in Darjeeling, Assam, Nilgiris as well as Nepal. All you have to do is take a short quiz to know the kind of tea you like and they will pick the perfect tea for you and ship it every month.
How much: You can choose boxes from three curated boxes: Tea Avid plan (Rs.1000/- per month), Tea Enthusiast plan(Rs.1500/- per month) and the Tea lovers’ plan(Rs.2000/- per month).
This is probably what paradise tastes like if you’re a tea lover! So experiment with different types of teas and never settle on just one again. P.S. They ship a replacement for you in case you don’t like the one sent to you.
3.The Nibble Box
What: Snacks from over 100 original snack recipes.
What’s inside: Box full of delicious, healthy snacks delivered every month to you. Currently, they have over 100 snack recipes including nuts, dried fruits, granola bars, and other home-style recipes.
How much: Rs.375/ each week (They do have one month, 3 months and 6 months subscription packs too)
Snacks in their own words – Something that keeps us alive and kicking and this is sort of a quick meal. Simple solution for your hunt for a delicious snack
What: Authentic spices, masalas, tea, coffee
What’s inside: Themed box introducing you to exciting flavours and ideas, paired with recipes to bring those flavours to life in your kitchen.
How much: Each box is Rs.699/- .per month. You can also sign up for a 3 box subscription so the next 3 boxes will be hand-delivered to you.
Each of them is packed with authentic regional flavours from Jharkhand, Kerala, Rajasthan and much more. What more do you want in such price if you get to enjoy all the regional delicacies at the comfort of your own home.
I really have to thank these stores because I no longer have to visit from store to another store and think if I have missed out on something or even return unsatisfied sometimes because you didn’t find that particular snack. These boxes are for you if you love exploring new flavors and tastes.
This has been written as part of the Bar-A-Thon 2 Challenge theme “Seven” .
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