Purple Carrot – Meal Kit Review
Purple Carrot is a 100% plant-based meal kit delivery service.
- 100% vegetarian recipes
- Options include standard menu or premium veggie protein packed performance meal kit endorsed by Tom Brady
- Does not offer any flexibility in recipe selection or number of meals per week
- Portion size felt larger than most kits we reviewed
Try for Only $45
Try Purple Carrot’s 2-person, 3-meal plan for only $45 (normally $70).
Purple Carrot Summary
Subscription service requiring an email address, physical address and credit card plus plan selection to get started
No flexibility, they choose the 2-3 meals for you every week.
No flexibility on the number of meals per week.
You can skip any week you want, but you have until Tuesday 11:59pm EST before your next shipment to do it.
Individual (2 people)
Performance Plan (2 people)
Family (4 people)
Free shipping and no sales tax.
Cancel by emailing customer support.
First shipment arrives within a week of signup, but you can delay if needed.
Standard ingredients. The quality is similar what you would get from a name-brand grocery store.
You will frequently need to chop ingredients but Purple Carrot preps and portions them to save time
💸 You’ll want a pan, baking sheet, knife, basic kitchen items, and more fancy gadgets like a food processor or blender.
Have some cooking oil, salt, and pepper.
Recipe cards are clear and very easy to follow. Some of the ingredients require extra care like rice paper and other delicate ingredients.
Around 35-40 minutes, depending on the recipe. They often take longer than expected.
Large (there were some leftovers)
Calorie, Fats, Carbs and Proteins
Usually a pan, baking sheet, knife, cutting board, a bowl and unfortunately a food processor.