The Best Meal Delivery Service for Fresh, Delicious Food — Blue Apron, Home Chef, Sun Basket and More

These days, you can get pretty much anything delivered straight to your doorstep — including the ingredients for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Which has us hungry people asking an important question: What’s the best meal delivery service that also delivers on taste?

If you’re new to food delivery services, they’re just as amazing as they sound. With a few clicks, you can eat well, reduce food waste and even save money, all without having to go to the grocery store. If you hate cooking — or don’t have the time or energy to do it — most of the recipes involve only a few simple instructions. And with fully prepared meal services, you’ll cut down the amount of dishes you need to wash as well as prep time.

Meal delivery companies are also available for those who have food allergies, diet restrictions or picky eaters in the family. Looking

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Despite Coronavirus, Food Network Has Been Stuffing Its Viewers With New Programs

In June, two perennial Food Network shows, Guy Fieri’s “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives” and Robert Irvine’s “Restaurant: Impossible,” went back into production. It was the first time either show shot on location since the coronavirus pandemic brought all television and film production to a dramatic halt in mid-March. They were filmed under strict, new COVID-19 protocols with reduced, mask-wearing crews — all of whom, according to Food Network, tested negative for coronavirus after filming was completed.

Courtney White, the president of Food Network and Cooking Channel, says the network agreed to restart production after creating specific plans for each show. “It isn’t one-size-fits-all,” White tells Variety. “But we did start with: Where can we film with the smallest footprint, the smallest crew — where everybody is very comfortable, and everybody’s on board? Obviously in this scenario, everybody feels different about their own personal willingness to step

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From pans to outdoor stoves

Cook up a storm with our pick of the best camping and cooking gear: iStock
Cook up a storm with our pick of the best camping and cooking gear: iStock

Forget s’mores, sorry-looking hotdogs and charred baked beans: from BBQ-ready woks to pop-up kitchenettes, these days, campfire cooking can be Michelin-starred. With a world of options – especially if you’re driving to camp and have a reasonable amount of room in the boot – it’s worth thinking through your menus in advance.

If you plan to stay at the same site for more than a few days, you can literally bring the kitchen sink, attached to a pop-up workbench, with the Vango Cuisine Kitchen.

Campsite cooking is infinitely more appealing when you can chop veg standing up, with decent knives, on a work surface, rather than crouched in the mud. A fire pit will char burgers and veg kebabs to perfection, but won’t be good news for your pans. While it might seem excessive, it’s

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A Robot Might Cook Your Next White Castle Burger

Photo credit: Miso Robotics
Photo credit: Miso Robotics

From Popular Mechanics

  • Earlier this month, the fast food chain White Castle announced it would begin using an autonomous fry cook robot, called Flippy, to reduce human contact in its restaurants.
  • The move is meant to reduce human contact with food amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Flippy will start flipping patties at a White Castle in Chicago sometime this fall.

Robots and self-driving cars have been the secret heroes of the coronavirus outbreak, and now they could soon be cooking our food, too.

In mid-July, White Castle—the oldest hamburger restaurant in the U.S.—announced that it’s partnering with Miso Robotics, a Pasadena, California-based industrial automation company, to create a robot that will serve up hamburgers. Named Flippy, this robot will begin preparing patties and dunking fries into hot vats of oil sometime this fall.

Despite this being Flippy’s first official fast food rodeo, the autonomous robot already has

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