family dinner club kits + ingredients
Monthly subscriptions: You will receive a new country box each month for the duration of your subscription. When you subscribe, select how you wish to be billed: monthly, every 3 months, every 6 months, or every 12 months. Signing up for 12 months gives you the greatest discount!
Explore-a-country kits: You can try our family dinner club without any obligations – try one country at a time, or be ambitious and pick 3 or more countries in a row.
Monthly subscriptions: All family dinner club kits include explore brochure, shopping lists for fresh ingredients, and our essential spice/sauce mixes that make the meal unique!
Month 1 starter kit: 3 recipes (2 country-specific + 1 seasonal/food celebration), a passport and a scratch off world map to track the countries you have explored.
Month 2+: 4 recipes (2 country-specific + 2 seasonal/food celebrations) and a fun collectible item (a cooking tool, a recipe binder or a country collectible).
Explore-a-country kits – each country includes: 2 country-specific recipes, our pre-measured essential spice/sauce mixes, shopping lists and explore brochure.
We include organic and locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. It is not guaranteed.
Our ingredients are handled in facilities that process milk, eggs, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soy, gluten, and sulfites. We recommend you use your best judgment when considering dietary restrictions, but you can easily modify recipes by omitting ingredients you'd like to avoid.
Every recipe cards have suggestions of fresh ingredients replacement and changes in cooking steps for vegetarian options.
The countries change every month based on country celebrations. Some of the countries included are: France, Spain, Italy, England, Greece, USA, China, Japan, Mexico, Malaysia, Singapore, Israel and the Middle East!
Customers who purchase subscription packages are currently unable to choose which countries their boxes will feature. If you are interested in exploring a particular country, you can do so with our explore-a-country kits.
Throughout our development cycle, we have tested our products directly with children, parents and educators who have direct experience working with children and have incorporated their feedback. We will continue to work with families, educators and organizations that aim to create a healthy food culture among families.
ordering + delivery
We offer 2 ways to participate in our Family Dinner Club – monthly subscription or explore-a-country kits. Please visit our kits page for more details on each of the options.
Shipping varies, depending on item ordered and location – it ranges from $7-$12 for regular ground service. We ship through USPS with discounted rates and we use ShipStation for tracking.
Monthly subscription boxes will be shipped on the 1st Monday of each month, and arrive in 4-8 business days. Shipments to destinations outside of the U.S. should arrive within 11-14 business days, depending on the local carrier.
Explore-a-country kits will be shipped on Mondays.
eat2explore is not responsible for delays due to weather, delivery carrier factors, customer error, holiday-related delays, the international customs regulations, or any other unforeseen factors.
If you have purchased a monthly subscription plan where we bill you on a monthly basis, you can cancel your subscription at any time through your online account. Prepaid plans are not refundable.
You can pause your subscription at any time through your online account. You can also contact us and we would be happy to help.
You can change your delivery address any time through your online account. We will update the new shipping address on the subscription effective with the next shipment.
We accept all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
Monthly subscriptions: Our billing policy varies according to your subscription type and your original order date. You will be charged for your first startup kit on the day you sign up for your subscription. Thereafter, the billing varies based on your plan:
- For monthly subscriptions, you will be charged automatically every month on the same date.
- For quarterly subscriptions, you will be charged automatically every three months on the same date.
- For semi-annual subscriptions, you will be charged automatically every six months on the same date.
- For annual subscriptions, you will be charged automatically every twelve months on the same date. * Please note that we charge in advance of packages being shipped in order to process the shipments.
Explore-a-country kits: Your credit card will be charged at the time you submit your order on our website.
Yes! If you are interested in shipping outside of the United States, we will find the most affordable international rate.
Yes! We are thrilled that you would like to send a family dinner club gift. When you place your order you can:
- send a gift email to the recipient to let them know their gift is on the way!
- include a personalized gift message that will be included with the first package of your subscription.
Yes, our packaging materials are recyclable. Just break down the boxes and recycle accordingly. Our spice/sauce mixes pouches are recyclable too!
All the founders of eat2explore have a passion for collaborative cooking and a desire to bring families together through world cuisine and culture. Please read our story for more information.