The world is chock-full of meal kit delivery services: Hello Fresh, GreenGurus, Purple Carrot and, of course, Blue Apron. (We wouldn’t dare forget about that last one—we hear too many ads for it on our podcasts and see too many banners on the subway to ever forget about it.)
Now finally, FINALLY, boozy delivery services are on the rise, and there are a number out there promising to deliver the ingredients necessary to make bartender-worthy cocktails in the comfort of your own home. And though there really isn’t a bad apple in the bunch—friendly reminder, alcohol is being delivered to your doorstep—some may be better than others, depending on your own personal preferences and cocktail know-how. To help you find your ideal service, we took it upon ourselves to test out a few (it’s a hard job, we know). Here’s what we found.