Classic Culinaire Frequently Asked Questions

Q - How many meal categories do you offer?
A - We currently offer 3 meal categories, Healthy & Fit, Vegetarian and Protein Packed.

Q - How many meals do I get?
A - You can choose how many meals would best fit your lifestyle, though there is a 5-meal minimum per order.

Q - When do you deliver?
A - Our delivery days are on Tuesdays and Fridays.  You can choose morning or afternoon deliveries, depending on your needs.

Q - How are the meals delivered?
A - We deliver your meals, to your designated delivery address and drop-off location, in a black, reusable cooler bag which contains ice packs that will keep your meals cool for up to 6 hours. We do recommend, however, that you refrigerate your meals as soon as possible.

Q - What do I do with my cooler bag after I get my meals?
A - To keep down costs and help take care of the environment, we ask that you return your delivery bag to your drop-off location on the morning of your next delivery so it can be reused. 

Q - What are the meal containers made of?
A - We use reusable, heavyweight, 38oz plastic containers.  These containers are BPA free, dishwasher, microwave and freezer safe, and they are also recyclable. 

Q - What are the heating instructions for my meals? 
A - For microwaving in the container,  heat on high for 2-3 minutes with lid lightly vented. This will steam the meal and allow it to stay moist while heating (preferred method).
A - For microwaving on a plate, heat on a microwave safe plate in on high for 2-3 minutes or until warm.
A - For heating in the oven,  transfer your meal to an oven safe container. Cover and heat at 375 for 25 minutes or until warmed through. 

Q - What if I work all day and can’t get to my drop-off spot in a timely manner?
A - We offer a Put Away Service where we will gladly bring your meals inside and put them away for you.  Contact us today for more information. Your meals come in an insulated cooler bag with ice packs that will keep your meals fresh for up to 6 hours until you can get home and put them away.

Q - How long do my meals stay fresh?
A - Meals should be eaten within 5 days from the date of delivery. We offer deliveries twice a week for optimal freshness. If your meals cannot be enjoyed within the 5 days, please freeze them to maintain freshness.

Q - What makes my meals healthy, nutrient rich and balanced?
A - We start by using locally sources ingredients. We then work closely with dieticians to design your meals using organic proteins, vegetables and complex carbohydrates that create balanced portions your body needs to thrive. We also only use good fat sources in your meal preparation such as avocado oil, coconut oil and tree nuts to give your body natural energy.

Q - What are the portion sizes for each meal plan?
A - HEALTHY & FIT: 5-6 oz of protein, 6 oz vegetable, 4 oz complex carbohydrate
A - PROTEIN PACKED: 8-9 oz protein, 8 oz vegetable, 4 oz complex carbohydrates
A - VEGETARIAN: 5-6 oz vegetable protein, 6 oz vegetable, 4 oz carbohydrate

Q - How do I choose my meals for each delivery?
A - We will send you menu options one week prior to your delivery day via email. All you need to do is select the meals that best fit your needs and we do the rest.