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Everyone feels extra important when they receive a “special delivery,” so if you need a gourmet gift, then you can’t go wrong with a fruit by the month membership. Similar in style to the original “Fruit of the Month Club” that started the monthly food delivery craze — today’s fruit-by-mail subscriptions offer modern selections such as organic, specialty or exotic fruits.
When you buy a friend or relative a Fruit of the Month Club subscription, they will receive a box or basket of fresh, high-quality assorted fruits each month. Fruit by mail clubs come in many different packages — seasonal fruits, organic fruits, exotic fruits, or a even dedicated to showcasing the many varieties of a single succulent fruit. How does one choose between all the delicious options?
If you go for a three- or six-month subscription, then you’ll want the opportunity to taste as many different items as possible. I would suggest a variety club that includes two or three different types of fruit in each delivery. However, if you are going to sign up for fruit by the month for an entire year, then definitely choose to go with a seasonal club which packs up a single type of fruit at the height of its ripeness.
Of course, that’s just the first of your choices! Below are the most popular types of monthly fruit clubs. Each offers a unique twist on a traditional gift club that has proven time and again that, unlike fruit cake, a fruit club will never go out of style. [Continue reading]