Food & Drink
December 8, 2022
A charcuterie board can be the perfect centerpiece for a casual Christmas gathering and the best platters look just as good as they taste! If you’re looking to add to your repertoire of charcuterie ideas, or try a charcuterie platter out for the first time, there are a myriad of arrangements and ingredients to choose from. We rounded up five of our favorites here at Santa.com to give you some inspiration. Check out these awesome ideas and start designing!
Ultimate Holiday Charcuterie Board - Lee Funke
If you’re looking to wow your guests with a real meat and cheese bonanza, this ultimate holiday charcuterie board has all kinds of mouth-watering ingredients. It’s full of fruits, nuts, savory meats and cheeses and even jerky and chocolate. Whether you want to follow this guide exactly, or experiment with parts of it, it’s full of ideas to elevate your game.
Christmas Cheese Boards - Hip Foodie Mom
This board guide is nothing short of a work of art. Incredibly thought out and beautifully designed, this is an incredible feat of charcuterie magic. The ingredients here are varied, of course it includes all kinds of cheeses, but also sweet treats like stroopwafels and jams! Trying out some or all of these techniques is sure to impress the most discerning party guests.
Epic Christmas Cinnamon Roll Board - Reluctant Entertainer
We usually think of dinner or appetizers when we think of charcuterie, but that doesn’t mean you can’t use them for other meals too. This charcuterie board is breathtaking in size and its delicious array of breakfast foods. Filled with cinnamon rolls, fruit, sausages, and deviled eggs, you’ll never think of breakfast food the same way again!
Trader Joe’s Charcuterie Board - Dwardcooks
Making your charcuterie board out of ingredients from only one store can be both fun and simple. There’s the challenge of choosing and finding the best meats and cheeses from one store, in this case, Trader Joe’s, but you don’t have to worry about missing any ingredients. Crackers, fruits, cured meats, and artisanal cheeses, Trader Joe’s has everything you’ll need!
7-Eleven Charcuterie Board - @AintTooProudToMeg
Who would have thought 7-Eleven could help you make such a stunning and tasty charcuterie board? This fun appetizer idea uses products all from the convenience chain in the most inventive way possible. Kids will love this original charcuterie idea that’s light on the wallet but not on the flavor!