Christmas Charcuterie Board Recipes

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Create a Christmas charcuterie board centerpiece that is sure to amaze your holiday party guests! Let’s make a dessert grazing board or a traditional meat and cheese board. For more board ideas see my Appetizer page.

Christmas Charcuterie Board Recipes

Christmas is a wonderful time to get creative in the kitchen and make something special for family and friends. One of the most trendy festive dishes this season is the Christmas Charcuterie Board!

Now I know you all pretty much know how to make a charcuterie board. I even wrote a post on it. You can read my Easy Grazing Charcuterie Board Appetizer Platter post for more info.

GRAZING BOARD FAVS

These fun appetizer dishes are basically a combination of traditional meats, cheeses, fruits, nuts and plus Christmas-inspired ingredients that are arranged in an attractive way on a platter or board.

Not only do they look delicious, but it also can be made ahead of time and easily modified with whatever ingredients you have on hand.

You can make a traditional meat and cheese grazing board or make a fun festive holiday dessert board. Both are equally popular.

Shaped boards like Christmas Trees and wreaths are also a popular choice during the holidays. See my Christmas Tree Charcuterie Board Recipes and 10 Christmas Charcuterie Wreath Recipes for how to make one of those for your next party.

Christmas Charcuterie Board Recipes

Putting the board together: start by sourcing high quality ingredients including cured meats like salami, prosciutto or chorizo; cheeses such as brie, gouda or blue cheese; plus crackers, nuts, olives, fruits and jams.

Arrange these items on a platter or cutting board then add some festive flair with evergreen sprigs or cranberries.

Use these posts as inspiration to get you started!

Dessert Christmas Charcuterie Boards

You can create your own dessert charcuterie board by selecting a variety of sweet treats from your local supermarket or bakery.

Be sure to include some traditional favorites like gingerbread, shortbread cookies, and peppermint bark as well as unexpected add-ons such as marshmallows, white chocolate chips, and sprinkles for decoration.

Arrange everything on a large serving tray or platter for an impressive display that’s sure to impress guests at any holiday gathering.

Christmas Breakfast Charcuterie Boards

Breakfast charcuterie boards are an exciting and delicious way to start the day. Decorate your board with food items like bacon, to sweet jams and honey, pancakes and french toast.

Creating a Christmas Charcuterie Board is an excellent way to impress your guests and add a festive touch to the holidays. By taking time to select a variety of cheeses, meats, fruits, vegetables, crackers and dips, you can create something truly special and unique.

Not only is it a great centerpiece for any holiday gathering, but it also gives everyone something fun to snack on while they’re celebrating.

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