How to Make a Charcuterie Board

Piled high with meats, cheeses, olives and other snacks, this elegant appetizer can be as extravagant or as simple as you like.

The best charcuterie board has a variety of meats, cheeses, fruits, and crackers.  Also include olives, sundried tomatoes, unique jams, etc.

What to put on a charcuterie board:

Charcuterie Board Meats

- Salami - Prosciutto - Sopressata - Mortadella - Flavored bacon - Summer sausage and more!

Charcuterie Board Cheeses

- Goat cheese - Parmesan - Manchego - Colby, Cheddar, or other sliced cheese.

How do you make a charcuterie board step by step?

1. Select a uniquely-shaped cutting board or platter. 2. Arrange meats, cheeses, and other items in a pattern. 3. continue until the board is filled.

Charcuterie Board Meats

Try uniquely-shaped boards or platters to provide interest to the charcuterie.