Beautiful And Simple Thanksgiving Appetizer

Dated: November 22 2022

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A Beautiful and Simple Thanksgiving Appetizer 

Cheese & Charcuterie Boards

If you’re looking for a beautiful and simple Thanksgiving appetizer to serve, creating a cheese and charcuterie board full of favorite fall flavors is sure to please!  Thanksgiving is all about the feast, but while friends and family begin to gather, it’s nice to have an appetizer for guests to graze while putting the finishing touches on the traditional turkey feast!

Not only are these boards beautiful to look at, but they are also delicious to eat!  Best of all, they can have something for everyone if you're feeling creative. The best cheese boards leave no one behind, from different types of cheese to sweet and savory snacks, to crackers, cured meats and more!

Here is a list of local stores to pick up the perfect selection of cheeses and accompaniments for your boards:

Thanksgiving Charcuterie Board

Ideas for your customized cheese & charcuterie board:

Cheeses: Choose 3-4 and include one cheese made with goat’s milk for your lactose-intolerant guests.

  • Aged: Aged Cheddar, Gruyere, Gouda

  • Soft: Brie, Camembert, Goat

  • Firm: Manchego, Parmigiano-Reggiano, Edam

  • Blue: Gorgonzola, Roquefort, Stilton

Meats: Salami, Prosciutto, Soppressata, Pepperoni

Dried Fruits: Apricots, Cranberries, Cherries

Fresh Fruits: Raspberries, Blackberries, Blueberries, Grapes, Apples, Pears, Figs

Nuts: Almonds, Pistachios, Cashews

Savory: Mixed or Stuffed Olives, Cornichons, Caper Berries  

Dips: Local Honey, Whole Grain Mustard, Fig Spread

Crackers: Crispy Breadsticks, Multigrain Flatbreads, Water or Sesame Crackers, Rice Crisps

That Cheese Plate

Ready to dive in and create your masterpiece, or is some inspiration required for the presentation? Check out these beautiful creations by Marissa at That Cheese Plate.

Last but not least, pair your customized Cheese & Charcuterie Board with one of our Team’s Favorite Signature Cocktails!

Create Your Own Charcuterie Board


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Mary Frances Cormican

Mary Frances has over 22 years of experience working exclusively as a Buyer's Agent in Pinellas County, FL, and the Greater Tampa Bay area. She has a comprehensive understanding of the Pinellas County....

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