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How to Make the Ultimate Charcuterie and Cheese Boards - 6 ways – perfect easy party appetizer tray to make in less than 20 minutes. Everything you need to know to easily build the best charcuterie board plus awesome tips & tricks including 2 low carb / keto boards. Customize using simple pantry ingredients. Recipes include: cured meats, smoked salmon, grilled shrimp, breadsticks, crackers, blue cheese, cheddar, brie, goat cheese, dried fruit, olives, almonds, pecans

How to Make the ultimate Charcuterie and Cheese Board

How to Make the BEST Cheese Board (Charcuterie Board) with 6 variations! Here's a perfect party appetizer tray that you can make in less than 20 minutes. Learn everything you need to know to build an awesome charcuterie board, plus tips and tricks for low carb options.

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword appetizers, best cheese board recipes, charcuterie board, cheese board, easy party snacks, easy potluck recipes, homemade appetizer recipes, homemade snack recipes, how to make a charcuterie board, how to make a cheese board, party appetizer recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6



  • Brie
  • Blue Cheese
  • Cheddar
  • Goat Cheese
  • Smoked Gouda


  • Genoa Salami
  • Prosciutto
  • Smoked Salmon
  • Grilled Shrimp
  • Beef Jerky
  • Pepperoni Sticks


  • 2-3 varieties of crackers, breadsticks, mini toast bites
  • FOR LOW CARB: Use Cheese Crisps (Whisps) and pork rinds


  • Fresh vegetables broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, cucumber, tomatoes, zucchini & red bell peppers
  • Dried fruits apricots, cranberries, plaintain chips
  • Fresh berries or other fruits strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, blueberries, pineapple & watermelon
  • 2-3 types of nuts almonds, pecans, walnuts, pili nuts, macadamia nuts etc.
  • Olives
  • Honey
  • Jams


  1. Place the cheeses on a large cookie sheet, platter, slate board or wooden cutting board.

  2. Arrange the meats around the cheeses.

  3. Add crackers or crispy snacks.

  4. Fill in gaps with vegetables, fruits and nuts. Use small bowls or cups for extra dimension. Top with fresh herbs and flowers for a pop of color. Enjoy.