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How to Make the Ultimate Cheese Board

  • Author: Krista @
  • prep_time Prep Time: 10 mins
  • total_time Total Time: 10 mins
  • category Category: Appetizer
  • method Method: Assemble
  • cuisine Cuisine: American


Want to make an amazing charcuterie board? I’m going to show you How to Make the Ultimate Cheese Board in less than 10 minutes!



  • 1 soft cheese (mozzarella, burrata, Brie)
  • 1 semi-soft cheese (Gouda, jarlsberg,blue cheese, Gorgonzola)
  • 1 semi-hard cheese (manchego, provolone, comte)
  • 1 hard cheese (Asiago, aged Cheddar, Parmesan)
  • 2 cured meats – salami, prosciutto
  • baguette slices
  • assorted crackers and breadsticks
  • nuts (almonds, cashews, pistachios)
  • fruit (grapes, figs, apple slices, pear slices, dried apricots, dried cranberries)
  • other (marinated olives, fig jam, roasted red peppers, stone ground mustard, sun dried tomato pesto)


  1. Assemble ingredients all over the board until the cheese board is completely full and you can’t see the board.

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