Christmas is a time for celebration and good food! If you're looking for a fun way to celebrate Christmas, why not order an appetizer board from Food and Wood? A snack board is the perfect way to enjoy a variety of delicious snacks with your friends and family.
In this blog post we discuss what is on a drinks board, and how you can order one via the Food and Wood website. We will also give you some tips on how to decorate your shelf for Christmas so that it looks beautiful! So, what goes into a snack board?
Meats on the Christmas snack board
The tastiest meats for Christmas are ham, turkey, and beef. You can also add some chicken if you like. A few tasty Christmas meat recipes for a snack are: Turkey and cranberry pate, smoked salmon mousse, pork and apple terrine.
Cheeses that taste good on your Christmas platter
For cheeses, we recommend a variety of hard and soft cheeses. A few tasty cheese recipes for Christmas to put on the snack board are:
- Brie with apricot jam
- Goat cheese with honey and thyme
- Cheddar cheese straws
Other tasty cheeses that taste good with bread and crackers are: Gruyère, blue cheese, and feta. A cheese fondue is also a great way to enjoy your cheese on the appetizer board!
Wines that go well with a Christmas drinks board
For wines, we recommend a variety of white and red wines
- White wine: Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay
- Red wine: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir
- Sparkling wine: Prosecco, Champagne
A few tasty wine recipes for Christmas to put on your drinks board are:
- White wine with gingerbread
- Red wine with chocolate
- Sparkling wine with cranberries
- Mulled wine
- Moscow mules with cranberries
Other drinks that go well with an appetizer board are: beer, cider, and non-alcoholic options such as sparkling water or juice.
Tips for serving a nice platter at Christmas
When serving a snack board, there are a few things you can do to make it look nice.
One way to make your drinks board look beautiful is to use Christmas decorations. You can use mini Christmas trees, garlands, lights, and even ornaments to decorate your shelf. Another way to make your drinks board look beautiful is to use festive serving dishes. For example, you can use a red and green dish or bowls. If you really want to get creative, you can even shape your snacks into Christmas trees or snowmen!
What else do you need for your drinks board?
Of course, you'll also need some bread and crackers to eat with your meats and cheeses. A few other things you might want to put on your snack board are: olives, nuts, fruit, spreads, and dips. You can find some tasty dips.
Now that you know what goes into a snack board, let's discuss how you can order one from Food and Wood. Ordering a snack board from Food and Wood is easy! All you have to do is visit our website and choose the “snack boards” category. Then choose the size of shelf you want and add it to your shopping cart. Once you've added all the items you want to your cart, proceed to checkout and we'll start processing your order! We will deliver your drinks board to your home just in time for Christmas!
We hope this blog post has given you some ideas on how to celebrate Christmas with a drinks board from Food and Wood.