There is nothing better than having a wonderful drinks evening with friends and family and eating the tastiest snacks from a plank. But if you want to make sure your plank is perfect, there are a few things you need to know.
In this blog post we go through 5 simple steps to make a perfect snack board. If you follow these tips, you will impress your guests with a great palette of colors and the tastiest snacks.
Choosing your snacks
The first step is to choose a variety of appetizers. You'll want a mix of hot and cold, savory and sweet, and crunchy and creamy. This way your guests have a large selection to choose from, and they're sure to find something they like!
Do you have enough for everyone?
Next, you want to make sure you have enough for everyone. That means you have enough of each snack, as well as extras in case someone wants a second snack. No one wants to be left out when the drinks board runs out, so make sure you have enough!
Presentation is key with a snack board!
Third, pay attention to the presentation. Drink boards should look as good as they taste, so take the time to arrange them beautifully on your plate or shelf. This will make them tastier for your guests, and they will definitely remember your beautifully presented drinks board.
But how do I arrange everything beautifully on an appetizer board?
When you're laying out your appetizer board, think about color and texture. You want a variety of colors and textures to make it look interesting and tasty. Arrange the items in small groups so that your guests can easily grab a few things at a time. If you use toothpicks, place them in a small bowl so they are easy to grab. And don't forget to fill the empty spaces with vegetables, fruit and nuts! Or use extra decorations to make the drinks board even more beautiful!
Follow these simple tips and you will have a beautiful and delicious snack board in no time.
Which decoration can I use for a drinks board?
There are a few things you can do to decorate your drinks board and make it look even more impressive. First, you can garnish your dishes with fresh herbs or edible flowers. This gives a pop of color and makes them look extra special. You can also drizzle sauces or dressings over your prepared appetizers for extra flavor and visual appeal. Finally, don't forget the power of cutlery, bowls and other accessories! Things like small plates, napkins, and utensils can make your appetizer spread look even more professional and inviting. With these simple tips you will certainly impress your guests with a beautiful and delicious drinks board!
Some kitchen utensils and cutlery are still needed…
Fourth, don't forget the kitchen utensils and cutlery! Your guests will need something to eat their entrees with, so make sure you have forks, knives and spoons available. You may also want to provide toothpicks or other small utensils to pick up bite-sized pieces.
Enjoy, enjoy enjoy!
Last but not least: enjoy your delicious homemade snack board! This is your chance to relax and enjoy the company of your friends and family. Make sure you take your time to savor every bite, and enjoy the experience of sharing a great meal together. With these tips in mind, you'll be able to create the perfect appetizer board for any occasion! Bon appétit!