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Breakfast Charcuterie Board

How to Make the Perfect Breakfast Charcuterie Board

Just when we thought we’d run out of occasions to display our vibey charcuterie boards… enter: BREAKFAST charcuterie boards. Today, we’ve got all the hot tips on how to make a breakfast charcuterie board that will satisfy each and every fucking time. So, grab your coffee (or a glass of your fav 10 A.M wine) & lets get into it.

Attention all lovers of brekkie!!!

It’s high time we all step up our game with a breakfast charcuterie board that’ll shut all of our frenemies ALL THE WAY the hell up!

Okay, let’s face facts folks, we’re all suckers for a solid charcuterie board. Like come on, a heavenly spread of cured meats, cheeses, crackers, and nuts??? We’re making a board now as this is even being written!

But, did you know that there are boatloads of different board variations out there, including the breakfast charcuterie board? You heard us, you sweet lil’ sunrise savants, waking up to your most prized breakfast foods isn’t only the BEST idea, it’s also a cute, little way to serve your and/or your family’s morning meal indulgences.

Listen y’all, we know that at Miss American Made, soul-snatching styling tips are usually our vibe. Yet, there’s something we can’t ever deny: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. 

So in honor of all the breakfast buffs out there, we’re talking about how to make the perfect breakfast charcuterie board and how you can make your own. Let’s dig in, baby!

How to Make the Perfect Breakfast Charcuterie Board

Sooo…What’s a Breakfast Charcuterie Board?

Imagine: you wake up to a table filled with an assortment of delicious breakfast foods. Can you see it? A flawless spread with fresh fruit, cheese, sausage, and more staring back at you? A good breakfast charcuterie set up is a foolproof method to for turning your morning meals into something much more whimsical. 

These bad brekkie boys are versatile AF and can include a variety of foods. That’s right! We’re talkin’ classic breakfast items like sausage links and cinnamon rolls, as well as fresh fruits and mini pancakes. And let’s not forget, the way you arrange your items on the board can seriously affect its visual appeal. Mixing and matching colors and textures can create a stunning display that’ll have your guests drooling like hungry pups.

The best part? Creating a breakfast charcuterie board is a total breeze and can be personalized to accommodate diverse dietary needs and preferences. So, whether you’re gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan, or just plain picky, these boards are sure to please! Let’s take a walk through how you can make a boss-ass breakfast charcuterie board beyond belief!

Stunning Charcuterie Board

How to Make a Breakfast Charcuterie Board

Step 1: Pick YOUR perfect board.

First things first, you’ll need a board… duh!

Now, if you can’t find any specific charcuterie boards, cheese boards and/or cutting boards can step up in their place! This American-made black walnut board is giving a rustic, smoked salmon, creamed cheese, and bagel chips board vibe. And this round teak wooden board screams, “Put a ton of mini breakfast sandwiches on me right now!” Just make sure it’s big enough to fit all your good morning goodies! 

Step 2: Don’t forget to accessorize!

Accessories are key when it comes to creating a stunning breakfast board! Add small bowls or ramekins for jams. You could even incorporate giggle your day away with this funny charcuterie utensil set and these simple disposable charcuterie cups to stay organized and crumb-free!

Step 3: Mix the brekkie up, baby! 

You’ve got to mix. It. Up, baby!

Try including a variety of sweet and savory options, like bacon, eggs, and fresh fruit (or alternatives for those who can’t, or won’t eat any of these). But, don’t forget to throw in a couple of carbs like mini croissants or muffs. Plus, you ain’t gotta be scared baby girl… cream cheese and peanut butter are must-haves on any breakfast board. You could even try these Trade Street Co. sextet of flavored jams for more food diversity!

Step 4: It’s time to arrange your breakfast feast!

The time for arranging our breakfast charcuterie boards is upon us!

Start with the bigger items like bowls and bread! Then, add your proteins and cheeses (this includes vegan cheese ladies!). Once you’ve figured out the spacing, place the smaller items like fruits and crackers with as much strategy, or chaos, as you can. 

Bonus Tip: Fruits and nuts perfectly punctuate any charcuterie board! Add some color with fresh-cut pineapple or orange slices, and some crunch with almonds or walnuts 

Step 5: Decorate, SERVE, and enjoy!

Last but not least, drizzle some maple syrup or honey on top for that EXTRA sweetness. Garnish your immaculate creation with fresh herbs like rosemary and dill. They’re great for adding color to your board if you’re looking for that kind of thing.

Serve and enjoy with your favorite people, and don’t forget… your camera has to eat too! Make sure to get all the angles for the ‘gram!

Whimsical Charcuterie Board

6 Breakfast Charcuterie Board Ideas

Simple Breakfast Charcuterie Board

Sometimes the morning saves us a seat on the struggle bus. That doesn’t mean breakfast has to be a snooze-fest!

This simple breakfast charcuterie board is perf for spicing up your morning routine. Just throw your favorite cheese, fruits, and toast on something like this black mango wood cheese board, and voila! Also, try to let your ingredients come to room temperature before serving. Cold cheese is NOT the vibe.

Breakfast Fruit Board

Looking to break fast in a healthy and IG-worth way? This fruit-heavy board idea is your answer!

This honestly is pretty simple. It’s a charcuterie board with all of your favorite fruits! Add some fresh fruit like strawberries, cantaloupe, blueberries, and grapes to start. You can also bring some yogurt or granola in for a delicious and nutritious morning meal. Feel free to experiment with your own breakfast recipes, and make them your own. 

Healthy Breakfast Charcuterie Board

And, who says healthy has to be le boring? This healthy foods-based breakfast board is essential for those who want to start their day off right. Look to add foods like hard-boiled eggs, avocado, and whole-grain toast to this wood bamboo board. You’ll be full and energized without sacrificing flavor!

If you’re feeling fancy AF, turn it into a brunch board for the squad!

Keto Charcuterie Board

Low-carb doesn’t have to mean low-flavor. This personalized charcuterie board will help anyone who is kickin’ it keto-style indulge in their breakfast cravings. You’ll want items that are high in calcium like cheeses, and high in protein like nuts and cured meats. We even found this cute rectangle rattan serving stand to make munching much more cozy! Enjoy keeping those carbs low like you’re in a grassy mountain meadow! Honestly, we’d love that for you.

Vegan Charcuterie Board

Now, if you’re a plant-based baddie, this vegan charcuterie board is 100% your vibe!

Hummus, veggies, fruit, and protein and dairy alternatives are going to be major players for this board. And this brunch babe charcuterie board pieces together the whole spread! There are SOOOO many alternatives to dairy foods and meat. Any vegan vixen will tell you there are lots of foods with more protein than eggs. Silken tofu eggs and tempeh bacon are the REAL stars of this board. With a little creativity and some vegan goodies, you’ll have a breakfast board that’ll make carnivores hella jelly! 

Breakfast Pastry Board

This is for all of us “sweet-tooth simps” out there. How could we forget you all!?

This breakfast pastry board is a dream come true, and has serious brunch charcuterie board vibes! Place your croissants, muffins, danishes, and doughnuts on a board made for royalty like this chiseled-edge granite board. Go ahead, nibble on that croissant like the Khaleesi herself!

Slay the breakfast game with a delicious charcuterie board!

Soooo… what did we learn today?

If your answer is that charcuterie boards are the ultimate breakfast power move – we agree wholeheartedly! 

No matter the occasion or dietary preference, you can always count on a board to bring the wow factor. There are endless ingredient options and creative ways to arrange them, making customizing your board to match your style and taste that much more scrumptious. From sweet to savory – the sky’s the limit! And whether you’re serving a big group or having a low-key morning at home, a breakfast charcuterie board brings it! 

So, why would you ever even settle for a boring bowl of cereal? Dining on delectable early bird eats like the breakfast queen you are is WAY more your speed!


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