Elizabeth Merchut


Appetizer OCD

Latest Posts

How to Pronounce Crudité
Learn how to correctly pronounce "crudité" with our easy-to-follow guide.
April 20, 2023
Ideas for Spring Appetizers
With spring upon us, the sun is out and people are gathering. I love to serve delicious spring appetizers this time of year whether it’s just my family at home or a group of friends. I rounded up four of my tried and true favorites that I’m sharing in this blog.
April 20, 2023
The Best Charcuterie Board with Sides
Charcuterie boards are beautiful, but a charcuterie board with sides is practical! If you’re looking for some board options with sides, we’ve got you covered with options ranging from extra large to small.
December 15, 2022
The Best Options for an Oak Charcuterie Board
Oak is a beautiful wood choice! That’s why an oak charcuterie board is a gorgeous base for styling meats, cheese, or even desserts.
December 16, 2022
A Trader Joe’s Charcuterie Board
When hosting a party, a Trader Joe’s charcuterie board is my go-to choice for food! It’s easy, inexpensive, and can feed a crowd.
December 15, 2022
A Baby Shower Charcuterie Board from Trader Joe’s
What I spent on a baby shower charcuterie board from Trader Joe’s for a party of 17 guests. Spoiler: the food bill was less than $80.
March 11, 2022
Halloween Charcuterie Board
I’ve been collecting ideas for how to create a Halloween charcuterie board, so I thought I’d share my favorite ways to create a festive board.
October 14, 2021
What To Know About Asiago Cheese
Asiago cheese is a popular cheese used both on a cheese board as well as cooked in all kinds of dishes.
October 11, 2022
How to Eat Brie
Baked brie creates a creamy, molten cheese that is absolutely delicious to eat. Read on to learn how to eat the best brie!
October 14, 2021
Charcuterie board: an upgrade to a traditional relish tray
It's time to upgrade the traditional at-home appetizer from a relish tray to a charcuterie board.
October 14, 2021
How to pronounce charcuterie
How to pronounce charcuterie: we're here to break it down for you.
October 18, 2021
My Shopping List for a Mariano’s Charcuterie Board
Mariano’s has an incredible selection of cheeses, so I put together a list of my staple selections for building a Mariano’s charcuterie board.
January 13, 2022
Where to Buy a Modern Charcuterie Board
We've rounded up five options for buying a modern charcuterie board. Whether you're looking for a round, square, or rectangular shape, we have you covered!
February 3, 2022
History of Charcuterie
The history of charcuterie dates back to the first century AD. Since then, charcuterie boards have become a popular trend that includes more than just traditional cured meats.
October 14, 2021
Our Favorite Personalized Charcuterie Boards
We've rounded up 7 of our favorite personalized charcuterie boards that are perfect for both displaying in your kitchen and styling favorite meats and cheeses.
January 12, 2022
Buying and Styling a Large Charcuterie Board
Whether you're in the market to buy a large charcuterie board, want to create a large board effect, or are looking for styling tips, we've got you covered.
January 13, 2022