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40 DIY Charcuterie Innovations

From Antipesto Snack Packs to Artisan Alcohol-Infused Cheeses

— June 20, 2020 — Lifestyle
These DIY charcuterie innovations range from antipesto snack packs to artisan, alcohol-infused cheeses.

With social distancing in full effect as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, consumers are re-embracing at-home simplicities and are recreating their favorite restaurant menu items in the comfort of their own home. DIY charcuterie creations are just one of the fun ways to recreate restaurant experiences and are driving food and design brands to offer a selection of niche and artisan products. Additionally, the art of cheese plates and chacuterie boards is being perfected across Instagram and TikTok platforms with a number of specialized accounts showing consumers step-by-step tutorials for the perfect spread.

Home decor product standouts include the wood-crafted Nambé Harmony Cheese Board along with Anna Rablabs' rose quartz serving platter from retailer GEARYS. When it comes to food and pantry staples, Aldi's alcohol-infused cheeses stand out -- with flavors Whisky Business, Boozeberry Vodka Cheddar and Gaelic Glory offered -- along with the award-winning Cheese Pairings Collection by Blake Hill that features artisan jams and spreads. For those seeking a vegan charcuterie alternative, options like Muscle Food's plant-based 'Crispy Facon' kit and Nuttin Ordinary's clean cashew cheese make diet-specific creations easier than ever.
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Spiced Pumpkin Cheeses
Spiced Pumpkin Cheeses
Beemster's Pumpkin Spice Cheese is Full of Aromatic Fall Flavors
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39
Cheesy Artichoke Dips
Cheesy Artichoke Dips
La Terra Fina's Spinach, Artichoke, and Parmesan Dip and Spread is Versatile
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38
Compact Prepackaged Breads
Compact Prepackaged Breads
The Baker Street Sliced Seeded Loaf Now Comes in a Smaller Version
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37
QSR Baked Cheese Snacks
QSR Baked Cheese Snacks
Taco Bell's Craveable Cheddar Crisps are Made with 100% Real Cheese
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36
Crunchy Wheat-Free Crackers
Crunchy Wheat-Free Crackers
Mary’s Organic Crackers REAL Thin Crackers are Certified Gluten-Free
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35
Savory Artisanal Spreads
Savory Artisanal Spreads
Spread-mmms Tapenade is The Perfect Spread For Summer Picnics
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34
Plant-Based Brie Alternatives
Plant-Based Brie Alternatives
The Neo Classic Brie Alternative is Made with Cultured Cashew
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33
Seasoned Eggplant Dips
Seasoned Eggplant Dips
A Little Bit's Fresh Oregano & Aubergine Dip is Ideal for Meals and Canapes
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32
All-Natural Deli Meats
All-Natural Deli Meats
The Grab & Go! Sandwich Salami from Fiorucci Foods is Convenient
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Chef-Curated Dairy Recipes
Chef-Curated Dairy Recipes
Dairy Farmers of Ontario's 2020 Milk Calendar Boasts Canadian Eats
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30
Clean-Ingredient Cheese Alternatives
Clean-Ingredient Cheese Alternatives
Nuttin Ordinary Makes Plant-Based Cultured Cashew Cheese
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29
Herb-Infused Organic Olives
Herb-Infused Organic Olives
Trader Joe’s New Organic Italian Nocellara Olives are a Savory Snack
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28
Savory Crouton Snacks
Savory Crouton Snacks
Sibirsky Bereg's Rye-Wheat Kirieshki Snacks are Ideal for On-the-Go Snacking
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Clean High-Fiber Crackers
Clean High-Fiber Crackers
The Besst Crackers.by Bessties are Made with Bran and Rye
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26
Apple Cinnamon-Flavored Cheeses
Apple Cinnamon-Flavored Cheeses
The New Apple Cinnamon Boursin Cheese Launched in Time for Fall
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25
Chickpea-Based Crackers
Chickpea-Based Crackers
34 Degrees' Gluten-Free Crisps are Made with Six Simple Ingredients
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24
Chocolate-Covered Bacon Snacks
Chocolate-Covered Bacon Snacks
OINKS Features Savory Bacon Goods Covered in Sweet Chocolate
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23
Meaty Snack Spreads
Meaty Snack Spreads
Eatlean Spreaders Pair Well with Bread, Crackers and Rice Cakes
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22
Sprouted Savory Crisps
Sprouted Savory Crisps
Angelic Bakehouse's Whole Grain Snacks Support Guilt-Free Snacking
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21
Cheese-Paired Handcrafted Spreads
Cheese-Paired Handcrafted Spreads
The Cheese Pairings Collection by Blake Hill Boasts Artisan Jams
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DIY Vegan Bacon Kits
DIY Vegan Bacon Kits
Muscle Food's 'Crispy Facon' Kit Makes a Plant-Based Bacon Alternative
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Pocket-Friendly Meat Snacks
Pocket-Friendly Meat Snacks
The Country Archer Pineapple Mini Pork Sticks Come in Packs of Eight
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18
Curated Charcuterie Boards
Curated Charcuterie Boards
Murray's Cheese Shares Charcuterie Boards with Consumers Via Blue Apron
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Pre-Selected Cheese Flights
Pre-Selected Cheese Flights
Costco's Kirkland Signature Cheese Flight Makes Hosting a Breeze
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16
Handcrafted Pine Cone Jams
Handcrafted Pine Cone Jams
Etsy Boasts This Jam Made in Siberia, Instilling a Cultural Influence
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15
Alcohol-Flavored Cheeses
Alcohol-Flavored Cheeses
Aldi Created a Selection of Cheese That Tastes Like Vodka & Whiskey
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Complimentary Flavored Butter Ranges
Complimentary Flavored Butter Ranges
Sublime Pushes the Boundaries of Taste in Its Category
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13
Plant-Based Bacon Alternatives
Plant-Based Bacon Alternatives
The Vivera Vegan Bacon Pieces are High in Protein
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12
Buttery Croissant Chips
Buttery Croissant Chips
Michel et Augustine's Crossant Chips are Baked with Real Butter
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11
Millennial-Targeted Snacking Breads
Millennial-Targeted Snacking Breads
The Bridor B’Break Range Has Been Expanded with New Options
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10
Crispy Meat Chips
Crispy Meat Chips
UNION's 'Charcuterie Crisps' Add Flavor and Texture to a Modern Food Spread
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9
Charcuterie Snack Packs
Charcuterie Snack Packs
Applegate Naturals' Charcuterie Plate is Made for On-the-Go Enjoyment
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8
Ampersand-Shaped Serving Boards
Ampersand-Shaped Serving Boards
The 'Cracker & Cheese Serving Board' Helps You to Organize Snacks
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7
Wine-Included Cracker Boxes
Wine-Included Cracker Boxes
Cheez-It & House Wine's Collab Brings Cheese, Wine & Crackers Closer
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6
Oversized Timber Serving Platters
Oversized Timber Serving Platters
The Boska Serving Board Friends XL Offers Ample Area for Snacks
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5
Impeccably Luxe Rose Quartz Platters
Impeccably Luxe Rose Quartz Platters
GEARYS Boasts a Stunning Serving Platter by Anna Rablabs
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4
On-The-Go Antipasto Snacks
On-The-Go Antipasto Snacks
Olli Salumeria's Antipasto Trays are a Convenient Take on Gourmet
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3
Elegant Cheese Board Designs
Elegant Cheese Board Designs
The Nambé Harmony Cheese Board Will Elevates Table Presentation
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2
Utensil-Incorporating Serving Boards
Utensil-Incorporating Serving Boards
The VonShef Square Bamboo Cheese Board Includes 4 Utensils
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1
Portable Cheese Melters
Portable Cheese Melters
The Tableside Raclette Melter Gives You an Authentically Delicious Meal
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