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Why a Charcuterie Board Is Your Valentine's Day MVP

Coming up with the perfect Valentine’s Day celebration is a lot of pressure - you want it to be a memorable day for you and your significant other. You’ve done the fancy dinners, the movie nights, and the long walks on the beach (or maybe not the last one). This year, why not shake things up a bit and opt for a cozy night in with a charcuterie board? Here’s why this delightful spread of meats, cheeses, and more is the perfect choice for a laid-back yet classy Valentine’s Day date night. Effortless Elegance Let’s face it—trying to whip up a gourmet meal on Valentine’s Day (or any day for that matter) can be a daunting task, especially if you’re not...

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5 Reasons a Charcuterie Subscription is the Ultimate Gift

If you're on the hunt for a gift that's as tasty as it is unique, look no further than a charcuterie subscription. Seriously, it's like giving the gift of a gourmet adventure that keeps on giving. We've outlined five reasons why a Platterful subscription is the ultimate gift for any foodie or host in your life.

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Top 5 Event Ideas to Use Your Platterful Kit

Time and again, momentous occasions call for extra special food selections like a charcuterie board. If you're looking for something easy to set-up, suitable for beginners, but doesn’t come last in terms of taste and premium charcuterie food elements, look no further, Platterful makes sure you’re adding an unforgettable centerpiece to the table for any occasion.  With Platterful’s charcuterie kit, you can create a board filled with delicious meats and cheeses in less than 30 minutes. To be honest, you don’t need an event to enjoy charcuterie but in case you want to pick our brains on our favorite type of gatherings for a charcuterie board, here are five of them.  Romantic Charcuterie for Two Your partner just got a promotion? Sweet!...

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7 Things Every Charcuterie Board Needs

See that bunch of cold cuts, fruits, and crackers stylishly thrown together in a plank? It turns out they're not just random happy accidents.  The Charcuterie Board is an art involving essential elements (add to that for the best casual dining experience. Today, we're dishing seven elements that completes a charcuterie board but before that, let's clear some essential questions first.  What is a charcuterie board, and how do you pronounce charcuterie board? Charcuterie (shar-koo-dr-ee) Charcuterie is the French word for curing meat, such as bacon, sausages, terrines, hams, galantines, pates, ballotines, confit, and so on. For a millennial trend, you wouldn't guess it to be an old, serious art of Roman and French influence dating back as far as...

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