What's the best cheese for a cheese board?
The best cheese for a cheese board will be a variety of high-quality cheeses that offer a mix of textures and tastes. Choose 4 to 6 cheeses with a mix of hard cheese, semi-firm cheese, soft cheese, and crumbly cheese.
How much cheese should I serve on a cheese board?
Two ounces of cheese per person along with two ounces of charcuterie is a good rule of thumb when the cheese board will be an appetizer. If your platter is meant to be dinner, five ounces of each is a good standard.
What kind of platters make a good cheese board?
A cheese board can be a wooden cutting board, a stone server, a marble slab, or a slate or chalkboard on which you can write the names of the cheeses in chalk.