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Darlene’s Fruit and Cheese Plate

Darlene’s Fruit and Cheese Plate
Recommend pairing Darlene’s Fruit and Cheese Plate with sparkling wine: Louis Drescher Amor Cava

Prep Time:
45 Minutes

Ready In:
45 Minutes

Cook Time:
0 Minutes


"An elegant evening to nibble fresh fruit, exciting cheese, and very cold champagne with crunchy whole grain crackers or miniature toasts"


2 large apricots, sliced

1 cup honey dew, sliced

1 large apple, cored and sliced

1 cup cantaloupe, sliced

1 large banana, sliced

Cheddar, sliced

3/4 cup red seedless grapes

Edam, sliced

3/4 cup green seedless grapes

Munster, sliced

1 large nectarine, sliced

Monterey Jack, sliced

1 large peach, sliced

Gouda, sliced

1 large pear, cored and sliced

Crunchy whole grain crackers

1 large plum, cored and sliced

Miniature toasts



Place fruits in elegant bowl and sprinkle with sherry vinegar


Elegantly lay cheeses on their individual dish


Elegantly place crackers and/or miniature toasts on different platings


Open Champagne(s)


Bon appetit! 


Recipe created by: Chef Donna  
Photos:© StockFood / Anderson, Julian / FCRF – Royalty Free