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Christmas Tree Cheese Board

This cheese board is super simple and festive with all the ingredients assembled to look like a Christmas tree. What is not to love?
Prep Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 - as many as you like
Calories: 336kcal


  • evergreen or cyrpress sprigs
  • 1 stalk celery
  • 4 ounces cheddar cheese cut into 3/4-inch cubes
  • 4 ounces halloumi cheese cut into 3/4-inch cubes
  • 1/2 pound Dill Havarti cheese cut into 3/4-inch cubes
  • seedless green, red, and black grapes
  • 1 kiwi sliced
  • fresh herbs such as thyme, rosemary, and sage
  • 1 star fruit slices or persimmon or cheese slices, shaped with a star cookie cutter
  • fresh cranberries


  • Place greenery/sprigs in the shape of a tree on a wooden tray, platter, or cutting board to resemble a Christmas tree shape.
  • Place celery at the bottom for the tree trunk.
  • Arrange cheese cubes, grapes, and kiwi in rows on greenery.
  • Add fresh herbs between.
  • Tuck additional Evergreen sprigs under the ingredients in the shape of a tree, if needed.
  • Add star shapes on top of ingredients and top off the tree.
  • Sprinkle with fresh cranberries, if using.



No star fruit? No problem. Use your creativity and use a star-shaped cookie cutter to cut slices of persimmon or cheese.


Calories: 336kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 19g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 29mg | Sodium: 758mg | Potassium: 332mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 306IU | Vitamin C: 88mg | Calcium: 701mg | Iron: 1mg