Cheeseboard with stilton, oatcakes and chutney

Cheeseboard recipes

Create your best cheeseboard for any gathering or party with these recipes. We've got lots of ideas for cheeses, biscuits, pâté and homemade chutneys.

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Lacing oatcakes with fragrant caraway seeds adds another dimension to a cheeseboard. Serve with stilton and damson jam as a final canapé at a party

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Create a canapé out of a classic cheeseboard, then thread on to skewers with quince paste and grapes

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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A perfect match for cheese and cold meats, and delicious in turkey sandwiches

2 hrs and 30 mins
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These quick biscuits make a great addition to a cheeseboard or gourmet homemade gift hamper

30 mins
Easy
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Oven-cook your favourite soft cheese until gooey for this last-minute crowd-pleaser. An easy recipe for a dinner party or when entertaining at Christmas

25 mins
Easy
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Try Jane's British version of Spanish quince paste membrillo, made with plums instead of quinces. Serve with manchego or alongside your cheeseboard

1 hr and 40 mins
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Vegan
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake a batch of these moreish manchego and chorizo biscuits to serve as part of a cheeseboard. They make a lovely edible gift at Christmas, too

45 mins
Easy
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Get set for Christmas with this sticky make-ahead chutney. Serve as part of a cheeseboard alongside blue cheeses, or package to give as a gift 

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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James Martin's after-dinner cheeseboard is all the more special with homemade walnut bread

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
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Serve these savoury biscotti on a cheeseboard and dunk them in a baked camembert, or our potted cheddar. They make a…

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
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Make this potted cheddar as a Christmas gift, or serve with drinks, crackers and crusty bread after dinner. Ideal for using up cheeseboard leftovers

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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This spicy condiment is perfect with cheeseboards, cold cuts, barbecued meats, on burgers, in sandwiches or as a dipping sauce

1 hr and 35 mins
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Vegetarian
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Studded with walnuts and stem ginger, this pickle is delicious on a cheeseboard or with cold meats, plus it makes a great gift

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Serve these moreish candied rosemary walnuts with soft cheese, or on baked camembert. They make an excellent gift at Christmas for any cheese lover

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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Serve this easy vegetarian pâté as a starter at a dinner party. It's a great partner to toast, mini crispbreads and cornichons

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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A refreshing alternative to a full cheeseboard, this zesty thyme and chilli treat can be made ahead and given as a gift - just wrap up and add a box of good-quality crackers and chutney

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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This tangy jelly makes a fantastic accompaniment to your Christmas roast turkey, pork pie, ham or cheeseboard - or a gorgeous gift

2 hrs and 15 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
14 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this sticky, sweet fig chutney alongside pâté and our homemade rosemary crackers or your favourite cheese. Make the most of figs when they're in season

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
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Pair these sweet, fragrant apricots with a soft cheese, like goat's cheese, on your Christmas cheeseboard 

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

If you love dunking into a gooey baked brie or camembert, this cheeseboard-inspired dip is for you

38 mins
Easy
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Make our fruity, spiced Christmas chutney, which has all the flavours of cranberries and mulled wine. Enjoy with a cheeseboard, or make as a thoughtful gift

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
15 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

These savoury biscuits are deliciously cheesy, and are so easy to make. They make a lovely gift. Leave out the rosemary, if you prefer

39 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This densely packed spiced fruit cheese is the perfect accompaniment to roast meats such as pork and duck, or a cheeseboard

1 hr and 15 mins
A challenge
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
83 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Chutneys are fantastic presents because they really improve with age and go brilliantly with Christmas cheeses and cold meats

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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