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Chocolate-Meets-Charcuterie Board

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BarkTHINS Snacking Chocolate blends irresistible dark chocolate with simple, real ingredients such as coconut, pumpkin seed, and blueberries to create an indulgent treat you can feel good about. Available in a variety of tantalizing flavors, barkTHINS dark chocolate treats are non-GMO Project verified, Fair Trade ingredient certified, and an irresistibly sweet twist for Valentine's Day.

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Servings

Ingredients

  • 1 bag chocolate bark, such as barkTHINS Pumpkin Seed with Sea Salt or flavor of choice
  • 1 block smoked black pepper white Cheddar
  • 1 block creamy havarti
  • 1 wedge Brie
  • 1 apple, sliced
  • 1 Cup strawberries

Directions

Empty half of the barkTHINS bag onto boar​d; place in a row or cluster for a more rustic appearance​.

Place cheeses on board, slicing a few pieces of each. Garnish with strawberries and apples.

Replenish as necessary!​ 

Chocolate Shopping Tip

There are so many varieties of chocolate on the shelves today it can be overwhelming to pick one – as a general rule of thumb, the fewer the ingredients, the better the chocolate.

Chocolate Cooking Tip

When melting chocolate, use a double boiler and stir occasionally to avoid scorching chocolate at the bottom of the bowl.

Chocolate Wine Pairing

Sweet chenin blanc, muscat, or amontillado sherry with nut-based desserts; sauternes or sweet German wines with pound cake, cheesecake, and other mildly sweet desserts; sweet chenin blanc or muscat or Alsatian vendange tardive (late harvest) wines with sweeter desserts; sweet chenin blanc or muscat or Alsatian vendange tardive (late harvest) wines, port, madeira, late-harvest zinfandel, or cabernet sauvignon or cabernet franc with chocolate desserts.