When you think of charcuterie boards you usually envision cured meats, toast, fruit, cheese and sauces, but there is a new craze featuring hot chocolate. You’ll need plenty of hot chocolate, candy canes, whipped cream for starters and then go big by adding cookies, chocolate-covered pretzels, chocolate chips, peppermint bark or even Christmas-themed cakes.
And no, there aren’t any set rules, so you can be as creative as you like. There are numerous examples showing up on Instagram with accompanying photos and recipes. Here are some of the more creative accounts: