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4th of July Cheese and Fruit Platter

The most patriotic plate at your 4th of July block party is sure to be this Old Glory-inspired cheese plate! Beautiful enough to double as a centerpiece, but easy enough to arrange in minutes, it’s a true example of summer’s easygoing entertaining vibes!
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6 servings
Author: The Kitchen Prep

Ingredients

  • Blueberry Goat cheese log sliced
  • Blueberries
  • Strawberries {or favorite red berries}
  • Favorite white cheese cubed {I used Monterrey Jack}
  • Water crackers {or favorite crackers}

Instructions

  • Place slices of blueberry goat cheese {or your favorite blueberry spread, etc.} in a small square serving dish. Top with a few blueberries. Nestle the square dish in the upper left hand corner of a large, rectangular serving platter or cutting board.
  • Arrange strawberries in a horizontal row across the top of the serving platter.
  • For the second row, arrange cheese in the same manner under the strawberries.
  • Repeat again with strawberries or other red berries.
  • In the last row, arrange crackers horizontally to complete the "flag."
  • Serve with your favorite, complementary beverages!