Have you tried a Charcuterie Board from one of the many places in Marietta Square? There are some true culinary artists in this community making boards that are not only visually stunning, but will really tempt your taste buds as well.
Gem City Grazing creates delicious grazing boards and boxes using the highest quality ingredients and the end result is a treat for all the senses.
A grazing box includes two meats, two types of cheese, fresh veggies, hummus, fruit, nuts and dips. It’s quite abundant to say the least.
Grazing boards are custom made based on the number of people and the price is quoted accordingly. Recently having partnered with Miss Mamie’s Cupcakes to create some unique grazing boxes such as the Lox Box that is perfect for a brunch picnic; it includes fresh baked mini bagels, smoked salmon with capers, homemade cream cheese, red onion and assorted fruit/veggies and jams. The quality standards are high at Gem City Grazing, so order a box to take home and enjoy soon. http://gemcitygrazing.com
The Butcher The Baker has been preparing charcuterie boards long before they were hip, always using locally sourced artisanal meats and cheeses.
This Marietta Square spot also uses homemade pickles & mustard, scratch made pate’, seasonal fruits/veggies and in-house made breads/jams to round out the perfect board to share.
They have several board options to choose from, whether you want to try just the cheeses, or just the meats…or combine the two to make a flavorful meal or snack. Support local and check out The Butcher The Baker, you won’t be disappointed. www.thebutcherthebakermarietta.com
Two Birds Taphouse is a popular gastropub that offers some delectable boards.
Try something different with their vegetable board that has a selection of seasonal grilled vegetables, herb goat cheese cream and chili honey…it looks like a garden on a board.
They also offer a more traditional option that has Benton’s 18-month aged country ham, summer sausage, house pimento cheese, local artisan cheeses, pickled okra, pickled green beans, strawberry jam & crostini. Order a superbly prepared craft cocktail or one of the many local beers with your board to make for a perfect happy hour snack. https://www.twobirdstaphouse.com/
Silla Del Toro is a Spanish inspired intimate tapas bar where you can build your own board.
Some of the mouthwatering artisan meats they serve are – Chorizo picante, smoked pork seasoned with hot paprika – Jamon Iberico cured ham, aged for 24 months.
The vast cheese selections include – Queso De La Serena, cheese made from sheep’s Milk, aged for 60 days…Manchego, another sheep’s milk cheese from Spain, aged for 15 months. To peruse more tasty selections, check out their website and be sure and get a reservation for this hot spot in Marietta Square. http://www.silladeltoro.com/
Article by Brian Benefield