A Noteworthy Festive Trend: Grazing Tables

As Thanksgiving is nearly upon us, it is the perfect time to feature one of this year's hottest trends... grazing tables! A common sight I first noticed coming from Australia, these artful arrangements are made of crudites and charcuterie, This type of table is full of vibrant color and seasonal flavor.  Below are a few samples of how the arrangements might look. They are an awesome addition to any corporate event, wedding reception or holiday party... and certainly a way to wow your guests!

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This grazing table was put together by Your Platter Matters, an Australian-based catering company for a beautiful summer wedding. Can you imagine guests leaving a ceremony to find this spectacular work filled with tasty tidbits available for them to peruse?!


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This grazing table was the dreamy creation of KaraKara for a foodie styled shoot, shot by Bird on the Wall Photography and Home Thugs n Harmony as a part of a decadent soiree for a bride. The rustic vibe was formed on a pallet table, where an abundant charcuterie feast is spread between crystal glasses, antique silverware and black crockery – think juicy figs and grapes, creamy international cheeses, sweet cinnamon poached pears and fresh honeycomb.


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This amazing grazing table was from an Australian wedding. It was pieced together with care by Jo from Garnish Creative Catering. This legendary feasting table was complete with a 12 hour smoked ham, fine cheeses and arancini balls.


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I couldn't help but include this darling breakfast version of the grazing table. Not only is breakfast one of my favorite meals of the day, but then to be offered on a generous spread on the table is just too much! This spread was designed by Honestly Yum for Mother's Day. I wouldn't mind celebrating a bridal shower, baby shower or Mother's Day in this style!