Tasty Candy Cane

This tastefully arranged candy cane of Hickory Farms Reserve Dry Salami, artisanal cheeses and crackers is sure to be a hit at your next holiday party.

Hickory Farms Ingredients:

Dry Salami
3 Year Aged Cheddar
Triple Crème Cheese
Smoked Garlic Cheddar
Golden Toasted Crackers
Olive Oil & Rosemary Crackers

Preparation:

Step 1:
Carefully cut thin slices of Dry Salami, 3 Year Aged Cheddar, Triple Crème Cheese, and Smoked and Garlic Cheddar.

 

Step 2:
Like dominoes, arrange in alternating order your various cheeses and sausage in the shape of a candy cane on a large cutting board.
Step 3:
Place your crackers in a bowl beside your candy cane.
 

 
 
 
 

Playful Snowman

Frosty has never looked this delicious. This year, make a jolly snowman out of delicious candies and nuts.

Hickory Farms Ingredients:

Peppermint Snow Mints
Holiday Spiced Almonds
Snowflake Pretzels
Chocolate Covered Nuts
Mini Melt Away Mints
Holiday Petits Fours
Buttery Shortbread Biscuits

Preparation:

Step 1:
Alternate snow mints to create the snowballs for the outline of your snowman. Then use spiced almonds and snowflake pretzels to create the arms and hands.

 

Step 2:
Fill the inside of your snowman with shortbreads topped with Mini Melt Away Mints for buttons. Surround the bottom shortbreads with delicious Snowflake Pretzels and Chocolate Covered Nuts along the outside.
Step 3:
Use 3 Petits Fours to create the hat and surround them with Mini Melt Away Mints.
 

 
 
 
 

Classic Tree

Nothing says Christmas quite like a tree. This year put a twist on a classic using Hickory Farms sausage and cheese to make an appetizer masterpiece.

Hickory Farms Ingredients:

Our Signature Beef Summer Sausage
Farmhouse Cheddar
Smoked Cheddar
Jalapeno Cheddar
Three Cheese & Onion
Creamy Swiss
Olive Oil & Rosemary Crackers
Cranberry Mustard
Mini Melt Away Mints
Peppermint Snowmints
Peanut Brittle Popcorn
Mixed Nuts

Preparation:

Step 1:
Carefully cut all your sausage and cheese into thin slices and place your Mini Melt Away Mints, nuts, crackers, and dips into small bowls.

 

Step 2:
Arrange your sausage and cheese into a tree shape that tapers near the top. It’s always easiest to build the outside and then fill the center however you see fit.
Step 3:
Don’t forget the bottom of the tree trunk!
 

 
 
 

Seasonal Snowflake

Nothing says the holiday season quite like a snowflake. Check out our Hickory Farms twist on a classic with our edible and delicious spread.

Hickory Farms Ingredients:

Our Signature Beef Summer Sausage
Farmhouse Cheddar
Smoked Cheddar
Smoked Gouda Blend
Three Cheese & Onion
Original Beef Sausage Snacks
Olive Oil & Rosemary Crackers
Peppermint Snowmints

Preparation:

Step 1:
Slice your Smoked Gouda Blend wheel into triangles and arrange them as is in the center of your snowflake. Slice the sausage and various cheddar cheeses into thin slices and place them in an ‘X’ shape around your Gouda wheel.

 

Step 2:
Moving from the middle out, place various crackers with cheese, sausage snack sticks and snow mints in the shape of a ‘+’ from the middle outwards.
Step 3:
Feel free to add any extras or flourishes to really make your snowflake shine.
 

 
 
 
 

Festive Wreath

Impress your guests with an assembly of Hickory Farms sausages, cheese and mustards all displayed as a festive wreath. Full of warm, rich colors and an array of savory flavors, it will be the centerpiece for any holiday occasion.

Hickory Farms Ingredients:

Our Signature Beef Summer Sausage
Farmhouse Cheddar
Harvest Vegetable White Cheddar
Smoked Gouda Blend
Three Cheese & Onion
Mission Jack Blend
Golden Toasted Crackers
Peppermint Snowmints
Chocolate Nuts
Almond Crunch Trail Mix
Crown Comice® Pears
Fuji Apples
Mandarin Oranges

Preparation:

Step 1:
Slice and cube the summer sausage and various cheeses, place the mixed nuts and crackers into bowls, and slice your fruit.

 

Step 2:
Carefully arrange all of your Hickory Farms products into a circle, using a variety of different colors in different places.
Step 3:
Add a festive touch by placing pine boughs along the outside of the circle and a decorative ribbon bow along the bottom.
 

 
 
 
 

Fabulous Stocking

Show off your fabulous new Hickory Farms products this holiday season by arranging them into this festive stocking. Your family and friends will definitely be impressed, and satisfied.

Hickory Farms Ingredients:

Our Signature Beef Summer Sausage
Farmhouse Cheddar
Original Cheese Ball
Mozzarella & Garlic Spread
Smoked Cheddar
Golden Toasted Crackers
Olive Oil & Rosemary Crackers

Preparation:

Step 1:
Take some shiny beads or a leftover rope garland and shape it into the outline of a stocking. Make it however large or small you want.

 

Step 2:
Cut your sausage and cheese into thin slices of varying shape and place them nicely into the outlined stocking. Remember to fill it in with all of your other Hickory Farms products such as an Original Cheese Ball, Golden Toasted Crackers, and a Mozzarella & Garlic Cheese Spread. The garlic spread will need to be placed into a round dish.
Step 3:
Chop up some fresh vegetables (carrots, red and green peppers, etc.) and use them to fill in the extra space.