Have you ever wondered how to throw an effortless party that looks like made by a professional? The answer is Grazing Tables.
The hottest Pinterest trend is taking the online world by storm. And we thought it would be about time we get familiar with the whole crazy too!
At first glance, grazing tables look like a pile of food thrown together for everything to pick and choose what they like. Think of buffet tables, but more arty and fun to eat your way through.
Even though they look like they’re just randomly thrown together, they actually require a bit of planning and preparation.
You need to think about the shape and size of your ingredients, their color, the different food preferences of your guests, and much more. You also need to think about if you pick a specific theme and what shape of table or setting you will be using.
If you want to give it a go for your next party, we’ve collected over 25 of the most epic grazing table ideas from Pinterest to get you started.
For full tutorial on how to make your own grazing table from scratch, check this blog. There are also a lot of catering companies that will make these as per your wishes, so just save your favorite ones and send to them.
Happy browsing – and apologies if you get hungry, we did!
1. Wedding Grazing Table
2. Lobster Grazing Table
3. Outdoor Grazing Table
4. Mini Vegetarian Grazing Plate
5. S’Mores Grazing Table
6. Sushi Grazing Table
7. Dessert Grazing Table
8. Rainbow Grazing Table
9.Giant One for Baby Shower
10. Woodland Inspired Grazing Table
11. Individual Grazing Tables
12. Breakfast Grazing Table
13. Mixed Fruit Grazing Table
14. Wedding Feast
15. Tacos Grazing Table
16. Winery Grazing Table
17. Sophisticated Grazing Table
18. Tropical Grazing Table
19. Ring Grazing Platter
20. Hot Chocolate Grazing Plate
21. Classic Breakfast Grazing Plate
22. Vegetarian Grazing Table
23. Vegan Grazing Table
24. Raw Grazing Table
25. Dip Party
26. Wooden Platter Grazing Table
Grazing Tables FAQ
What Food Do You Put on a Grazing Table?
- Shaved meats and cheeses.
- Fresh fruits.
- Crackers, fresh slices of bread, and bread sticks.
- Dips and spreads.
- Olives, pickles, and other antipasti.
- Sweet treats (chocolate, mini pastries, cupcakes, and tarts)
How Do You Make a Good Grazing Table?
Pick a Theme: Before you start, pick a theme. It could be anything from a personal party to official holidays like Christmas or Easter, or even a corporate event. Depending on your event you can pick typically food and tastes for your occasion.
Serve it with a Style: Make an impressive grazing table with beautiful platters, boards, and bowls. It is easy to find colorful or natural-looking sets of plates, bowls, and boards that could be matched together for a stunning result.
Stay Fresh: Use seasonal herbs and flowers to make your grazing table a unique piece of art.
Pick Tasty Food: Not only tasty but and seasonal too. You will get a delicious result choosing some local products from the farmer market. Don’t forget to stick to the theme of your party and pick fruits and vegetables according to the season.