Skip to Content

Mermaid Charcuterie Board Recipe

Sharing is caring!

Anyone who loves snacks and fun will love this Mermaid Charcuterie Board Recipe! It’s the perfect idea for a fun treat and great for birthday celebrations, too! Easy dessert recipes like this are the best!

This snack board is perfect for a Disney movie night, an Under the Sea birthday party theme, or even a baby shower idea!

The best part about making a simple snack board is that it’s all about arranging the goods! You can make it just like the recipe states below – or change it up!

If you’re looking for easy snack recipes, add this one to your list.

Mermaid Charcuterie Board Recipe

My boys love when I get creative with a simple charcuterie board because they’ll be snacking sooner rather than later. No cooking is needed for this treat – yahoo!

You can make this for an epic movie night at home or surprise the kids when they come home from school.

Better yet – have them jump in and help participate in the creative process!

Do you eat charcuterie with your hands?

While there are no hard and fast rules for consuming charcuterie, traditionally, it is served on a board or platter with accompanying bread, crackers, cheeses, and other treats.

However, the question remains as to whether it is appropriate to eat charcuterie with one’s hands.

From an academic perspective, the answer is not clear-cut. While some may argue that using utensils shows respect for the food and those dining with you, others believe that using one’s hands allows for a better experience of the flavors and textures.

Ultimately, whether one eats charcuterie with utensils or hands is a matter of personal preference and cultural norms. Still, one thing is certain: the delicious taste of expertly crafted charcuterie cannot be denied.

Specialty Ingredients:

The following ingredients are affiliate links on Amazon because they may be a bit hard to find in your normal store.  I wanted you to be able to see exactly which things we are using.

Reminder, not all ingredients in the Under the Sea Snack Board Recipe are linked above, just the ones that may be a bit difficult to find or that you might be unsure of what to look for

Shop My Kitchen:

The following items can be found in my kitchen here at Miller Manor. Simply click the image that interests you – yes, they do contain affiliate links.

Must Have Resources:

When making Little Mermaid Charcuterie Party Board at home, you really need to have the following Amazon affiliate tools on hand.

Stainless Steel Cheese Slicer with Accurate Size Scale, Wire Cheese Slicer for Cheese Butter, Equipped with 4 Replaceable Cheese Slicer WiresPicnic at Ascot Bamboo Cheese Board/Charcuterie Platter - Includes 3 Ceramic Bowls with Bamboo Spoons - 13Godinger Wood Serving Tray, Charcuterie Platter Cheese Board Rainbow Sandstone - RoundSweese 123.001 Porcelain Mini Bowls - 4 Ounce for Dipping Sauces, Small Side Dishes - Set of 6, WhiteWhite Porcelain Olive Plate - Swerve Design, Beautiful Presentation - 9 Inches - 6 oz - 1ct Box - Restaurantware, Black, SmallBOSKA Copenhagen Mini Knife Set Cheese Knives, Stainless


Make it a Meal:

I love that meal planning is an easy way to handle dinner woes. It’s been my go-to for years and never lets me down.

Main Dish: Low Calorie Fish Recipes

Vegetable Side: Asparagus and Cheese Soup Recipe

Starch Side: Oven Roasted Red Potatoes Recipe

Refreshing Drink: Pretty in Pink Mocktails for Kids

Best Charcuterie Board Recipes:

Once you make this Mermaid Snack Board Recipe, make more! They’re so much fun to make and easy to make as well. The best part about making snack boards like this is that they’re fast and delicious.

Here are some of my favorites that I think you’ll love!

This Bunny Charcuterie Board Recipe is one that we always make during Easter.

The flavors of this Valentine Dessert Charcuterie Board were meant to be savored.

Need even more charcuterie board ideas? Check these out!

You’ll love putting together this Pretzel Charcuterie Board Recipe for snacking fun!

This Smores Charcuterie Board Recipe Idea will hit the spot.

The ease of this Simple Toddler Charcuterie Board is the best!

My whole family loves this Easter Candy Charcuterie Board!

Is a charcuterie board a snack or meal?

The debate over whether a charcuterie board is a snack or a meal has sparked discussions among culinary experts and food enthusiasts.

While some argue that the small portions of cheese, cured meat, fruits, and nuts are meant to be shared as a light snack, others view this as a full meal that can be customized to include various flavors and textures.

The versatility of the charcuterie board allows it to be a perfect appetizer for a dinner party or a main course for a lazy night in.

Ultimately, whether you see it as a snack or a meal, there is no denying that the charcuterie board is a popular and aesthetically pleasing addition to any dining experience.

More Cupcake Recipes:

Mermaid Charcuterie Board Recipe

Mermaid Charcuterie Board Recipe

Yield: 6 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

This Mermaid Charcuterie Board Recipe is one of the best ways to get a sweet flavor! Perfect for The Little Mermaid fans!


  • Mermaid popcorn
  • Under the Sea Jello Cups
  • Mini frosted Cupcakes
  • Mermaid Sprinkles


  1. Add the sprinkles to a small dish and put it into the center of the board.
  2. On each side of the center of the board, add 6 cupcakes. Leave a bit of space between the sprinkles and the cupcakes.
  3. Add four Jello cups on the top of the board and four on the bottom, in a line. This will fill the space in between the cupcakes on the left and right, but leave space between the Jello cups and sprinkles located in the middle.
  4. Fill the center space with mermaid popcorn.
  5. Enjoy!
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 27Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 1mgSodium: 25mgCarbohydrates: 3gFiber: 0gSugar: 2gProtein: 0g

This data was provided and calculated by Nutritionix on 4/26/2023

Did you make this recipe?

Please leave a comment on the blog or share a photo on Pinterest

Will you add anything else to this Mermaid Snack Board recipe?

Sharing is caring!

Skip to Recipe