It’s sort of like a butter board but you use cream cheese. This tasty and healthy cream cheese bagel nibble board is the new sensation. Try it with your favorite bagel toppings and serve with the freshest bagels you can find.
Ingredients for Cream Cheese Bagel Board
1 bagel, sliced into thin rounds (my favorite bagels are from Western Bagels)
8 oz cream cheese, softened
3 pieces of cooked bacon, chopped
Everything bagel seasoning
Optional: smoked salmon bits, capers, dill
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Preparation Instructions for Cream Cheese Bagel Board
Heat oven to broil
Place sliced bagel rounds on a baking sheet
Toast under the broiler until golden brown, set aside
Spread the softened cream cheese in an even layer over the entire surface of the board of your choice, leaving a small border around the outside edge uncovered
Sprinkle on chopped pre-cooked bacon
Layer on chives
Add everything bagel seasoning
Arrange the bagel chips around the outside of the board
Dip, share, enjoy!
Notes for a delicious Cream Cheese Bagel Nibble Board
Add optional additional toppings such a smoked salmon, dill or capers
Toast in a toaster instead of the oven
What do you serve with a bagel board?
There are so many great options. I recommend lox, variety of bagels, tomatoes, cucumbers, chives, capers, jam, butter, fruit, honey, or onions.
Does cream cheese go on a charcuterie board?
Yes of course. Try cream cheese instead of butter.
I hope you can get some inspiration from this cream cheese bagel nibble board. Make it your own and customize how you desire. If there are lots of kids being served then add some kid approved toppings. Enjoy!