How to Build an Easy Mezze Platter 

This easy mezze platter comes together quickly with favorite mediterranean dishes, dips and spreads for a delicious grazing board of savory goodies.

mezze plate with a salami rose

Why You’ll Love This Mezze Platter

Think of the mezze platter as an epic Mediterranean charcuterie board, filled with dips, spreads like hummus and tabouli in addition to roasted chick peas, stuffed grape leaves and crispy pita bread.

If you love Mediterranean cuisine, this mezze platter is bursting with an array of flavors from Greece to Lebanon—a delectable snapshot of the regions rich flavors, all in one platter.

While it might not be the most authentic Lebanese mezze platter, a few prepared items from Trader Joe’s make this grazing platter a delicious winner.

Shopping List of Items to Make a Mezze Platter at Home

  • Pita bread
  • Olives
  • Feta cheese
  • Tabbouleh
  • Hummus
  • Cornichons
  • Stuffed grape leaves
  • Cucumbers
  • Bell Peppers
  • Salami
  • Roasted Chickpeas

Additional Mezze Items You May want to Add to Your Mediterranean Board

  • Marinated artichoke— I love marinated artichoke or even baked one to add to this dish.
  • Something sweet—Think of something that is easy to grab, like Greek baklava for guests with a sweet tooth
  • Radishes—I love the addition of fresh vegetables to this spread for a crunchy and refreshing palate cleanser.
  • Lentils—You can even serve my delicious lentil soup as a coordinating appetizer for this platter. Hearty and delicious and also on theme.
  • Salad— another option is to add a lentil salad, I have a favorite on the blog made with pomegranates.

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