This fruit, cheese and cracker box inspired by Starbucks' bistro boxes is a fun and healthy alternative to your standard sandwich. It's the perfect personal-size cheese plate to pack for a work lunch or a picnic in the park. Source:, May 2018

Joy Howard


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Arrange crispbreads (or crackers), Cheddar, goat cheese, almonds, apple, jam and carrot sticks in a 4-cup divided sealable container. (If needed, the almonds and jam can be kept separate by placing them in silicone baking cups before arranging.) Keep refrigerated until ready to eat.



To make ahead: Refrigerate for up to 1 day.

Nutrition Facts

557 calories; total fat 34.8g 54% DV; saturated fat 10.8g; cholesterol 41mg 14% DV; sodium 528mg 21% DV; potassium 487mg 14% DV; carbohydrates 45.2g 15% DV; fiber 7.2g 29% DV; sugar 25g; protein 21g 42% DV; exchange other carbs 3; vitamin a iu 6708IU; vitamin c 6mg; folate 23mcg; calcium 358mg; iron 3mg; magnesium 122mg; thiaminmg; added sugar 12g.