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German Binge

The MBG German Board remains a traditional favorite on a hulking lath of wood—consisting of a tender beer-marinated bratwurst, grilled sauerkraut, toasted rye bread, warm German potato salad and house-made mustard. Perhaps grab a fork and knife for this particular one.  Mandeville Beer Garden, $15, 428 North Lemon Ave., Sarasota, 941-954-8688.

Charcuterie Style

This Italian-themed Antipasti platter presents itself on a timber serving board laden with prosciutto, salami, fresh mozzarella, parmigiano, roasted peppers, olives, artichoke hearts, sundried tomatoes and a sliced toasted baguette.  Burns Court Cafe, $17, 401 South Pineapple Ave., Sarasota, 941-312-6633.

Flatbread Rations 

Hoard it all for yourself or split with company—either way, the Fire-Roasted Cauliflower thin crust pizza delights the finger-foodie masses with truffle crema, melted asiago cheese and gremolata, dished up on a ligneous plank to catch every fallen crumb.  Louie’s Modern, $14, 1289 North Palm Ave., Sarasota, 941-552-9688.

Beer Flights

Unsatisfied with just one type of beer? Take advantage of trying several different varieties at one time—this local brewery specializes in culinary-inspired brews evolved from native flavors of Florida and the Americas. Choose up to four craft brews in any assortment to shoot back and find a favorite. Beer flights here are assembled on a board carved in a Nazca design of the Galapagos island finch logo. .  Darwin Brewing Company + Taproom, $14, 803 17th Ave. West, Bradenton, 941-747-1970. 

Artisanal Cheese

Test your sharing skills with the Ultimate Board—a lavish slat bearing three exotic cheeses, two charcuterie meats, flatbreads, seasonal house pickles and artisanal accompaniments. Recommended to be indulged fully with a glass of vino.  Artisan Cheese Company, $29, 1310 Main St., Sarasota through June 23rd, then moving to new location in the Rosemary District, 550 Central Ave.