Delish Black Mission Figs! Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Delish Black Mission Figs! Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Delish Black Mission Figs!

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"When I lived in California, I couldn't wait until the farmer's markets had figs...big, juicy, amazing to eat! They are hard to find in Colorado, and are less flavorful than the ones in CA. So I came up with this little appetizer to showcase some of my favorite ingredients."

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Set oven rack about 6 inches from the heat source and preheat the oven's broiler.
  2. Arrange fig halves, cut sides up, on a baking sheet. Top each fig half with goat cheese; lay prosciutto strips atop goat cheese layer.
  3. Broil figs in the preheated oven until prosciutto is crisp and goat cheese is melted, 3 to 5 minutes.
  4. Transfer the warm figs to a serving platter and drizzle with honey.
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Aug 18, 2012

The addition of prosciutto sounds wonderful! Being that my paternal grampa was from Greece I highly recommend trying this recipe with Feta instead of goat cheese ;-) They taste awesome grilled too! One more tip for those who might like to try an additional flavoring is to whisk together an equal amount of honey and red wine vinegar for drizzling.

 
Sep 02, 2012

I made this recipe last night for dinner guests and it was a huge hit! Even those who have never had figs or thought they wouldn't like figs loved them. Three minor changes I made were 1) to use Panache Tiger Strip Fig 2) topped with diced thick sliced bacon instead of prosciutto and 3) I didn't drizzle with honey as the figs were juicy and sweet on their own. Truly delicious! Shared the recipe with friends; will definitely make this again.

 

4 Ratings

Jul 24, 2014

6:30 a.m. Just read this and had fresh figs on my kitchen counter (from my tree). Also had soft, mild cheese, bacon, honey. I immediately put everything together being as quiet as possible and enjoyed this little bit of heaven. And Deeli's honey/vinegar mix is genius!

 
Sep 19, 2014

Great taste! I whisked honey with equal parts of aged Balsamic vinegar for a sweet/tart finish and, being Greek, I used Feta.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 197 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 28.2 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol
  • 21 mg
  • 7%
  • Fat
  • 7.9 g
  • 12%
  • Fiber
  • 2.9 g
  • 12%
  • Protein
  • 5.9 g
  • 12%
  • Sodium
  • 283 mg
  • 11%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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