Give a Fig: 10 Amazingly Delicious Recipes

May 22, 2011


Simple, delicious and the perfect fruit to pair with savories like goat cheese, balsamic vinegar and rosemary - yum! Get inspired with these simple, gorgeous and tasty recipes.

Fig and Goat Cheese Tart
One of the most perfect combinations - and super easy!

Pistachio Polenta Cake with Figs and Mandarin Syrup
Elegant, flavorful and gluten free - what more could you ask for?

Four Cheese Cheesecake with Poached Figs
One word: yum! Not only is this sweet-savory four-cheesecake amazing on its own, but port poached figs?! Gluten free perfection.

Mascarpone, Gorgonzola and Fig Terrine
This no-cook appetizer is made for a wine tasting. Simply add crackers or toast triangles and you're good to go!

Lemon Ricotta Bundt Cakes with Chocolate Ganache and Fresh Figs
Garnished with fresh violas, these single-serving mini-bundt cakes are almost too beautiful to eat. Almost.

Dried Fig and Pecan Puff Rolls
Much like a Westernized baklava, this recipe uses puff pastry and figs instead of phyllo dough and honey - fluffy, simple, fabulous.

Bacon Black Pepper and Fig Scones
Bacon + figs = perfect combination of salty + sweet. Need I say more?

Honeyed Ricotta, Fig and Lavender Galette
No pie plate required, his rustic folded-over pie is easy to throw together in a pinch, but totally impressive.

Caramelized Banana and Fig Oatmeal
Quick and easy, this fruity stick-to-your-bones breakfast is ready in minutes.

Caramelized Onion, Goat Cheese and Fig Crostini
Bruschetta's close cousin, crostini combine crunchy toast triangles (or baguette slices) with savory-sweet toppings. Perfect for a wine tasting!

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