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#1 Mamabug

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:38 PM

We picked six figs ofour (neigbours!) tree todaqy.

I'm thinking something desertish - any suggestions?

#2 HRH Countrymel

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:42 PM

There is something insanely good with mascapone and brandy.... let me investigate!

#3 FiveAus

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:43 PM

Wet them and roll in sugar. Place in a small baking dish, add a couple of tablespoons of water and a teaspoon of sugar to the dish, bake in a moderate oven until the sugar is caramelised and the figs are soft.

Delicious with good vanilla ice cream.

#4 twinboys

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:45 PM

Not dessert - but these are easy and yummmmmm

Doona Hay fig and goats cheese tarts

#5 Feralina

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:48 PM

Prosciutto and figs are made to go together. Try prosciutto-wrapped figs drizzled with balsamic vinegar and baked in the oven.

Or another one here:
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/michael...cipe/index.html

#6 HRH Countrymel

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:51 PM

Mmmmmmmm how about this?

Or this if the previous one looks too much phaffing?

Or this... like my Mum used to do (the mascapone came in later years when she got all posh and stuff, it was cream or custard bask when I was a wee one)

And yes, my mother did feed her children booze filled food, and s's nuthin' wrong wif me now neither!

#7 lclb

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:52 PM

Figs, marscapone and honey.. mmmm!

#8 Peppery

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:55 PM

QUOTE (Zeppelina @ 12/02/2013, 08:48 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Prosciutto and figs are made to go together. Try prosciutto-wrapped figs drizzled with balsamic vinegar and baked in the oven.


My favourite and now I am craving them. I need to stop reading this section of the forum sad.gif  tongue.gif

#9 Chaos in stereo

Posted 12 February 2013 - 07:55 PM

Mmmm - just eat them! All of them in one go  tongue.gif

#10 Mamabug

Posted 12 February 2013 - 08:11 PM

So many options....so few figs.




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