Fig Chips…RECIPE 4-6 medium figs —- Makes 2-4 cups 1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees. 2. Using a chef’s knife, thinly slice figs 1/8”-1/4” thick. 3. Place the figs on a lined sheet tray. 4. Bake until figs are dry, about 5-10 minutes. Let figs cool on tray.
Fig jam is a perfect way to preserve a surfeit of this seductive fruit The added touch here, beyond the fruit, sugar and lemon juice, is the small amount of balsamic vinegar, which intensifies the sometimes elusive flavor of the figs This jam is wonderful stirred into plain yogurt.