When autumn rolls around, apples and pumpkins immediately come to everyone’s mind. But did you know that as summer comes to a close and fall gets going, we are in the thick of fig season? Figs don’t get nearly as much airtime as some of the other fall harvest foods, despite their high level of deliciousness! I’ve never met a recipe with figs I didn’t like. Figs bring a wonderful flavor and sophistication to everything they touch!
Never cooked with figs before? Never fear! These 15 fabulous fig recipes will get you started on the right path!
Featuring Fabulous Figs! 1 of 16
Whether you already love figs or have never had them before, these recipes are sure to please!
Roasted Figs with Honey and Hazelnuts 2 of 16
These roasted figs with honey and hazelnuts are simple yet delicious. Click here for the recipe and to learn all about figs and how to use them!
Fig and Chevre Toasts 3 of 16
These scrumptious appetizers are full of flavor but still simple to prepare.
Fig Spread and Cheese Crostini 4 of 16
This appetizer is the perfect marriage of salty and sweet and uses a fig spread that is incredibly versatile.
Sweet Deep Red Salad 5 of 16
This salad is packed with healthy ingredients and all kinds of rich, deep flavor.
Mini Ricotta Cheesecakes with Fig Bourbon Jam 6 of 16
These mini ricotta cheesecakes are flavored with a fig bourbon jam that sounds to-die-for, and then topped with candied bacon. Be still my beating heart.
Cheese-Stuffed Figs with Toasted Pecans and Balsamic Drizzle 7 of 16
These cheese-stuffed figs have a wow factor that will impress your guests with minimal effort on your part!
Fig, Manchego and Arugula Pizza 8 of 16
This beautiful pizza features figs balanced with the peppery flavor of arugula.
Easy Olive and Fig Tapenade 9 of 16
This easy-to-make tapenade is a little bit different than usual rather than just featuring salty flavors, the figs add a sweet flair.
Turkey Meatloaf with Fig Gravy 10 of 16
This delicious turkey meatloaf is complemented by a fig gravy that I'm pretty sure I could drink straight up!
Manchego, Fig Jam and Prosciutto Grilled Cheese 11 of 16
This recipe takes grilled cheese sandwiches to a whole new level of delish!
Roasted Figs with Caramel, Honey Ice Cream and Aged Balsamic 12 of 16
This dessert is beyond sophisticated, with honey, caramel and balsamic flavors all paired with the roasted figs.
Figs Stuffed with Gorgonzola 13 of 16
Another easy appetizer, these stuffed figs feature salty, sweet, bitter and savory flavors all in one elegant, figgy package.
Fig and Goat Cheese Pizza 14 of 16
This pizza is beyond delicious prepare to eat the whole thing yourself!
Savory Cantaloupe Salad with Figs, Basil and Olives 15 of 16
This salad is perfect for helping you with the transition from summer to fall!
Figs with Goat Cheese and Port Syrup 16 of 16
These stuffed figs are extra special served with a delicious port syrup.