Figs please help!!!

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  1. RScothern

    RScothern Full Member

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    I got some figs and have no idea what to do with them. Was going to scoop out the inside and mix with some total 0% but not sure?
    How do u eat yours?!?!? Lol
     
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    I love them cut in half grilled and topped with a little cheese om nom nom
     
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    I've got a fig tree! I just pick mine and wash them and eat as is!
     
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    I cut a cross in the top of mine, stick a blob of feta cheese in the hole and wrap with ham then bake. Yum!
    Or bake whole with a few tsps of honey and a sprinkle of cinnamon. Serve with total 0% yoghurt or if you really want to push the boat out use low fat vanilla icecream!
     
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    Just ressurecting this thread as I have some figs and wondered can you eat the skin? Also how long would you cook these for? Never tried a fig and im very excited! Was thinking about having one with goats cheese? X
     
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    Id never had figs in my life until about a month ago when Honey sent me this recipe: http://www.minimins.com/slimming-world-food-diaries/214451-erms-photo-diary-49.html#post4334999

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    They were nice in the salad but I really prefer just eating them on their own! I keep getting a pack every week at the moment, although they are a bit expensive and they seem to be getting smaller so I guess theyre out of season now? They're lush though! :drool:

    Yep, just eat them whole, skin and all, the only bit you dont eat is the stalk :)
     
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    Thanks that looks amazing! I will try that definitely x x
     
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    They are great with goats cheese. Just make a slit innthe top and stuff it in. Wrap in ham if you have some too as that's gorgeous and bake for 20 to 15mins.
     
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    Ooooh think Ill try that :)
     
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    Going to have that for dinner I think thanks x
     
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    I'm glad I read this thread, I would never have put figs with cheese. I normally just eat them with 0% total or low fat yoghurt.:p
     
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    I have never had a fig :(
     
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    In which case, your new years resolution is to try one - they are delicious, i love em.

    Think may be out of season now, so you may have to wait a while.
     
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    I never like the look of them, are they furry? Lol. What do they taste like? X
     
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