Figs, delicious both fresh and dried, are an incredibly versatile, delicious, and healthy ingredient in any meal. From dried fig and nut bars to chicken with goat cheese and figs or a flying fig cocktail, check out Chowhound’s collection of fig recipes, tricks, and tips.

Fall Recipes Perfect for Those Sick of Pumpkin-Flavored Everything

Many of us have had it with the pumpkin madness. Enough already with these pumpkin spice lattes and pumpkin cheesecakes, ad nauseam! But that doesn't mean we're anti-autumn. Oh, no. We love the warming...

Inzana Ranch

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A couple weeks ago I bought some spectacular fresh figs from Inzana Ranch at the Monday evening farmers market in Pacific Grove. I tried a couple peaches too and these were luscious, tree-ripened, ...

Fresh Figs in NYC?

by lisaleira 3 years ago

I just became obsessed with fresh figs after getting some from Freshdirect. I forgot how amazing they are. Such a spring energy. I know they are flown in and all that. But any ideas where I can go ...

Ideas for fig miso?

by LilOozyCheese 3 years ago

I recently ordered a jar of fig miso from Namikura Miso Company. It has an incredible savory Fig Newton flavor, but now that it's here I realize I have no idea what to do with it. Besides savory "F...

Fig and Prosciutto Apps - Questions

by amsuka 3 years ago

Hey chow-minds, simple queries here! Making appetizers for dinner party: fresh fig, bocconcini, basil, wrapped in prosciutto. I am considering adding a drizzle of honey, and/or some crushed pistac...

Mail Order Fresh Figs

by eenie1 4 years ago

Can anyone recommend a place online to order fresh figs? Thank you!

Small harvest in Lorraine France 2017

by TJFRANCE 4 years ago

Hello all ! Go hop! A small share of my harvest yesterday! The first mirabelles I managed to pick! It is a fruit of the size of a big cherry. Gold color with often a pink / orange face. It is del...

Fig Newtons, what am I chewing on/spitting out?

masha bousha
by masha bousha 7 years ago

This probably isn't the right board to post this but I had to ask someone.....am I the only one who has noticed that there are bits of hard chunks in my Fig Newtons? As a kid, never have I had any...

Fresh figs in Peterborough area?

by Nyleve 5 years ago

I swear I saw one of the supermarkets in Peterborough advertising a case of figs just recently but I just can't find it online. Was I hallucinating? Any suggestion where to buy fresh figs between P...

What to do with fig leaves?

by jen maiser 19 years ago

A vendor at the Farmer's Market here in San Francisco has been selling beautiful, large fig leaves for the past couple of weeks. Each week, I look at them wistfully and then walk past because I am...

ISO whipped topping recipe for figs

by itryalot 5 years ago

I was at an event last summer and they served fresh figs (halved) with a really nice creamy whipped topping (must be some kind of cheese). Anyone have any easy whipped toppings?

Preserving (freeze, jam, jar) peaches and figs

by itryalot 5 years ago

We love peaches - peach crostatas, cakes and pies. Also love them grilled with pork, as jams and preserved. We also love fig jam and are wondering how figs freeze. 1. Freezing peaches: Can we do...

Fig Hunt

by valadelphia 5 years ago

I'll be traveling from Arlington, DC, to Emerald Isle, NC, in late August and hope to find a farm or roadside stand with ample figs. Any tips?

Passion fruit and figs in Montreal

by meagain 6 years ago

Just wondering if anyone knows if and where these 2 fruits might be available fresh in Montreal right now. Tried PA Parc with no luck. thanks.

Fresh figs nyc

by misslulu 6 years ago

has anyone had any sightings of fresh figs in nyc in recent days, yes I know it's not the season. but last year I did find them at Thanksgiving, any leads appreciated ..thanks ..

Fresh Figs in Tysons/Loudoun?

by chefkate 6 years ago

Looking for fresh figs in the Tysons' area or Loudoun County. Does anyone know if Balducci's or Whole Foods (or even Trader Joe's) in Tysons' has them this week? Or if Whole Foods or Fresh Market ...

Fresh Figs?

by LilyChilly 6 years ago

Sorry if this is a dumb question, but has anyone seen any figs in stores lately? Fresh figs, that is. Never had a fresh fig, at least in moderate conscious memory, but lately I've been fascinated b...

Looking for a recipe

by lacoet 6 years ago

Hi, Just by chance does anybody have the recipe for Fresh Fig Tart in a Pistachio Crust from Alan Roettinger’s book? Thanks.


by lacoet 6 years ago

Hi, Our fig tree is giving lots of fruit, I can keep up before they go too soft. Last year I froze a batch and I had to throw them out, they became a mushy mess, and the flavor was off. I tried ...