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Oven-Poached Figs

Recipe photo courtesy of VICTORIA PEARSON

Local cheeses, such as Cowgirl Creamery's Mount Tam and Red Hawk, pair beautifully with figs oven-poached in red wine and spices.

Source: Martha Stewart Living, October 2005
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  • salsanita
    23 AUG, 2017
    Hi the link to fig vinegarette is not working.... I really need it sooon. Thanxs
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  • alabranche
    25 OCT, 2010
    umm, those four stars in my previous comment were a word for a type of party where you serve mixed drinks (named after rooster tails) but i didn't know it would be censored out - sorry!
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  • alabranche
    25 OCT, 2010
    I made these yesterday for a cocktail party served with brie and baguette and they got rave reviews! Some figs seemed like they might be starting to go so I quartered each fig before poaching to make sure they were fresh. I did make some mods to avoid running to the store; here's exactly what i used: 1/4 c. port, 1/4 c. water, 3 tbsp. honey, 1/4 c. orange juice, 1 stick cinnamon, sprinkle of powdered vanilla (common here in france), 2 whole cloves, 1/2 t. peppercorns
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