Spoon Sweets: Figs

Preparation info
  • Makes

    3 x 500 ml

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Brunch with Brother Marcus

By Tasos Gaitanos and Alex Large

Published 2023

  • About

In the UK, apart from a few exceptions, figs tend to stay on the tree past August and into the autumn without ever ripening. These figs are perfect for spoon sweet-making and allow us to make good use of something considered inedible. Once transformed by the candying process these figs are truly wonderful, especially combined with a tart homemade Greek yoghurt. Ripe figs are very delicate and deliciously sweet in their own right so you do not want to make this recipe with them. You will end