Cinnamon Fig Tarts

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    • Difficulty

      Easy

    • Ready in

      25 min

Appears in

Mighty Spice Express Cookbook

Mighty Spice Express Cookbook

By John Gregory-Smith

Published 2013

  • About

Figs are a staple element of desserts across the Middle East, adding colour, flavour and texture, and they work beautifully with spices. I have often seen the humble fig transformed into a spectacular dish, and it’s perfect for a quick dessert. Baking figs intensifies their flavour, so I’ve laid them on puff pastry that was sprinkled with demerara sugar, cinnamon and ground ginger. When cooked, they become wrapped in a wonderful, sweet, warm blanket. The clementine and mint cream freshens u