Blue Cheese and Fig Tart

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    6-8

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Secret of Spice: Recipes and ideas to help you live longer, look younger and feel your very best

The Secret of Spice

By Tonia Buxton

Published 2019

  • About

This tart is such a lovely showstopper. I make it when I’m hosting a drinks party because it’s as delicous as it is beautiful.

Ingredients

  • 50 g butter
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 5 large red onions

Method

Preheat the oven to 190°C/375°F/Gas Mark 5.

Place half the butter and half the oil with the onions and sugar in a heavy-based pan and caramelise on a medium heat until the onions have darkened. Remove from the pan and set aside.

Add the remaining butter and oil to the p