Chèvre aux Figues

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    6

    • Difficulty

      Easy

    • Ready in

      30 min

Appears in

The French Market

The French Market

By Joanne Harris and Fran Warde

Published 2005

  • About

For a brief, magical time in midsummer, fresh figs are available in abundance all over France. These have little in common with the limp, anaemic varieties we get in most supermarkets here, but when you can find luscious, firm, ripe black figs it’s worth making the most of them. This dish contrasts the musky pink flesh of the summer figs with rich, cured ham and the freshest and most virginal of goads cheeses.