How to Caramelize Figs

by Chez Fred

Simple snack.


  • Figs
  • Sugar
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Figs and sugar. Herbs, garlic and butter are optional.

    Step 2

    Cut your figs horizontal

    Step 3

    High heat

    Step 4

    You want to choose figs that are not too soft but still juicy.

    Step 5

    Dip in sugar and add to the pan

    Step 6

    Bubbles will start to appear.

    Step 7

    When it's slightly brown move them a bit

    Step 8

    Lower the heat if you think it's browning too fast

    Step 9

    They should be done

    Step 10

    Flip to check the color

    Step 11

    You can take them out like this

    Step 12

    Or put the heat back on to follow the optional route

    Step 13

    Butter, crushed garlic and herbs. Lower the heat if you think it's getting Caliente.

    Step 14


    Step 15

    Let them cook for a one minute or so. The heat should be on minimum by now.

    Step 16

    Pass it throw kitchen paper to absorb the excess fat

    Step 17


    Step 18

    Grab a piece of bread

    Step 19


    Step 20

    Toasted almonds, goat cheese, fresh fig and arugula.

    Step 21

    Grill pan on

    Step 22

    Drizzle some olive oil. Don't be cheap.

    Step 23

    Grill it.

    Step 24

    Slice the fresh fig in pieces. Snack a little bit.

    Step 25

    Check your toast

    Step 26

    Take it out when it's just like how you want it. You can scrub a little bit of raw garlic if you want to.

    Step 27

    Crumble the cheese on top

    Step 28

    Caramelized and fresh figs

    Step 29

    Season your lettuce with salt and olive oil.

    Step 30

    Add lettuce.

    Step 31

    You can chop chop some almonds or just grate it like cheese.

    Step 32

    Let it snow..

    Step 33

    Season with some balsamic vinegar.

    Step 34

    Salt and pepper. Go for it.

    Step 35


    Step 36

    Have fun.

    Step 37

    If you liked it a lot you can always make another one.

    Step 38

    Pair it with some wine.

    Step 39

    Thank you for watching.

    Step 40

    Thank you again for sending you experiments. Feel free to send it to @frederico on twitter or Instagram.