Unctuous, sweet, fresh figs are difficult to find if not from a local source – they are so fragile they simply don't ship well. You'll find what you need to know about figs in this All About Figs guide and guide to Fig Varieties. Once you grow them or pick them or get them home, eating them fresh and plain is a delight. Or, take a few minutes and try one of these Quick Fig Recipes.
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