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How To Stew California Figs

If you’re a fig lover, it’s helpful to know this stewed figs with variations recipe since it shows you a stewed fresh figs recipe and how to stew dried figs.



  • Place the figs in a saucepan. Pour in enough liquid just to cover them.
  • Bring to a boil. Turn heat down and simmer figs for 15 minutes or until nudging them with a wooden spoon finds them soft.
  • Drain figs. (Either reserve liquid for another use or discard.)