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    This festive dessert makes a beautiful addition to your holiday feast.

    Ingredients

    • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter (1 stick), melted and cooled, plus more for pan and foil
    • 1 pound soft dried figs, stems removed, quartered
    • 1/4 cup dried currants
    • 1 1/2 cups milk
    • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 3/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
    • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 3 slices white bread
    • 4 large eggs
    • 2 tablespoons chopped Candied Kumquats, (optional)
    • 2 tablespoons crystallized ginger, (optional)
    • 2 pounds mascarpone cheese
    • 1/2 cup heavy cream
    • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
    • Red currants, for garnish
    • Candied Kumquats, for garnish
    • Raspberry Coulis

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 533 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 36 g 55.2%
    • Saturated Fat: 20 g 100.3%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 97 mg 32.3%
    • Sodium: 277 mg 11.53%
    • Calcium: 195 mg 19.49%
    • Potassium: 83 mg 2.37%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 10.04%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 48 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 17.36%
    • Sugar: 31 g
    • Protein: 8 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 22.71%
    • Vitamin C 0.22%
    • Vitamin D 4.1%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit1
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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