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    Prized since ancient times, figs marry well with countless flavors, including the cinnamon- and vanilla-infused port syrup in these tartlets. Spoon the fruit atop a tangy creme fraiche filling and you'll instantly understand why the Romans were so enthralled.

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
    • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
    • 1 large egg yolk
    • 1 stick (8 tablespoons) cold unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
    • 2 tablespoons ice water
    • 6 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
    • 6 ounces (3/4 cup) creme fraiche
    • 3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar
    • 1 cup ruby port
    • 3 star anise
    • 3 cinnamon sticks
    • 1 tablespoon whole black peppercorns
    • 2 strips orange zest (3 inches long and 1 inch wide), plus zest curls for garnish
    • 1/4 cup granuated sugar
    • 1 tablespoon honey
    • 2 vanilla beans, halved lengthwise
    • 1 1/2 pounds fresh Black Mission figs (about 24), halved lengthwise

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 454 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 11.84%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 21.66%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 21 mg 7.16%
    • Sodium: 214 mg 8.91%
    • Calcium: 197 mg 19.71%
    • Potassium: 117 mg 3.33%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 20.44%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 91 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 14 g 55.53%
    • Sugar: 56 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 6.91%
    • Vitamin C 54.69%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit4
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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