Caramelised Figs with Yogurt

Recipe for caramelised figs with yogurt for a most yummy but still nutritious breakfast!There is nothing like the unique taste and texture of fresh figs that can be found almost anywhere around Greece from late August to late October. Combined with Greek yogurt they join forces for the best autumn breakfast. Rich in vitamins, potassium, magnesium, vitamins and dietary fibers they are the perfect solution to those moments during the day when you need something sweet but don’t want to ruin your diet.  We caramelised ours with icing sugar and sprinkled them with walnuts for an extra boost of energy.

Caramelised figs with yogurt. There is nothing like the unique taste and texture of fresh figs that can be found almost anywhere around Greece from late August to late October. Combined with Greek yogurt they join forces for the best autumn breakfast. Rich in vitamins, potassium, magnesium, vitamins and dietary fibers they are the perfect solution to those moments during the day when you need something sweet but don’t want to ruin your diet.  We caramelised ours with icing sugar and sprinkled them with walnuts for an extra boost of energy.
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Recipe for caramelised figs with yogurt for a most yummy but still nutritious breakfast!

Caramelised Figs with Yogurt
Serves 2
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Ingredients
  1. 4 fresh figs (royal black)
  2. 3 tbsp caster sugar
  3. 5 tbsp granulated sugar
  4. 20g butter
  5. 300g Greek yogurt
  6. Ground walnuts or nuts of your preference
Instructions
  1. Wash the figs thoroughly and dry with a kitchen towel. Place on a plate and sprinkle with the icing sugar.
  2. To make the caramel, sprinkle the granulated sugar on a non-stick pan. Let the sugar melt on a medium-high heat until it caramelizes and slightly boils. When it darkens in color, remove from the heat and add in the butter along with a splash of water (2 tbsp).
  3. Place the figs on a small baking tray and cover with the caramel. Pop them under the grill for 10 minutes or until they double in size. Serve them warm over a few dollops of cold Greek yogurt and sprinkle some walnuts or toasted nuts! Breakfast is served!
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Recipe for caramelised figs with yogurt for a most yummy but still nutritious breakfast!

 

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