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Calimyrna Fig

One of the many types of figs, the calimyrna fig has a jam like interior that is aromatic and sweet. Best used on its own or in a salad or with a dessert but can also be use in a jam or compote. The best substitutes would be Adriatic Fig and Candy Stripe Fig. The Fig Leaf can also used as an edible wrap.

Alternative Names

Smyrna

Category

Tropical Fruit

Origin

Asia, Egypt

Flavor

Aromatic, Fruity, Sweet

Texture

Creamy

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Finishing, Mash/Purée

Cooking Method

As Is, Barbecue/Grill, Raw, Roast

Uses

see categorized dishes

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