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Fig Leaf

The leaf from the fig tree that is used for wrapping foods and adding an aromatic flavor to dishes. Blanch the fig leaf, add ingredients, and wrap.

Alternative Names

Fig Leaves

Categories

Flavoring Wrap, Vehicle

Origin

Asia, Egypt

Flavor

Aromatic, Grassy

Texture

Woody

Prep Methods

Soak/Steep, Stuff

Cooking Method

Blanch, Braise, Steam

Uses

see categorized dishes

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