Fig Candy Recipe

This Fig Candy Recipe is a low-cost and delicious homemade holiday food gift you can make during the holiday season.
By the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Editors
November/December 1977
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This Fig Candy Recipe is a perfect homemade food gift for the holiday season.
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Make this Fig Candy Recipe to give as a homemade holiday food gift everyone will appreciate.

Fig Candy Recipe

Combine 3/4 cup of honey with 1/3 cup of water and boil until the mixture is an amber color (do not stir during this boiling). Stir 1/4 teaspoon of cream of tartar into the mixture just before taking it from the stove. Then place enough washed and opened figs on a greased cookie sheet to cover it, and pour the candy over them.


Read more about making holiday food gifts and recipes: Homemade Holiday Food Gift Ideas.








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