Roasted Figs With Goat Cheese and Vanilla Honey

Country music group Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman shares her dessert recipe for cheese-stuffed figs topped with a honey mixture and pecans.
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Kimberly visits the Noble Springs Dairy Farm in Franklin, Tenn., and learns to make goat cheese, then uses the goat cheese to star in three delicious dishes, with special guest Dustin Lynch, as seen on Season 2 of Great American Country's Kimberly's Simply Southern.

Cook time: 12 minutes | Yield: 12 servings

Ingredients

  • 12 fresh figs
  • 2 ounces goat cheese
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 vanilla bean, split and scraped
  • 1/4 cup pecans, finely chopped

Directions

Quarter 12 figs, cutting three-quarters of the way down. Stuff the figs with goat cheese. Roast in an oiled pan at 425° for 12 minutes, until softened. Meanwhile, warm the honey and add the vanilla bean and seeds. Remove figs from oven and drizzle with warm honey. Garnish with chopped pecans.

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