Basic Vinaigrette

Ingredients: ½ cup Wagco Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 tablespoons Wagco Balsamic Vinegar (your favorite flavor) 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon maple syrup or honey (we sale local honey at our store) 2 medium cloves garlic, pressed or minced ¼ teaspoon fine sea salt, to taste Freshly ground black pepper, to taste Preparation:  …

Honey Fig Balsamic Drumsticks

Ingredients: 2 1/2 pounds chicken drumsticks (10-12 drumsticks) 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon  Wagco Sweet Smoked Paprika 3/4 teaspoon onion powder 3 teaspoons Wagco Favalosa Olive Oil (divided) For the Sauce: 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons Wagco Mission Fig Balsamic Vinegar 2 tablespoons ketchup 4 cloves garlic (minced) 2 tablespoons water Preparation:   Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.  …

Feta and Fig Relish Bites

Ingredients: 2 cups milk 1 cup instant polenta 1/2 cup grated parmesan 2 tablespoons butter 1/3 cup Wagco Favalosa Olive Oil 2 red onions (thinly sliced) 2/3 cup dried figs (finely chopped) 1/3 cup brown sugar (packed) 1/4 cup Wagco Mission Fig Balsamic Vinegar 2 1/2 ounces feta (crumbled, about 1/2 cup) Preparation:   Grease an 8-inch-square baking pan. Bring milk and 2 cups water…

Fig Pork Chops

Ingredients: 4 lean pork chops 2 Tbsp. flour, if desired 1-1/2 Tbsp. butter 5 Tbsp. Wagco Black Mission Fig Balsamic try with Wagco Red Apple Balsamic 3/4 cup chicken broth 1/2 cup heavy cream Preparation: Coat chops with flour, if desired.  In skillet, brown chops in butter and oil, turning once.  Remove chops and add…

Tomato Salad

Ingredients:   2 pints cherry or grape tomatoes halved 10 large basil leaves, roughly chopped 3 tablespoons Wagco Traditional Balsmaic Vinegar try with Wagco Black Mission Fig Balsamic Vinegar 3 tablespoons Wagco Favalosa Olive Oil 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper Preparation: Cut all of your grape or cherry tomatoes in half and place…

Fig-Filled Almond Cupcakes

*GLUTEN FREE FRIENDLY* Ingredients: Nonstick vegetable oil spray 3 cups almond flour or meal 1½ teaspoons baking powder ½ teaspoon kosher salt, divided 6 large eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 4 teaspoons vanilla extract, divided 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature 2 cups powdered sugar ¼ cup heavy cream ¼ teaspoon almond extract…

Fig & Basil Salad Dressing

Ingredients: 1/3 cup Wagco Black Mission Fig Balsamic Vinegar 1/3 cup Wagco Basil Olive Oil 1 tbsp fresh chopped shallots 3-4 whole dried figs, sliced or chopped 1 tbsp honey (we sell local honey at our store) Preparation: In a high-speed blender, combine all ingredients until smooth. Keep in a refrigerator for up to one…