John’s Pick of the Week: Large California Calimyrna Figs

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John Sigona has been our dried
fruit and nut expert for
over 35 years.

John Sigona’s Dried Fruit & Nut Pick of the Week are Large California Calimyrna Figs.

SPECIAL: $3.99 10.5 oz

(Reg. $6.99 10.5 oz)

Reigning from Coachella Valley, these Calimyrna figs are simply the best – luscious, plump, rare, healthy and incredibly delicious. You’re really going to love them, and especially at this great price!

Fresh and dried California Calimyrna figs are loaded with excellent nutritional values. Here are a few healthy facts from the California Fig Advisory Board of what figs contain:

  • Disease-fighting antioxidants
  • Calcium
  • Potassium
  • Iron
  • Lots of dietary fiber

These delicious and nutritious figs can be enjoyed a number of ways, too. Here a few examples:

  • Easy to stuff with your favorite cheese. Try out:
    • Gorgonzola and walnuts
    • Any type of goat cheese with walnuts or pecans
  • Wrap with prosciutto and serve with blue cheese
  • Toss in a smoothie with bananas to make a fig & banana smoothie
  • Fix up a fig & nut sandwich
  • Create a pizza using goat cheese and topping it with these figs
  • Chop them up and mix them into cereals
  • Enjoy them, as is

Calimyrna Figs

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