Blue Cheese & Fig Bite

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Blue Cheese & Fig Bite

Fresh figs, blue cheese and a drizzle of honey top toasted baguette slices for a magical, flavorful combination in this easy appetizer recipe. Look for fresh figs May through December in well-stocked supermarkets and specialty-foods stores.

Yield: 2 dozen
Active Time: 15
Total Time: 15

Ingredients

  • 9 fresh Mission figs, thinly sliced
  • 24 slices baguette, preferably whole-wheat, toasted
  • 3/4 cup crumbled blue cheese
  • 2 teaspoons honey

Preparation

Divide figs among baguette slices (about 3 fig pieces each). Top each with 1 teaspoon blue cheese and drizzle with honey.

Nutrition

Nutrition Per Serving

calories 79
fat 2 g (1 g sat, 0 g mono)
cholesterol 3 mg
carbohydrates 15 g
protein 3 g
fiber 1 g
sodium 167 mg
potassium 55 mg

Nutrition Bonus

Carbohydrate Serving 1

Exchanges 1 starch

From EatingWell November/December 2011