Comments for: Fig facts: There’s more to this fruit than Newtons

Posted Dec. 03, 2012, at 11:01 a.m.

For many of us, our first introduction to figs came from eating Fig Newtons. If you’ve never actually seen a fresh fig, this fruit — which is actually a flower inverted into itself — has a smooth outer skin, a soft, chewy interior, and a wonderful sweet flavor that complements …

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