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Fig & Onion Quick Jam

Yields1 ServingPrep Time10 minsCook Time1 hr 30 minsTotal Time1 hr 40 mins

Jam on it! No, really.. if you are a jam lover, this is the fall recipe for you. In this video I show you how to make a delicious onion and fig quick jam, or refrigerator jam. That means no canning skills are needed! It's a great holiday condiment or perfect right out of the jar (not gonna lie!).

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 1 1/2 onions, peeled and chopped
 1 tablespoon olive oil
 1 tablespoon butter, unsalted
 2 cups chopped figs
 1/4 cup honey
 1/2 cup sugar
 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
 1/4 teaspoon cracked black pepper

Melt 1 tablespoon unsalted butter in a pan.


Add in 1 tablespoon olive oil and mix it together.


Add in 1 1/2 peeled and chopped onions.


Cook down the onions until they are fully caramelized.

Cooking Red Onions 1


Add in 2 cups chopped figs, 1/2 cup honey, 1/2 cup sugar, and 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice. Mix all of it together.

Cooking Figs and Onions 1


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Cook until the ingredients begin to cook down and simmer.


Add in 1/4 teaspoon sea salt and 1/4 teaspoon cracked black pepper. Cook entire mixture for about 30 minutes.


Once it's done cooking down, work in 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar and then turn off the heat.


Once it has cooled, give it a taste as it might need more vinegar. If so, then add in a little bit more vinegar.


There you go...a delicious fig and onion jam.

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Servings 1