Fig Newtons

Recipe by tonyf56

I finally found a recipe that calls for figs..

Top Review by horsesbatchelor

Hard to follow, not easily worded. But the taste is great.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat over to 375°F.
  2. Cream together shortening, eggs, sugar and vanilla. Sift flour, soda and baking powder. Add to egg mixture.
  3. Grease a small cookie sheet with shortening.
  4. Pour 1/2 of the dough into pan and spread.
  5. Pour fig preserves over the dough and gently spread.
  6. Drop rest of dough over figs. Place in oven.
  7. When mixture starts to melt and gets soft gently spread the top.
  8. Bake 40 minute.
  9. Cool and cut into 24 bars.

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