I remember my grandmother having a fig tree and there was nothing like pulling a ripe warm fig right off the tree and taking a bite! Don't forget to cut a heart out of the leaf to use in the bottom of the jar!
Fresh figs meet lavender in a late summer romance. Even better if you glean them from your neighbor's tree! This post offers tips for making no-pectin preserves throughout the fig season by a certified Master Food Preserver.