Fresh Fig Appetizer with Blue Cheese and Hazelnuts

This Fresh Fig Appetizer with Blue Cheese and Hazelnuts is an easy, elegant finger food that you can make in less than 5 minutes! 
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American, Canadian, Italian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 117kcal
Author Flavour & Savour


  • 4 fresh figs halved or quartered, if large
  • 8 tsp blue cheese
  • 8 tsp hazelnuts finely chopped and toasted
  • 2 tsp balsamic reduction


  • Wash and trim stem ends of figs. Slice in half through the stem, or cut in quarters if they are large.
  • Press 1/2 teaspoon blue cheese on to each fig half, top with 1/2 tsp toasted hazelnuts, and drizzle with a little balsamic reduction. Serve immediately.


Calories: 117kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 3mg | Sodium: 56mg | Potassium: 193mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 100IU | Vitamin C: 1.7mg | Calcium: 50mg | Iron: 0.6mg