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Figs: Turning over the Leaf

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Now - June 29, 2013

General $62
Member $50

Saturday | 1 - 3 p.m.

Instructor

  • Ken Furtado


Description

Unique for its invisible flowers, figs produce edible fruit that is not only delicious but also has one of the highest amounts of dietary fiber available in any fruit. In this class, you will learn about this extraordinary plant, including the history of its arrival in the Americas and its myths, legends and proper care. Culminating with a demonstration of fig delicacies being prepared, you will be able to sample these fig specialties and take home recipes and stories that feature figs as the protagonists.

  • Class enrollment limit: 15

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