Roasted Figs and Prosciutto
- 20 large fresh ripe figs
- 20 thin slices Italian prosciutto (about 8 ounces)
- Good olive oil
Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.
Snip the hard stems off the figs and cut the figs in half lengthwise through the stem. With a small sharp knife, cut the prosciutto lengthwise into inch-wide strips. Wrap a strip of prosciutto around the center of each fig half, with the ends overlapping. Brush with olive oil and arrange cut-side up on a sheet pan.