Lynn Fiorentino is the assistant to Zingerman's Co-founder Paul Saginaw and Zingerman's Mail Order Partner Tom Root. She has worked at Zingerman's for over 20 years and has eaten a lot of amazing food.
These once-unheard-of figs have become so popular that our importer often has trouble keeping them in stock. They’re so good it makes me wonder why they didn’t become popular sooner.
Tender, sweeter than usual parito figs are dried, filled with soft chocolate truffle cream and a hint of liqueur then dipped in dark chocolate. They're as good as they sound, perhaps better, and beat your mall-bought chocolates any day.