In this recipe we can taste the mild and delicate Prosciutto di Parma PDO with Gorgonzola PDO soft cheese.

PROSCIUTTO DI PARMA PDO WRAPPED FIG POUCHES

RECIPE

In this recipe we can taste the mild and delicate Prosciutto di Parma PDO with Gorgonzola PDO soft cheese.

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup of red wine
  • 24 (about 9 ounces) of dried figs
  • 2 tablespoons of sugar
  • 24 slices (about 12 ounces) of Prosciutto di Parma, thinly sliced (9- x 4-inches)
  • 3 ounces of Gorgonzola PDO, in 24 chunks
  • 24 chives
  • Winter fruits (such as oranges, pears and grapes), as desired

DIRECTIONS:

In a small saucepan, bring wine to a boil. Add figs an cook until they are tender (about 5 minutes). Remove figs and reserve. To the wine remaining in saucepan add sugar and simmer until reduced to 1/4 cup and reserve for later use. Fold each prosciutto slice in half to make 4-1/2 x 4-inch rectangles. Remove stems from figs. Cut a cross in the top of each fig. Place a piece of Gorgonzola in each cross, pressing slightly. Place a stuffed fig in the center of each prosciutto rectangle. Bring prosciutto up and around fig to make a pouch. Tie with a chive. Repeat. To serve: Arrange 3 prosciutto pouches on a serving plate. Drizzle plate with wine reduction. Garnish with fruits.

PRODUCTS

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PROSCIUTTO DI PARMA PDO

Prosciutto di Parma PDO is a dry-cured charcuterie product, obtained through the processing of fresh pig thighs from pure-bred or hybrids of the Large White, Landrace and Duroc pig breeds or other breeds or hybrids compatible with the Italian Heavy Pig.


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GORGONZOLA PDO

Gorgonzola PDO is a soft cheese, with bluish-green marbling.


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