Author Archives: Figara11

Honey Roasted Figs and Almond Tart

Photo Credit to Miss Ellie Tea House, Recipe adapted from BBC Good Food Ingredients 500 gram pack short-crust pastry8 Grade A ripe figs from Figara11, stems removed1 tablespoon honey200 gram softened butter200 gram caster sugar200 gram ground almonds2 egg yolks Instructions Pre-heat the oven 180 degrees celcius. On a lightly floured surface, roll out pastry […]

Fig Skin Polish and Face Mask

Ingredients Skin polish:2 fresh ripe Malaysia Figs from Figara11 (with skin – most antioxidants)2 teaspoon of honey1 tablespoon of raw brown sugarFace Mask:2 fresh ripe Malaysia Figs from Figara11 (with skin – most antioxidants)1 tablespoon of honey1 tablespoon of Greek Yoghurt Instructions Mash all ingredients together and put into fridge to chill for 30 minutes […]

The Medicinal Case of Fig Leaf Sap

So it was this fateful day, on the 16 October 2020, that both founders Lawrence and Cheah, decided to mass prune the fig trees at the farm. The aim – to obtain enough young shoots to process into fig leaves tea. Little did they know, that the seemingly harmless exercise, would end up to be […]

10 Signs of Leaky Gut Syndrome

Our guts are naturally protected by a thick intestinal lining to prevent undigested food particles, toxins and bad bacteria to leak into the blood stream. However, due to our prebiotic-poor diet, these linings fall apart, and you get Leaky Gut Syndrome (LGS). What are the signs you might have LGS? Chronic constipation, bloating, Crohn’s Skin […]