Red Delicious, Manchego and Fig

Description

The firm and supple texture of Manchego cheese paired with a wedge of New York-grown Red Delicious apple on a fig slice assembled over a seeded flat cracker delivers the right light, sweet crunch, and incredible texture. This appetizer makes a visually beautiful statement and is incredibly delicious.

Ingredients

  • 1 NY Red Delicious apple, sliced into wedges
  • 1 package of flat, seeded crackers
  • 7 oz. Manchego cut into .5 oz triangles
  • 4 figs, sliced thinly
  • 2 tbsp. dark maple syrup, optional for drizzling
  • 3 fresh sprigs of thyme

Instructions

  1. Arrange crackers in a single layer onto a serving platter.
  2. Place one slice of Manchego cheese on top of each cracker.
  3. Place an apple wedge on top of each Manchego slice. Then, add a slice of fig to each cracker.
  4. Garnish the serving platter with a few sprigs of fresh thyme.
  5. Finish with a drizzle of maple syrup over the top of each cracker.