Cardamom-Fig Butter

  • SERVINGS: Makes 4 ounces

Use this compound butter to make the Naughty Greek cocktail.

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  1. 6 dried Black Mission figs
  2. Boiling water
  3. 1 stick unsalted butter, softened
  4. 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom
  1. In a heatproof bowl, cover the figs with boiling water and let soak for 10 minutes. Drain the figs and finely chop them in a food processor. Add the butter and cardamom and puree until smooth. The butter can be refrigerated, tightly wrapped, for up to 1 week, or frozen for up to 6 weeks.