Use purplish-black Mission figs, green-skinned Calimyrnas, or both for this great-tasting dessert. Give the figs a gentle squeeze to check for ripeness; they should be quite soft. Slideshow:Fig Recipes
Unfortunately, 425 degrees is above the smoking point for olive oil. After seven minutes in the oven all this recipe resulted in was my kitchen going up in smoke. What the fig was this chef thinking?
DO NOT ATTEMPT.