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I freaking LOVE FIGS + HONEY + QUINCE....(at the wine bar)

914NYC Dec 29, 2008 02:07 PM

I love when I order a few cheeses, and they deck out the platter.
I LOVE the block of FIG, and I love the block of Quince.

I bought a block for home.
Can not wait to make up a cheese platter spread with:

The cheese can be garbage, and it won't matter

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  1. LindaWhit RE: 914NYC Dec 29, 2008 03:31 PM

    Oh, no no NO!!! The cheese absolutely CANNOT be "garbage".

    I recommend a good Spanish manchego to go with those two fruits. It has enough oomph to stand up to the sweetness of the fig, quince, and honey.

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      tinymango RE: 914NYC Dec 30, 2008 07:32 PM

      block of quince? do you mean membrillo?

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      1. re: tinymango
        LindaWhit RE: tinymango Dec 31, 2008 05:35 AM

        According to the menu at The Wine Bar, it does seem to be quince paste that the OP is talking about.


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