You are here: Home » Recipes » Classic Fig Honey Butter Classic Fig Honey Butter Recipe by Favorite Recipes Press Yield 1 1/2 cups A compounded butter with a sweet figgy taste. PrintEmail Ingredients 1 cup butter, room temperature1/2 cup dried figs, finely chopped, stems removed2 teaspoons brandy2 tablespoons honey -- Pinch of salt Instructions Cream together all the ingredients in a large mixing bowl until creamy and smooth. Store in a covered container in the refrigerator for up to 1 month. If using Fig Honey Butter on bread, pancakes or muffins, it is best to let it sit out on the counter and soften for easier spreadability and better flavor. Recipe reprinted with permission from Under the Fig Leaf; A Cookbook for Fig Lovers (copyright 2009, Sherri Lee Parker Lee).