You are here: Home » Recipes » Fresh Fig and Prosciutto Pizza Fresh Fig and Prosciutto Pizza Recipe by Our Cookbook Collection Yield 9 servings This tasty and unique pizza is topped with fresh figs and caramelized shallots. PrintEmail Ingredients Caramelized Shallots:2 tablespoons butter5 -- shallots (about 1/2 pound), peeled and sliced thin1 tablespoon molasses2 tablespoons sherry vinegar -- Salt and black pepper, to tastePizza: -- Prepared dough for 2 small (8- or 9-inch) pizzas8 ounces fresh California Mission figs, sliced 1/4-inch thick8 ounces fresh California Calimyrna figs, sliced 1/4-inch thick -- Olive oil, as needed -- Honey, as needed -- Salt and fresh ground black pepper; to taste1 cup Carmelized Shallots (Recipe above)2 ounces goat cheese, crumbled10 slices prosciutto1 tablespoon Parmesan, grated or shaved -- sprigs of arugula, for garnish Instructions To prepare caramelized shallots. Heat butter in large skillet and cook shallots until caramelized. Stir in molasses and vinegar; season to taste with salt and pepper. Continue to cook and stir until all liquid has been absorbed. Set aside to cool. To prepare the pizza. Preheat pizza stone or heavy baking pan in 500F oven for 30 minutes or more. Meanwhile, spread figs on sheet pan or tray; drizzle with olive oil and honey, then season with salt and black pepper. Set aside. Then, on 12×12-inch piece of parchment paper with lightly floured rolling pin, roll pizza dough to about 1/4-inch thick. Brush generousely with olive oil and spread caramelized shallots over all. Arrange sliced figs about 1/2-inch apart on top of shallots and season lightly with salt and black pepper. Sprinkle goat cheese evenly over all. Transfer pizza to preheated stone and bake, 10 to 15 minutes at 500F or until cheese and edge of crust are lightly browned. Remove from oven and transfer to cutting board; let stand and cool slightly. Then, cut into wedges, and garnish with sliced prosciutto, Parmesan and arugula. Recipe courtesy of the California Fig Advisory Board.