Corn beef with figs
Corn beef is such a treat and I only buy it on special occasions but if you are going to buy it and make it, make it right! It should be moist and juicy and pink and falling apart in the best of ways!
Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: Meat
Servings: people USA imperial/metric conversion:
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  1. Place corn beef in a large pot, cover with water and boil for 1 hour.
  2. Preheat oven to 350℉. Prepare a wok or large skillet on high heat. Add olive oil and then the onions, garlic, leeks, ginger, spicy pepper, 3 figs and basil. Mix well and let cook for five minutes. Add the rest of the ingredients and mix well.
  3. Add the corn beef WITH it’s water that it has been cooking with until corn beef is covered at least half. Mix well, cover and place in oven.
  4. Cook for 30 minutes and then using metal tongs, turn corn beef over and cook for another 30 minutes. Slice and serve with fresh figs for garnish.
Notes & Tips:

You can also use dried figs for this recipe. The fresh ones are just much more beautiful!