This refined spread’s sweet-pungent mix elevates your sandwich from everyday to elegant. Try it with cured meats, ham, roasted or smoked turkey, cheddar cheese, roasted pork, bacon, or on your next grilled cheese to add some kick.

What to buy: Fig jam can be purchased at high-end grocery stores.

This recipe was featured as part of our Sandwich Spreads photo gallery.

  • Yield: 1/3 cup
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Total: Under 5 mins 
  • Active: Under 5 mins 

Ingredients (2)

  • 3 tablespoons fig jam
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard


Combine the fig jam and mustard in a small bowl and stir until evenly incorporated.