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3 Oct

Fig Tart in a Hazelnut Crust

Mark’s Daily Apple reader Vanessa submitted this Primal Blueprint recipe video as her entry to this year’s Primal Blueprint Recipe Video contest. This is one in a series of recipe videos, workout videos, Grokfeasts and other contest submissions that will be published all week long. View them all and vote for your favorites later this week. Grok on!

You want comments? We got comments:

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  1. I will be voting for you! Looks delicious and perfect for Fall.

    Ann wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  2. Loved the music…great production.

    Jeff wrote on October 3rd, 2011
    • I totally agree, great job!

      Chase wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  3. That looked so good. I love figs. I use to make fig jam every year. Now I will make this yummy looking pie.

    Joni W wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  4. looks delicious! can stevia or xylitol be used instead of honey?

    Gayle wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  5. Okay…looking forward to seeing other entries.

    John wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  6. This is a well-shot and well-edited video. I can’t wait to try the recipe. Thanks!

    Chuck Grimmett wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  7. scheduled for this weekend’s treat… yum! and I love the shameless plug at the end… you go girl!

    Michele wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  8. Fantastic job on the video! I totally loved the music, the conciseness, the recipe displayed at the beginning and the tart looks just beautiful. Early days yet, but this one is my absolute favourite so far. Hope you win!

    alley cat wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  9. That was the first cooking video I ever watched all the way through. Great job.

    Samantha Moore wrote on October 3rd, 2011
  10. Thank you all for the kind words! I do take pride in food, cooking and making videos and hope that came across. :)

    Vanessa wrote on October 4th, 2011
  11. Excellent recipe! Someday I will definitely try this! YUMMM!!

    gilliebean wrote on October 5th, 2011
  12. This fig tart not only looks delicious, but seems simple to make and is beautifully presented! The video is really well made – I love the music, the directions on the screen, and even the bloopers! I’m going to make this fig tart for my friends soon! Hope you win!

    Jane wrote on October 5th, 2011
  13. This looks great! Bet my little boy would love it too

    Lindsay wrote on October 5th, 2011
  14. MMMMMMMMMMMMesmerizing, Tantalizing
    Makes me lick my lips in anticipation
    Grind my teeth in mastication
    Primally Delicious
    Primally Nutritious
    On the tongue it is sweet
    Guilt-free when we eat
    Primal is no sin
    I hope your video will win!

    The Poet SweetnShameless

    Susan wrote on October 5th, 2011
  15. That was a great video presentation. Makes me want to run out and buy all the ingredients to make that luscious pie right away!!! Keep up the great cooking and baking!

    Fran wrote on October 5th, 2011
  16. Thank you all for the compliments! Please vote for me!!

    Vanessa wrote on October 6th, 2011
  17. Wow! This looks amazing! I think I’ll make it and bring it to a party I’m going to in a few week. :-)

    Jackie wrote on October 6th, 2011
  18. I found some fresh figs at Whole Foods, so I was able to make this recipe today. It’s really awesome! Gorgeous presentation with a delicate, satisfying, unique flavor combination. Delicious! Thank you for sharing!

    Lesley wrote on October 15th, 2011
  19. The video says it is private now, anyway we can get the recipe in words or just make the video public again?

    SonOfGrok wrote on December 29th, 2012

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