oh my goodness, if you want fig recipes, get a book by Maggie Beer. she's a local "celebrity" cook, i used to work in her factory and by gosh does that woman love figs. while i worked there i made fig jam, fig paste, fig vinno cotto, fig and fennal paste, and she does alot of savoury fig dishes too... mmm.... www.maggiebeer.com. au
is her website, there might be some figgie badn... err, goodness on there.