Brie & Fig Grilled Cheese on Cinnamon Raisin Bread served w/Crisp Lardons, seared in Sage Butter, drizzled with Raw Honey

Prepared by Chef Janet Puttie

INGREDIENTS (serves 1)

2 tbsp Ghee
2 leaves sage
2 slices cinnamon raisin bread
2 tbsp fig spread
5 semi-thin slices brie
1 slice lardon, halved
1/4 cup arugula
1 tsp raw honey, warmed
1 pinch sea salt
1 pinch freshly ground black pepper



  1. Bake lardons on parchment lined sheet tray, at 350 (degrees) for 20 minutes.
  2. Heat pan for 2 minutes on medium heat, add ghee and sage.
  3. Assemble sandwich, spread fig on insides, layer cheese, then lardon.
  4. Turn heat to medium-low, add sandwich to pan and toast for 3 mins on each side.
  5. Remove from pan, drizzle with honey, slice, garnish with arugula and serve.