The bergamot fruit is not edible raw but an essential oil extracted from its aromatic peel is used to flavor confectionery, tea, as well as ACAIA olive oil. Add bergamot to your fruit cake recipes in place of candied fruit or add a teaspoon of syrup to your favorite tea.

The fig spoon sweet is made using figs that are still green and firm. Figs are rich in minerals including calcium, magnesium, iron and copper, as well as vitamins A, E and K. They are also a great source of fiber. Recognized for their nutritional value by the ancient Greeks, figs were an important part of the diet of Olympic athletes.