Sous Vide Balsamic-Fig Jam

Anova Culinary

Most cheese lovers always have some variation of balsamic-fig jam on hand at all times. It’s the perfect accompaniment to a variety of soft and hard cheeses. Now, with the Anova Sous Vide Precision Cooker, you can easily make your own Balsamic-Fig Jam at home - and it's absolutely delicious.


Emily Farris and Jeff Akin

Emily Farris and Jeff Akin are Feed Me Creative — a culinary content studio in Kansas City's historic West Bottoms that specializes in recipe development, food styling, and photography. (We're also really good eaters!)

Prep Time: 00:10

Recipe Time: 02:00

Temperature : 190F / 87.8C



  1. Set the Anova Sous Vide Precision Cooker to 190°F (87°C).
  2. Combine all the ingredients in a large zipper lock or vacuum seal bag. Seal the bag using the water immersion technique or a vacuum sealer on the moist setting. Place in the water bath and set the timer for 2 hours.

Finishing Steps

  1. When the timer goes off, remove the bag from the water bath. Transfer the jam to a bowl and smash any large pieces of fig with a spatula.
  2. Store, refrigerated, in an air-tight container for up to three weeks.