Figs are the fruit of love so serve this up for that someone special.
6 small fresh figs
30 g (1 oz) ginger in syrup, plus 1 teaspoon syrup
625 ml (2 ½ cups) milk
2 teaspoons natural vanilla extract (essence)
ice cubes, to serve
Blend the figs, ginger, syrup, milk and vanilla in a blender until smooth. Serve over ice. Make 2 large glasses.