Prosciutto Rolls with Goat Cheese, Arugula and Fig Spread

  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 12 servings 1x
  • Category: Appetizer
  • Method: No Cook
  • Cuisine: Italian


  • 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tsp. grated lemon zest
  • 1 tbsp. fresh lemon juice
  • 6 oz. soft goat cheese, at room temperature
  • 23 cloves garlic, peeled and minced
  • 12 slices (not paper-thin) prosciutto, halved crosswise
  • 1/2 cup fig preserves
  • 1/2 bunch arugula, trimmed
  • Freshly ground black pepper


  1. Whisk oil, lemon zest, and lemon juice together in a small bowl and set aside. Mix goat cheese and garlic together in another small bowl and set aside.
  2. Spread a thin layer of the goat cheese mixture on each piece of prosciutto, spread a thin layer of fig preserves over cheese, and top with 1–2 arugula leaves.
  3. Drizzle with some of the lemon vinaigrette and season to taste with pepper.
  4. Roll prosciutto up around filling and arrange on serving platter, seam side down. Garnish with fresh herbs if desired.