POPSUGAR Food Poll Do You Like Fig Newtons? by Food 1/16/08 2 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest Today is National Fig Newton Day, and I want to know what you think of the snackable cookies. As a child I really enjoyed them, but haven't had one in years. I might have to remedy that today, how about you? Source Read More FigsFig NewtonsHistoryCookiesPoll Cookies Million-Layer Bars Satisfy So Many Cravings at Once Why Peruvian Alfajores Take Me Back to My Roots — and the Best Recipe You'll Ever Find Get Your Pumpkin Fix With These Low-Carb Cookies 7 Limited-Edition Oreo Flavors We Wish Were Always on Shelves POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get Inspired With Our Living Newsletter Personalize DIY Home Tech Love and Sex Vegetarian Food Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. HappyKate 7 years love them! I use to eat them all the time with my father! Jinx 7 years Surprisingly, This weekend, I read that figs are the sweetest fruit, with 55 % sugar content. :jawdrop: Hanahin 7 years LOVE THEM .. SO Yummy :drool: artsyvixen 7 years i like the fig newtons... but i really miss the apple ones. they were my fav. as a child i hated them all though. 4BYRDS 7 years I love them! I might try to find a recipe for homemade ones and make them soon. insanitypepper 7 years I like Fig Newtons, but I'd rather have fresh figs. Or whole dried figs! juliegal 7 years yum! outofhere 7 years Yum, love the raspberry ones the best! msshellokitty 7 years I've had them before but I didn't like them. lexichloe 7 years Sometimes. I never think about them until I'm offered one. I eat it, like it, and wonder why... veronicaraye 7 years I haven't had one in years..but yes, w/ milk emalove 7 years No, I really don't care for them... GlowingMoon 7 years Yuck, I don't them. I like actual figs, though. wackdoodle 7 years Yeah I love em - grew up with em. Never know what the heck a fig was. Now I found a healthier fig newton at WF market - no wheat, no fat, no sugar but tastes the same as the original. verily 7 years I LOVE fig newtons. I gobbled them up as a kid. Never had a fresh fig until I was in my 20s, sad but true. TuTuLaRoo 7 years Yum! The apple ones are so good! I love them all! Too bad they have such a high caloric content. Marci 7 years Gee, they have their own day?? I'd better go out and buy some. I LOVE them fresh out of the package, but lose interest in them once the air hits them and they get a bit drier (dryer?). Sunshine-in-Seattle 7 years I never really thought that people didn't like them. They've always been a staple and are super yummy! I do only like the Fig ones though the Strawberry are too sweet. Babychloe 7 years I love the kind you find at the health food store in flavors other than fig. MayorMolly 7 years i love love love fig newtons! jgulli3 7 years Yum, love them! Kate-Marie 7 years I always have them for a snack after I donate blood. The mini ones made with whole grains are my favorite. Molly 7 years Named after my hometown of Newton, MA. Holla! Princesskitty22 7 years :yum: bigestivediscuit 7 years Totally forgot about these!! I am going to get myself a box today!