Chocolate Cherry Biscotti Recipe

These are perfect for every holiday season. Whether you’re enjoying a hot cup of eggnog or chocolate, this is the treat to pair it with.


Chocolate Cherry Biscotti Recipe

How To Make Chocolate Cherry Biscotti

This chocolate cherry biscotti recipe is a great tandem with your coffee or tea. Crispy biscotti with chocolate chips and cherries for a perfect tea time any day.

Prep: 30 mins
Cook: 40 mins
Total: 1 hr 10 mins
Makes:

Ingredients

  • ½ cup butter, softened
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 tsp almond extract
  • 3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • ½ cup candied cherries, chopped
  • ½ cup mini semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • ½ cup white chocolate, chopped

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a large cookie sheet.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar using an electric mixer set on Low until smooth. Beat in the eggs one at a time until well incorporated, then stir in the almond extract.
  3. Combine the flour and baking powder together. Stir into the creamed mixture until well blended. Fold in candied cherries and mini chocolate chips.
  4. Apply flour on both hands and, shape the dough into two 10 inch long loaves. Place rolls 5 inches apart on the prepared cookie sheet and flatten each into 3 inch portions.
  5. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, or until set and light golden brown. Take the cookie sheet out of the oven and cool for 10 minutes.
  6. With a serrated knife, cut loaves diagonally into ½ inch slices. Arrange slices cut side down on ungreased cookie sheets.
  7. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes, or until bottoms begin to brown. Flip to the other side, and bake an additional 5 minutes, or until brown and crisp. Let cool to room temperature.
  8. Melt white chocolate in the microwave, stirring every 20 to 30 seconds until smooth. Drizzle the melted chocolate on cookies before serving.
  9. Store leftovers in tightly sealed container and keep in the fridge.

Nutrition

  • Sugar: 8g
  • :
  • Calcium: 25mg
  • Calories: 119kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 17g
  • Cholesterol: 21mg
  • Fat: 5g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Potassium: 40mg
  • Protein: 2g
  • Saturated Fat: 3g
  • Sodium: 57mg
  • Vitamin A: 100IU
Nutrition Disclaimer
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Replying to