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Chocolate Dipped Orange Biscotti

Chocolate Dipped Orange Biscotti Recipe

Description

A delightful combination of chocolate and orange. A perfect cookie for any occasion.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup white sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 egg white
  • ½ cup chopped almonds
  • 2 tablespoons orange zest
  • 4 (1 ounce) squares bittersweet chocolate

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a cookie sheet.
  2. In a medium bowl, stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Beat in the egg and egg white, then mix in almonds and orange zest. Knead dough by hand until mixture forms a smooth ball.
  3. Roll the dough into a log about 10 inches long; place on the prepared cookie sheet. Press down, or roll with a rolling pin, until log is 6 inches wide.
  4. Bake for 25 minutes in preheated oven. After baking, cool on a rack. With a serrated knife, cut into 1 inch slices. Place slices, cut side down, back onto the baking sheet.
  5. Return them to the oven for an additional 20 to 25 minutes; turning over half way through the baking. Melt the chocolate over a double boiler or in the microwave oven. Allow chocolate to cool but not harden before dipping one side of the biscotti into it. Place cookies on wire racks, chocolate side up, until cool and dry.

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Nutritional Information

Chocolate Dipped Orange Biscotti

Servings Per Recipe: 10
Calories: 184.2
% Daily Value *
protein: 8 %
carbohydrates: 9 %
exchange other carbs:
dietary fiber: 8 %
sugars:
fat: 11 %
saturated fat: 13 %
cholesterol: 6 %
vitamin a iu: 1 %
niacin equivalents: 12 %
vitamin b6: 1 %
vitamin c: 3 %
folate: 7 %
calcium: 3 %
iron: 5 %
magnesium: 6 %
potassium: 3 %
sodium: 5 %
thiamin: 11 %
calories from fat:
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
**Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
(-)Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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