Triple your chocolate satisfaction with
this unique biscotti recipe.
- 1 3/4 cups (11.5-ounce package) NESTLÉ®
TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chunks - divided use
2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup packed light brown sugar
1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter, softened
2 large eggs
1 1/2 teaspoons almond extract
1 cup slivered almonds, toasted
- Preheat oven to 325ºF (160ºC).
Grease baking sheet.
- Microwave 2/3 cup chunks in uncovered,
microwave-safe bowl on HIGH (100%) power for 45 seconds; STIR.
The chunks may retain some of their original shape. If necessary,
microwave at additional 10 to 15-second intervals, stirring just
until chunks are melted.
- Combine flour, baking powder and salt
in small bowl. Beat sugar and butter in large bowl until light
and fluffy. Add eggs and almond extract; beat until combined.
Stir in melted chocolate. Gradually stir in flour mixture. Stir
in nuts and 1/2 cup chunks.
- Shape dough with floured hands on prepared
baking sheet into 12 x 3-inch log; round top.
- Bake for 40 minutes or until slightly
firm to the touch and cracked on top. Cool on baking sheet for
10 minutes. Slide log onto cutting board and cut into 18 even
slices. Return to baking sheet cut-side-down. Bake for an additional
10 to 15 minutes or until firm. Remove to wire rack to cool completely.
- Place remaining chunks in small, heavy-duty
plastic bag. Microwave on HIGH (100%) power for 30 to 45 seconds;
knead. Cut a tiny corner from bag and drizzle over cooled biscotti.
Let stand until drizzle is set. Store in airtight container at
Makes 18 biscotti.
Preparation Time: 15 mins
Cooking Time: 50 mins
Nutritional Information Per Serving: Calories:
250 Calories from Fat: 100 Total Fat: 12 g Saturated Fat: 5 g
Cholesterol: 30 mg Sodium: 120 mg Carbohydrates: 34 g Dietary
Fiber: 2 g Sugars: 18 g Protein: 4 g
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of Nestlé® and Meals.com, used with permission.