Yield: 18

Chocolate Peppermint Biscotti

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Additional Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour

Chocolate Biscotti flavored with peppermint is just the thing to make your Christmas breakfasts shine! Pour a cup of coffee and open presents while you enjoy a tasty Chocolate Peppermint Biscotti.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 Tbsp hot water
  • 3 large eggs
  • ½ tsp peppermint extract
  • 1 Tbsp instant coffee
  • 2 cups all-purpose flourr + 2 Tbsp, divided
  • ¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder + 2 Tbsp, divided
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ¼ tsp kosher salt
  • 11 oz white chocolate morsels
  • 6 peppermint candy canes, crushed

Instructions

  1. In mixer, beat sugar, hot water, eggs, instant coffee and peppermint extract together until smooth and creamy. Slowly add in 2 cups flour, ¾ cup cocoa, baking soda and salt.
  2. Batter will be very sticky. Line two cookie sheets with silpat or parchment paper. In small bowl mix 2 Tbsp of cocoa powder with 2 Tbsp flour.
  3. Divide dough in half and sprinkle parchment with flour/cocoa mixture. With hands, press dough into two rectangles, about 4 in by 10 in (and ¼ inch high).
  4. Bake in a 350 degree oven for about 15-20 minutes. Remove and let cool 10-15 minutes. Slice rectangles into ½inch to ¾ inch wide slices. Lay each slice on it’s side and put back in the oven (on the parchment lined baking sheet) for an additional 15 minutes.
  5. Remove from oven and allow to cool completely on wire rack.
  6. Melt white chocolate morsels according to package directions, Spread bottoms of each biscotti with white chocolate then dip into the crushed candy canes. Allow to set, about one hour. Makes about 18 large biscotti. Enjoy!

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

18

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 155Total Fat: 6gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 35mgSodium: 130mgCarbohydrates: 23gFiber: 0gSugar: 22gProtein: 2g

*Nutrition facts are an estimate and not guaranteed to be accurate. Please see a registered dietitian for special diet advice.

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