Italian gourmet almond, fig, pistachio and sesame cookies baked and shipped from our bakery in Italy to you; all natural, fresh, and baked to order. Great Italian recipes!
What's New?   Our Italian cookies   Order your Italian cookies!   People are talking!   Try our almonds   Take a tour of our Italian bakery   Italian and Sicilian recipes   Shipping   Adriana's customer service   Italian resources
For Italian and Sicilian recipes and the latest holiday specials, subscribe to the CookiesFromItaly.com newsletter:
Subscribe Unsubscribe

Recommended

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Recipe Feeds
 
Follow Adriana on FB:
adriana's italian and sicilian recipes
Orange and Almond Biscotti
Orange and Almond Biscotti
(Biscotti di Mandorle e Arancia)
 
 
Ingredients:

6 ounces blanched whole almonds
4 teaspoons candied orange, finely chopped
1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
2 large eggs, beaten
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
Zest Of 1 orange
2 tablespoons orange juice 

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350F.

Mix together the flour, sugar and baking powder.

In a separate bowl, mix together the eggs, candied peel, zest, and orange juice.

Mix the dry ingredients into the egg mixture until mixed, then add the almonds.

Pour onto a lightly floured surface and using floured hands gently knead for a minute or two and then divide into two pieces.

Shape each piece into a log and place the logs onto a lightly greased baking sheets.

Bake for about 20 minutes until lightly browned.

Cool ten minutes, then slice the logs with a serrated knife into 1/2 inch slices.

Lay these slices cut side down and then return to the oven to bake another 5 minutes.

Cool, then store in an airtight container. Makes about 20-24 biscotti.

That's it!
Subscribe to the CookiesFromItaly.com
Free Newsletter!
 
The weekly newsletter provides hard to find Sicilian and Italian recipes, holiday specials, the latest updates on our company, special "members only" offers and much more.
 
Read Adriana's Back Issues.
Fill in the form to 
subscribe to the newsletter:
Your E-mail address:
Subscribe Unsubscribe
Please check your e-mail address and make sure it is correct.
Print this recipe!  Send this recipe to a friend!
 
recipes
"Updated weekly!"
 
bullet

Antipasti

bullet

Beef

bullet

Bread

bullet

Desserts

bullet

Egg

bullet

Lamb

bullet

Pasta

bullet

Polenta

bullet

Pork

bullet

Poultry

bullet

Rabbit

bullet

Risotto

bullet

Salads

bullet

Sauces

bullet

Seafoods

bullet

Soups

bullet

Vegetables

Need More Recipes?
Sign up for more recipes from our Italian affiliates:
Oregano From Italy