Sweet Cherry Biscotti

Sweet Cherry Biscotti Recipe

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Jo Beth Hartz


My husband and I love these for breakfast with coffee and hot tea. Yummy.


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Makes about 3 dozen cookies
30 Min
45 Min


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3/4 c
1/4 c
olive oil
2 tsp
finely shredded orange peel
1 Tbsp
orange juice, fresh
1 1/2 tsp
2 1/2 c
all-purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1 c
coarsely chopped dried sweet cherries
egg white
1 Tbsp
coarse sugar

How to Make Sweet Cherry Biscotti


  • 1Preheat oven to 350F. Lightly grease large cookie sheet. In a large bowl, combine granulated sugar, and eggs. Beat with electric mixer on high speed for 2 minutes. Add olive oil, orange peel, orange juice and vanilla, beating on low speed until combined.
  • 2In medium bowl, combine 2 cups of flour, the baking powder and 1/4 tsp salt. Gradually add flour mixture to egg mixture, beating on low speed until combined. Stir in cherries and remaining 1/2 cup flour.
  • 3Turn dough out onto lightly floured surface; divide in half. Using lightly floured hands shape each portion into an 8 inch long loaf. Place loaves 3-4 inches apart on cookie sheet; flatten loaves slightly until about 2 inches wide.
  • 4In small bowl, combine egg white and water, beating until frothy. Brush over tops and sides of loaves. Sprinkle with coarse sugar. Bake in pre-heated oven 25-30 minutes. Cool on cookie sheet on wire rack for 15 minutes.
  • 5Reduce oven temperature to 300F. Transfer loaves to cutting board. Using a serrated knife, cut each loaf diagnonally into 1/2 inch thick slices. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 8 minutes. Turn slices over and bake for 8-9 minutes. Transfer cookies to wire rack; let cool.

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About Sweet Cherry Biscotti

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: Italian

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