Carol and I love to make homemade biscotti.  Biscotti is the perfect cookie to serve with a cup of coffee or tea.  The batter is simple, usually just eggs, nuts, sugar, flour and flavorings.  

Chocolate batter 

We made two flavors–chocolate and almond.  Here is the batter for the chocolate….

Almond dough 

Almond dough……

Almond loaf 

The batter is separated into two loaves, and baked.

Chocolate loaf 

Chocolate getting ready for the oven..

Cooked loaf almond 

Finished almond loaves…

Toasting almond 

After the loaves are baked, they are cut into individual cookies, then baked again…

Better cooling rack
Cooling after second baking….

Finished chocolate 

Chocolate just out of the oven.

Finshed almond and chocolate 

Here are the recipes…

chocolate biscotti