Category: Biscotti

How to make your own Brown Sugar

I always wondered what is brown sugar. So here we will talk about how to make your own brown sugar using raw organic sugar and black-strap molasses. Brown Sugar history Brown sugar has been a part of our lives since Columbus brought it back from his travels in the 1400’s. By the mid 1500’s, sugar …

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A New Take on Something Old

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My original biscotti recipe, a recipe passed down in my family now 4 generations,  is a recipe which didn’t require tweaking, however, I was feeling a bit creative today.  I decided to make a modern version of the Biscotti simply by adding Chia seeds.  In my mind, I was making the ‘Power Biscotti”.   The Chia …

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Biscotti

Source:  Nonna (my grandmother) 1980’s Print Recipe Biscotti My mom has been making these hard, Italian cookies for as long as I’ve been around. Over the years, I have been able to enjoy biscotti cookies from my nonna, my aunties, and other Italian friends. One great biscotti memory was from a wonderful old Italian friend …

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