Category: Biscotti

Brown Sugar

Print Recipe Brown Sugar Brown sugar is a product that you don’t find too often here in Europe.  I’m not sure exactly why it’s more widely used in American baking recipes more so than here in Europe, but it’s factual that few, if any European baking recipes call for brown sugar.  I began to wonder …

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A New Take on Something Old

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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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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