Your online resource

for all things culinary


HOME Search this Site All Recipes Special Sections Articles &  Resources Kitchen Equipment Food & Health Growing Food Directories

Missing an Ingredient ? UKFoodOnline.co.uk

Orange Almond Biscotti Recipe

By

Veg Italian CD CBF 80mins

An easy to make biscotti which is excellent served with coffee or sweet wine and perfect for dunking.

Yield:
Makes 20-24
Total time:
1 hour 20 mins

Recipe Tags: Cold  Vegetarian  Fruit Nuts Baked Fayre pastries teatime  Pastries  Teatime  Baked Fayre   Italy  Europe  

 

Ingredients
50g/2oz Butter or Margarine (softened)
100g/4oz Sugar
2 Eggs
225g/8oz Self Raising Flour
teasp Salt
50g/2oz Ground Almonds
The grated Zest and Juice of 1 large Orange

 

Instructions

 

1. Preheat the oven to 190C, 375F, Gas Mark 5 and line a a large baking tray with parchment or baking paper.

2. Place all the ingredients  in a large mixing bowl and beat together with a wooden spoon until the mixture starts to form a stiff dough.

3.  Turn the mixture onto a very well floured work surface, divide into two portions and form each portion into a cylinder about 24cm/8-inches long.

4. Place both cylinders on the prepared baking tray, spaced well apart, flatten slightly so they no more than 2.5cm/1-inch thick then bake in the oven for 25 minutes.

5. Remove from the oven and allow to cool on a wire rack for about 5 minutes. Reduce the oven temperature to 150C/300F, Gas Mark 2.

 

6. Transfer each cylinder to a cutting board and using a serrated knife, cut diagonally into slices no more than 2.5cm/1-inch thick. Place cut sides down on the baking tray and bake for 10 minutes.

 

7. Remove from the oven, turn the biscuits over and bake for a further 10 minutes. Transfer to a wire tray and allow to completely cool before serving.

End of instructions

 Follow us 

Share 

 

 

Main Equipment required to make this Recipe

 

Baking Tray

Parchment Paper

Mixing Bowl

Serrated Knife

   

 

 Sign up for Free E-Mailings

Still not found what you're looking for?

 

 

Try our search facility. Type in your main ingredient (s) or what you have available and allow us to whisk you up a recipe in seconds!

 

 

Related Recipes

Cake Recipes 

Bread/ Bun Recipes

Biscuit/Cookies/Pastries

 

 International Recipes |  Special Diets  |  Reference Pages  |   Conversion Charts  |  History of  Food   |  Ingredients   |  Table Settings  | UK Food Shopping Directory |  Videos 
 

About Us  |  Contact Us  |    Private Privacy  |   Media Resources  |  Links  |  Sitemap  |  Printing Recipes  |   Abbreviations on this site  

 

This Web Site was designed and created by Recipes4us.co.uk. Copyright 2000 to date [Recipes4us] All rights reserved.

 Some Photos www.fotolia.co.uk