How to Bake Lemon Biscotti

by Samantha Selph

Biscotti is a crunchy twice baked Italian cookie that are usually lemon or cranberry flavored. WARNING: These are dangerously delicious!!!


  • 1 ¾ Cups Flour
  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • ½ Teaspoons Baking powder
  • ¼ Teaspoons Salt
  • 4 Tablespoons Cold butter
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 Teaspoon Lemon extract
  • 1 Teaspoon Lemon zest
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Gather your ingredients.

    Step 2

    Add flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt into a electric mixing bowl

    Step 3

    Mix well

    Step 4

    Add butter into the bowl

    Step 5

    Then add the eggs. I lightly whisked them in a bowl before adding them into the mixing bowl

    Step 6

    Mix till crumbly

    Step 7

    Like this!!!!

    Step 8

    Add your lemon extract and lemon zest in now

    Step 9

    Zesting time!!!! It smells so good!!

    Step 10

    The mix should start to stick away from the bowl and become somewhat like a dough

    Step 11

    When you lift the mixer the dough should stick to the blade

    Step 12

    Add cooking spray on the pans cause they might stick to the pan

    Step 13

    Dumb the dough on the sprayed pans

    Step 14

    Separate in half

    Step 15

    This is how you form a biscotti. It might take awhile

    Step 16

    Place in the oven and bake for 20-25 minutes or until edges start to crisp. It is ok if they spread

    Step 17

    Grab a knife like this or something similar if you don't own one

    Step 18

    Let biscotti cool for a few minutes

    Step 19

    Slice the cookies diagonally

    Step 20

    Flip them on their sides

    Step 21

    Put in the oven for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown

    Step 22

    Grab some chocolate candy melts (any colors you want)

    Step 23

    Melt chocolate in the microwave for 30 second intervals and cut a small hole at the corner of the bag

    Step 24

    Drizzle melted chocolate into biscotti

    Step 25

    Let chocolate air dry until hard

    Step 26


    Step 27

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