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Maple Walnut Biscotti

Author: PJ Hamel

Maple Walnut Biscotti Recipe

Crunchy and satisfying with a pure maple flavor, these sturdy cookies are easy to pack and transport, making them ideal for gifting.

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Yield
30 biscotti
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Ingredients

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Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a large baking sheet or line with parchment.
  2. Place the walnuts in a single layer on the baking sheet and bake for 8 to 10 minutes, until light golden brown and fragrant. Remove from the oven and let cool on a rack.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, beat together the eggs, granulated and brown sugars, maple syrup, and maple flavor. Add the melted butter and mix until smooth.
  4. Stir in the flour, baking powder, and salt until combined, then add the nuts.
  5. Divide the dough in half and, using wet hands, shape each half into a rectangle about 12˝ long, 3˝ wide, and 1/2˝ thick. Sprinkle the top of each rectangle with a tablespoon of the maple sugar.
  6. Bake for 30 minutes, until light golden brown and firmly set. Remove from the oven and let cool on the pan for 10 to 15 minutes.
  7. Carefully transfer the baked logs to a cutting board and, using a serrated knife, cut the baked dough on a slight diagonal into 1/2˝-thick slices. Saw the knife back and forth instead of pressing down, to keep the cookies from crumbling.
  8. Place the slices close together, standing upright on the baking sheet. Return to the oven and bake for another 20 to 25 minutes, until the sides begin to brown. Remove from the oven and let cool on the baking sheet on a rack.
  9. Store airtight at room temperature; they'll stay good for weeks.
  10. Yield: about 2 1/2 dozen biscotti

Nutrition Information

  • Serving Size 1 biscotti, 28g
  • Servings Per Batch 30
Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories 122
  • Calories from Fat 54
  • Total Fat 6g
  • Saturated Fat 2g
  • Trans Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 15mg
  • Sodium 38mg
  • Total Carbohydrate 15g
  • Dietary Fiber 1g
  • Sugars 7g
  • Protein 2g

* The nutrition information provided for this recipe is determined by the ESHA Genesis R&D software program. Substituting any ingredients may change the posted nutrition information.