Cranberry-Orange Biscotti

Dried cranberries and orange peel partner in a classic twice-baked cookie made for dunking.

  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 55 min
  • Servings 40

Ingredients

2/3
cup sugar
1/2
cup vegetable oil
1
tablespoon grated orange peel
1 1/2
teaspoons vanilla
2
eggs
2 1/2
cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
3/4
cup dried cranberries, coarsely chopped
1
teaspoon baking powder
1/4
teaspoon baking soda
1/4
teaspoon salt

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, stir together sugar, oil, orange peel, vanilla and eggs. Stir in remaining ingredients.
  • 2 Place dough on lightly floured surface. Knead until smooth. On ungreased cookie sheet, shape half of dough at a time into 10x3-inch rectangle.
  • 3 Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool on cookie sheet 15 minutes. Cut rectangle crosswise into 1/2-inch slices. Turn slices cut sides down on cookie sheet.
  • 4 Bake about 15 minutes longer, turning once, until crisp and light brown. Immediately remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.

Expert Tips

Heap biscotti in a fun coffee mug or latte cup for tasty gift giving.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
80
(
Calories from Fat
30),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3g
3%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
40mg
40%;
Total Carbohydrate
11g
11%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
5g
5%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.