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Double chocolate biscotti

December 3, 2015 Recipes

Number of Servings: 24

Ingredients

  • ¾ cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons sugar substitute
  • 3 tablespoons packed brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 egg whites, lightly beaten
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon chocolate syrup
  • ½ cup puffed wheat cereal
  • 4 teaspoons sliced almonds

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper and set aside.

Combine flour, sugar substitute, brown sugar, cocoa, baking powder, and salt in a medium bowl. Melt butter in small saucepan and pour into small bowl. Stir in chocolate syrup and egg whites. Stir butter mixture into flour mixture to form a stiff dough. Stir in cereal.

Turn dough out onto prepared cookie sheet; shape into 12x2-inch log. Press almonds onto log.

Bake 20–25 minutes or until firm. Let cool completely on wire rack.

Reduce the oven temperature to 300 degrees. Using serrated knife, cut loaf into ½-inch-thick diagonal slices. Place slices, cut sides down, on cookie sheet. Bake biscotti 10 minutes. Turn slices; bake 10 minutes more. Cool completely on wire racks.

Nutrition information

Calories: 38
Fat: 2 grams
Protein: 1 gram
Carbohydrates: 6 grams
Cholesterol: 3 milligrams
Fiber: 1 gram
Sodium: 58 milligrams