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This Brandy Almond Biscotti surprises you with the flavors packed into it. For those who loves the strong taste of the deadly combination of brandy, chocolate chips and toasted almonds, this is defintely the dish for you. Try this Brandy Almond Biscotti for once, I bet, you will get a lot of compliments for this one!!
  Toasted chopped almonds 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), melted (1 Stick)
  Brandy 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Eggs 3
  Flour 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Semisweet chocolate chips 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Combine the almonds, sugar, butter, brandy and eggs in a bowl and mix well.
Stir in a mixture of the flour, baking powder and salt.
Knead briefly.
Shape into a long loaf about 2 inches in diameter.
Place on an ungreased cookie sheet.
Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes or until it has a cakelike texture.
Remove from oven and cool for about 15 minutes.
Cut into 1/2 inch slices and arrange cut side down on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake for 20 minutes or until both sides are lightly browned, turning once.
Melt the chocolate chips in the top of a double boiler over boiling water.
Dip each cookie halfway in the melted chocolate and cool on waxed paper.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4776 Calories from Fat 1866

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 209 g322.2%

Saturated Fat 81.2 g405.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 876.3 mg292.1%

Sodium 1404.3 mg58.5%

Total Carbohydrates 625 g208.4%

Dietary Fiber 22.1 g88.5%

Sugars 268.5 g

Protein 88 g176.4%

Vitamin A 70.8% Vitamin C

Calcium 58.9% Iron 136%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Brandy Almond Biscotti Recipe