The holidays are the perfect time for one of the most delicious flavor combinations peppermint and chocolate. Luckily they are also delicious when added to a great cup of coffee, coincidence? I think not. This Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe is perfect for hoarding sharing with friends and family, or packaged up in a clear cellophane treat bag tucked inside a pretty mug and given as a gift. Another great peppermint recipe to add to your list of peppermint recipes, is how to make peppermint bark with oreos! A great treat that everyone will love!

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This Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe is perfect for hoarding sharing with friends and family, or packaged up in a clear cellophane treat bag tucked inside a pretty mug and given as a gift.

Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe

Ingredients for Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup granulated sugar
½ cup cocoa powder
1  tsp. baking powder
½  cup milk chocolate chips
1 tsp. salt
6 Tbsp. butter, softened
2 eggs large
1 ½ tsp. peppermint extract

Crushed peppermint for dipping or sprinkling
additional  ¼ cup chocolate chips for drizzling

easy recipe for Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti

Directions for Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe
Preheat your oven to 375°
Line baking sheet with parchment paper or spray lightly.
Cream  butter and sugar until well mixed.
Add eggs, one at a time,  and then peppermint to combine.
In a separate bowl mix flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, and salt.
Add flour mixture a ¼ cup at a time to wet ingredients until just combined.
Fold in chocolate chips.
Flour hands well, place dough on prepared sheet, forming a log shape about 10” long by 4” wide.
Bake for 27-30 minutes, remove from oven and let rest for 5 minutes.
Cut ¾” slices and lay each cut side down, place back in the oven and back for an additional 10-15 minutes until crisp.
Remove from oven and place on a cooling rack, allowing to cool completely.
Melt additional chocolate chips in the microwave in 30-second increments, stirring each time until melted.
Drizzle melted chocolate over biscotti and sprinkle with crushed peppermint.
Allow chocolate to harden then store in an airtight container for up to a week.

Chocolate Biscotti Recipe

 

Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe

Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe

Ingredients

  • Ingredients for Peppermint Chocolate Biscotti Recipe
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • ½ cup cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • ½ cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 6 Tbsp. butter, softened
  • 2 eggs large
  • 1 ½ tsp. peppermint extract
  • Crushed peppermint for dipping or sprinkling
  • additional ¼ cup chocolate chips for drizzling

Instructions

  • Preheat your oven to 375°
  • Line baking sheet with parchment paper or spray lightly.
  • Cream butter and sugar until well mixed.
  • Add eggs, one at a time, and then peppermint to combine.
  • In seperate bowl mix flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, and salt.
  • Add flour mixture a ¼ cup at a time to wet ingredients until just combined.
  • Fold in chocolate chips.
  • Flour hands well, place dough on prepared sheet, forming a log shape about 10” long by 4” wide.
  • Bake for 27-30 minutes, remove from oven and let rest for 5 minutes.
  • Cut ¾” slices and lay each cut side down, place back in the oven and back for an additonal 10-15 minutes until crisp.
  • Remove from oven and place on a cooling rack, allowing to cool completely.
  • Melt additional chocolate chips in the microwave in 30 second increments, stirring each time until melted.
  • Drizzle melted chocolate over biscotti and sprinkle with crushed peppermint.
  • Allow chocolate to harden then store in an airtight container for up to a week.

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    As you can probably tell by now, I love peppermint!

    Why not check out some of my other awesome peppermint recipes:

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    3. White Chocolate Peppermint Bark Recipe

    4. How to make Peppermint Bark- With Oreos

    5. Copycat Starbucks Peppermint Mocha ­Recipe

    6. Peppermint Cookie Recipes With Hershey Kisses

    7. Peppermint Cheesecake Parfait No Bake Recipe

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