Double Dark-Chocolate and Ginger Biscotti

The sweet spiciness of the crystallized ginger in these cookies complements the richness of the dark chocolate. Cooking tip: Avoid getting water in the chocolate mixture while it's melting, or the chocolate will seize up and become granular and clumpy, ultimately making it difficult to work with. Per serving: 84 calories; 1 g protein; 4 g fat; 10 g carbs; 1 g fiber Prep: 25 Minutes Total: 1 hour 25 minutes, plus cooling time
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Ingredients

  • Makes 2 1/2 dozen

  • 1

    cup all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled

  • 1/3

    cup unsweetened cocoa powder

  • 1 1/2

    teaspoons baking powder

  • 1/4

    teaspoon salt

  • 1

    large egg, plus 1 large egg yolk

  • 1/2

    cup sugar

  • 1

    teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 1/4

    cup canola oil

  • 1/2

    cup walnuts, coarsely chopped

  • 3

    ounces dark chocolate, coarsely chopped (1/2 cup)

  • 1/4

    cup finely chopped crystallized ginger

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper. In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, and salt until well combined; set aside. In the large bowl of an electric mixer, beat egg, egg yolk, and sugar until light and fluffy; beat in the vanilla and oil until well combined. With the mixer on low, beat in dry ingredients until combined. Fold in walnuts, chocolate, and ginger with a rubber spatula (dough will be stiff). With moistened hands shape the dough into 2 logs, each about 9 inches long and 2 1/2 inches wide. Bake until set on top, about 20 minutes. Cool 10 minutes in pan. Reduce oven temperature to 325 degrees. Transfer logs to a cutting board and, with a serrated knife, cut each log on the diagonal into 16 slices, each 1/2 inch thick. Bake until crisp, about 20 minutes, turning the biscotti over midway through. Cool 5 minutes on a baking sheet, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely. Store in an airtight container for up to a week.

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