Super Bowl Party
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Adapted from The Olives Table by Todd English

Yield: About 48-50 biscotti

  • cup almonds, toasted and roughly chopped
  • 1 cups all-purpose flour
  • teaspoon baking soda
  • teaspoon baking powder
  • teaspoon salt
  • cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest
  • 1 teaspoons vanilla extract
Preheat the oven to 350F. Lightly butter a cookie sheet. Combine the almonds, flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt in a medium mixing bowl.

In a separate bowl, cream the butter and sugar. Add eggs, one at a time. Add the lemon and orange zest and the vanilla extract. Add the almond mixture to the butter mixture and mix well to combine. (It will feel very sticky). Form the dough into two logs, approximately 8 inches long. Place on the cookie sheet, with at least two inches between them, and bake until they are just beginning to brown, about 20-25 minutes. When the logs are cool enough to handle, thinly slice on the diagonal. Return the biscotti to the oven and bake until crisp and golden brown, about 5 minutes on each side. Store in an airtight container.

Garrett Oliver’s Beer Match:
Stout (Young’s Oatmeal Stout, Sierra Nevada Stout, Samuel Smith’s Oatmeal Stout, Anderson Valley Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout, Rogue Shakespeare Stout)