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Mama Carps Turtle Biscotti

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I LOOOVE anything with chocolate, caramel, pecans & sea salt!!! These “twice baked” cookies are the bomb! Great with your morning coffee or an afternoon snack – these make great gifts as they keep well for shipping!!

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon good vanilla
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup Kraft caramel bits
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/2 cup chocolate for drizzle
  • Fleur De Sel (French sea salt)

preheat oven to 350 degrees

In a bowl add flour, baking powder & salt- set aside.

In a stand mixer, cream butter and sugar- add eggs and vanilla; blend well.

Add flour mixture just until incorporated; add in caramel bits, chocolate chips & pecans. With a parchment paper covered cookie sheet- form dough into a log approximately 4” X 16”. Bake for 25 minutes- cool for 15 minutes. With serrated knife cut log into 1/2” slices. Bake biscotti 5 minutes more on each side. Melt chocolate in small baggie in microwave- snip corner of baggie and drizzle chocolate over cooled biscotti; sprinkle with Fleur De Sel (big flakes of sea salt) Let set up on counter then store them in container separating layers with parchment paper.

* gift ideas- present them in a plastic gift bag with bow and cute tag, or make your own basket with coffee, a mug and a good read. They keep well and are great for freezing and shipping- enjoy!!

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