Definition of "biscotti" [biscotti]

  • A hard, usually nut-flavored biscuit, derived from the Tuscan cantucci (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "biscotti" in a sentence
  • "Translating literally to "twice cooked," the word biscotti refers to the crunchy, twice-baked logs that lend themselves so well to dipping in espresso, a warm latte or even wine."
  • "It's time for the desserts, biscotti is Italian for cookies."
  • "I chose a recipe for pecan and raisin biscotti from an old Christmas cookbook of mine to modify for the "scratch" cookie counterpart, which made 24 cookies."