Banana Bread Biscotti

Banana Bread Biscotti

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 24
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 83.2
  • Total Fat: 2.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 8.9 mg
  • Sodium: 47.5 mg
  • Total Carbs: 13.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.6 g
  • Protein: 1.7 g

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If you love banana bread then you'll love this banana biscotti. If you love banana bread then you'll love this banana biscotti.
Number of Servings: 24


    1 3/4 cups flour
    1/2 cup sugar
    1 tsp baking powder
    1/4 tsp salt
    1/2 mashed ripe banana (about 1 banana)
    1 tbsp canola oil
    1 large egg
    1 tsp vanilla
    1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans


-Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
-In a medium bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt; set aside.
-In a large bowl, combine banana, oil, egg and vanilla, and mix until well blended. Add the flour mixture and walnuts to the banana mixture and stir just until combined. If the mixture seems dry, use your hands to mix until the dough comes together.
-Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface, divide in half, and shape each piece into an 8" long log. Place the logs 2"-3" apart on a cookie sheet that has been sprayed with nonstick spray and flatten each into a rectangle that is about 3" wide.
-Bake for 30-35 minutes, until firm and cracked on top. Transfer the log to a wire rack to cool for 15 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 275 degrees F.
-Place the logs on a cutting board, trim the ends and cut each log diagonally into 1/2"-3/4" thick slices with a serrated knife. Place the slices cut side down on a cookie sheet. Return to the oven for 20 minutes, then flip the cookies over and bake for another 20 minutes. Transfer to a wire rack to cool.
-Makes 2 dozen biscotti.

Number of Servings: 24

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MUUSICS.

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  • Incredible!
    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
    This is one my absolute favorite dessert recipes. Excellent drizzled with chocolate and a cup of hot coffee. - 7/28/10

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    These are amazing! I will definitely make them again! I actually made them with sliced almonds and used almond extract instead of vanilla. They are great with coffee! - 1/26/10

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    I love biscotti and have made many kinds. This may very well be my favorite and I am a huge chocolate and coffee fan. You will not regret making this! - 1/9/09

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    This is soooo yum! I used almonds in mine because I didn't have any other sort but its so nice with a cup of tea.
    Would recommend and definately make again! - 11/11/08

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  • Very Good
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Very yummy! It will be a great mid morning snack with my tea. - 2/24/09

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  • Is very good. I sampled before I put in 2nd time for browning each side...I really like these...i might add dried cranberries next time..also put a dab of cinnamon on and substituted agave for sugar for health reasons..did 1/2 the amount also...good recipe to keep! - 6/30/13

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  • Tried this recipe last might. They were good but needed something more. I will make these again but maybe sub chocolate chips instead of walnuts, or maybe more banana. The flavor seemed to get lost when dunked in hot tea. :( sorry! - 6/7/11

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  • I swapped the walnuts with chocolate chips!! fabulous!! I do put a little sugar on the cut edges, the calorie increase isn't much. I don't know if the chocolate chips change the calorie count. The family loves these. Now I know what to do with overripe bananas! - 6/2/11

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  • Very very good. Will make them again. - 1/2/11

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  • 0 of 2 people found this review helpful
    This sounds good enough to try! 081125 - 11/25/08

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