Biscotti Di Regina

A family tradition… The first cookie to start off the holiday season.

A family tradition… The first cookie to start off the holiday season.

Preheat oven 375*f/190*c


2/3 cup toasted sesame seeds

To toast- place in a dry frying pan over low heat, stirring often until nice and toasty brown. Watch carefully to avoid burning the seeds.


In a large bowl:

4 cups Flour

1 cup Sugar

1 tablespoon Baking Powder

½ teaspoon Sea Salt


with a pastry cutter cut in :

1 cup Crisco

cut until recipe resembles crumbs.

Stir in :

2 Eggs-slightly beaten

½ cup Milk one tablespoon at a time.

Mix well until dough comes together.

Roll into 11/2 “ logs

Roll in sesame seeds

Place on ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake 12-15 minutes or until nice and golden brown.

Cool and enjoy.


About eatonsquareedibles

I've had the great good fortune of living abroad for more than a decade. The traditions, comfort and memories of home are things I cherish and carry with me on my travels. What I wasn't expecting was that other cultures and flavors would seep into my own traditions and favorites and influence a new batch of classics. Heres to evolving traditions and new memories! View all posts by eatonsquareedibles

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