italian cookies

Strawberry Almond Biscotti {gluten-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free}

October 16, 2017
Toasty biscotti with a nutty almond flavor and bits of tangy freeze-dried strawberries, finished with a sprinkling of raw sugar for a sweet crunch. Gluten-free, dairy-free, and refined-sugar-free!

How is it already October? Like seriously, how?! I feel like I should be making all the pumpkin spice things right now and pumping out the fall vibes, but instead I’m talking about the strawberry almond biscotti that I was supposed to post about 2 months ago…. Oops. Regardless, if good things are worth the […]

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Chocolate-Dipped Caramel Chocolate Chip Biscotti

December 4, 2014
Chocolate-Dipped Caramel Chocolate Chip Biscotti - think caramel mocha in dunkable, crunchy cookie form! | www.brighteyedbaker.com

Even though I don’t think biscotti are specifically a holiday type of cookie, I can’t help but want to makes loads of them during this season. There’s something about the idea of dunking a crunchy cookie in a steaming cup of coffee on cool, wintery mornings that just screams cozy winter wonderland. There’s about a […]

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Salted Caramel and Candied Pecan Biscotti

November 29, 2014
Salted Caramel & Candied Pecan Biscotti - crunchy candied pecans, a sweet caramel drizzle, and a sprinkle of sea salt turn simple biscotti into an extra-tempting treat.  | www.brighteyedbaker.com

Biscottttiiii! It is OFFICIALLY full-on holiday-baking time and I’m way too excited about all the recipes I have to share with you guys in the coming month. Full disclosure, I’ve been eating gingerbread since mid-October (did I call that breakfast? Oh yeah, I did) and pretending it’s Christmas since before Thanksgiving, so the fact that now I […]

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Vanilla Bean Biscotti

September 15, 2014
Vanilla Bean Biscotti - a light, subtly sweet biscotti that's perfect for dunking.  | www.brighteyedbaker.com

You guyyyyys… It has literally been ages since I posted a biscotti recipe. And when I say ages, I mean that it was back in the time of recipes that I hardly ever link to because my photography skills were seriously dismal. Today I realized that I definitely need to bring biscotti back into my life again ASAP […]

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Confession #139: I’m Stuck in Holiday Gear… Dark Chocolate Almond Florentines

December 3, 2013
Dark Chocolate Almond Florentines  - Thin, crispy, and delicate lace cookies sandwiched and drizzled with bittersweet chocolate. | brighteyedbaker.com

Does anyone else feel like getting back into the swing of things after Thanksgiving is just rough? I’ve definitely been dragging my feet when it comes to accomplishing anything resembling work/real life. I just want to cruise straight into the winter holidays, bake cookies, drink peppermint mochas and ignore the fact that life isn’t a perpetual […]

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