A piece of biscotti with a chocolate layer.
The definition of biscotti are twice-baked cookies that originated in Italy, which are often considered not as sweet as traditional cookies.
An example of biscotti is an Italian cookie which you dunk in coffee or red wine.
sing. -·to , -·ti
hard, plain, bar-shaped cookies containing almonds or hazelnuts
Origin of biscottiIt, plural of biscotto ; from OIt: see biscuit
- Plural of biscotto.
- pl. bis·cot·ti A biscotto.
(plural biscotti or biscottis)
- A hard, usually nut-flavored biscuit, derived from the Tuscan cantucci
From Italian biscotti