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Turtles candies come in all shapes, sizes and recipes, with some traditionally shaped like a turtle, as the name suggests, but many of the best recipes take on a shape of their own.
Rosanne LeBlanc knows how to take her biscotti making to yet another delicious level. While enjoying a chocolate turtle candy one day, she thought why not adorn her signature biscottis with turtle topping and create a fantastic cookie that any turtle lover would enjoy.
She shows us how to build the turtle on top of the biscotti beginning with a caramel log, then topping with whole nuts and sealing with a luscious layer of chocolate. Easy, delicious and crowd pleasing, these turtles are the perfect combination of cookie and candy.
1 biscotti (flavor of your choice)
2 tablespoons caramel (malleable consistency)
1/4 c. Whole nuts: brazil nuts, pecans, hazelnuts, almonds and cashews
2-3 tablespoons melted chocolate
Loved cooking and baking since I was a young girl. Both parents worked, so after school I would cook and bake and experiment with all kinds of food. Biscotti became my passion when I realized I cou