Olive oil biscuits with lemon, ginger and white chocolate


Easy and delicious olive oil crunchy biscuits with a distinct aroma of lemon and ginger aftertaste. Served with a white chocolate glaze.

Olive oil biscuits with lemon, ginger and white chocolate
Preparation time
Cooking time
Waiting time 10m


For 4 Person(s)


  • 220 g all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 90 g white sugar
  • 110 ml olive oil
  • 1 lemon (only the zest)
  • 1 piece of fresh ginger (2 - 3 cm)
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 100 g white chocolate

Olive oil biscuits with lemon, ginger and white chocolate Directions

  1. In a bowl mix sugar, olive oil, grated lemon zest, grated fresh ginger, vanilla extract and eggs.

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  2. Add the sifted flour and baking powder and a pinch of salt. Stir briefly until the mixture is smooth.

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  3. Line the baking sheet with parchment paper, slightly wet your hands, transfer the dough on a baking sheet and give it a form of log. Bake in preheated conventional oven at 150 °C for 35 minutes.

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  4. Take the pan from the oven. Let rest 10 minutes then slice the dough into biscuits about 1 centimeter wide. Place them on the baking tray facing upwards and bake 10 minutes at 135 °C, flip and proceed with the cooking another 10 minutes.

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  5. Once cooked, let cool completely (become crisp once they are cooled down) and garnish with melted white chocolate.

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Saturday, 22 April 2017
I made the very smart decision to double up the recipe and now I have 40 cookies. They are delicious...
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- Sciu Anna

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