Biscotti are spiced, hard cookies that are perfect for dipping in coffee. Often served around Christmas and other holidays, they’re a traditional dessert in many families. These Italian cookies are most often associated with Tuscany. However, biscotti have been around for a while; they are thought to have originated during Roman times. The next time you are craving an authentic Italian dessert or the perfect accompaniment to your morning coffee, why not try biscotti?