Chocolate-Orange Biscuits

These biscuits do not look like much but they are soooo good! They have a wonderful snap and the chopped chocolate adds a sharp and delicious chocolatey fabulousness!!

125g butter
175g caster sugar
225g flour
10ml baking powder
80g dark chocolate, finely chopped BUT NOT SHAVED
the grated zest of 2 oranges
15ml fresh orange juice

Preheat your oven to 180℃ and line two baking sheets with baking paper.
Add the butter and sugar to the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment and beat together on high speed. The mixture should be fluffy and airy.
Remove the bowl from the mixer and sift the flour and baking powder into the bowl. Stir together.
Add the chopped chocolate, orange zest and orange juice to the mixture and mix together with a spatula.
Flour a work surface and roll the dough to a 0,5cm thickness.
Cut out with a biscuit cutter of your choice and place on the prepared baking sheets.
Bake the biscuits for 20 minutes.
Remove the baking sheets from the oven and leave the biscuits on the sheets for 5 minutes before cooling it completely on a cooling rack.
Store the biscuits in an airtight glass jar.

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