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Belgian Waffles

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  Flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Soda 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Egg yolks 3
  Egg yolks 3 , beaten
  Sour cream 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Buttermilk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Shortening 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted and cooled
  Shortening 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), cooled
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), cooled
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted and cooled
  Egg whites 3
  Egg whites 3 , beaten until stiff
  Cherry topping 1 Tablespoon (For Serving)

1. In a batter bowl, combine first 5 ingredients and keep aside.
2. Preheat the waffle iron to medium.

3. In a medium bowl, add egg yolks and beat with a wire whisk or electric beater until thick and pale.
4. Add sourcream and buttermilk and blend well.
5. While whisking constantly but lightly, pour the liquid mixture to the dry ingredients, adding cooled fats alternately.
6. Once the batter is smooth keep aside and let stand.
7. To a clean dry bowl, add the egg whites.
8. Use an electric beater or wire whisk to beat them until stiff, forming soft peaks.
9. Add egg whites to batter and fold in gently without beating until a few streaks of whites are visible.
10. Use a ladle or a measure cup to pour 2/3 cup batter in the center of the preheated waffle iron.
11. Spread batter evenly on the grid, ½ inch from the edge of the iron, using the back of a spoon.
12. Close iron lid and bake the waffle until golden and crisp. This can take about 3 to 4 minutes.
13. Remove onto a serving plate and repeat to make remaining waffles.

14. Serve waffles immediately, as they are being made, with cherry topping.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 827 Calories from Fat 563

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 64 g98.1%

Saturated Fat 28 g140.2%

Trans Fat 3.4 g

Cholesterol 360.5 mg120.2%

Sodium 612.2 mg25.5%

Total Carbohydrates 49 g16.5%

Dietary Fiber 1.3 g5.1%

Sugars 9.6 g

Protein 16 g32%

Vitamin A 25.5% Vitamin C 0.65%

Calcium 27.8% Iron 17.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Belgian Waffles Recipe