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Overnight Yeast Waffles Recipe

Overnight Yeast Waffles Recipe

Starting the day with an appealing, hearty breakfast is certainly a step in the right direction when you're trying to follow a healthy eating plan. These waffles are so good that I even freeze them for breakfast on busy mornings.—Mary Balcomb, Florence, Oregon
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling Cook: 5 min./batch YIELD:10 servings


  • 1 package (1/4 ounce) active dry yeast
  • 1/2 cup warm water (110° to 115°)
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 2 cups warm milk (110° to 115°)
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt


  • 1. In a large bowl, dissolve yeast in warm water. Add sugar; let stand for 5 minutes. Add the milk, butter and eggs; mix well. Combine flour and salt; stir into milk mixture. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
  • 2. Stir batter. Bake waffles in a preheated waffle iron according to manufacturer’s directions until golden brown. Yield: 10 servings.

Nutritional Facts

2 waffles equals 220 calories, 12 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 74 mg cholesterol, 366 mg sodium, 22 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 6 g protein.