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Waffles From Scratch Recipe

Waffles From Scratch Recipe

ON SATURDAYS, my mom and I always went shopping, but before we left, she made my favorite lunch, homemade waffles. They were about 8 inches around and prepared in a grill set on top of the stove. Those waffles were so delicious! -Florence Dean, Towson, Maryland
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:2 servings


  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 eggs, separated
  • 1 cup 2% milk
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • Confectioners' sugar and fresh fruit or maple syrup


  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the flour, baking powder and salt. In a small bowl, whisk egg yolks, milk and butter. Stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.
  • 2. In a small bowl, beat egg whites on medium speed until soft peaks form. Fold into batter.
  • 3. Bake in a preheated waffle iron according to manufacturer's directions until golden brown. Top with confectioners' sugar and fruit or serve with syrup. Yield: 8 waffles (about 4 inches).

Nutritional Facts

2 waffles (calculated without confectioner's sugar, fruit or maple syrup) equals 691 calories, 33 g fat (18 g saturated fat), 290 mg cholesterol, 1,146 mg sodium, 78 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 20 g protein.