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Chocolate Waffles – Easy Breakfast Recipe

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These easy chocolate waffles are fluffy and rich in flavor. The perfect breakfast or brunch recipe

Chocolate Waffles

Breakfast and brunch are coveted times in our home. We are all big fans of the meal and are constantly searching for new recipes to add to our rotation! 

One morning, while battling an epic sweet tooth, we decided to whip up a chocolate waffle. 

All I have to say is HOLY SMOKES these dark chocolate waffles are tasty. Crisp on the outside, soft and chewy in the center… It is the things dreams are made of. 

Recipe Features:

  • Freeze Friendly: You can freeze this waffle recipe for up to 4 months.
  • Easy to follow instructions.
  • Perfect family breakfast or brunch.
Chocolate Waffle Ingredients

What You Need:

I suggest using quality ingredients for this recipe. The rich flavor comes from the cocoa and is enhanced with the remaining ingredients. So if you have to pick only one to splurge on, make it the cocoa powder!

  • All-purpose flour
  • Baking powder and baking soda
  • Granulated sugar
  • Cocoa powder
  • Vanilla extract
  • Milk
  • Eggs
  • Butter

Want to make these into double chocolate waffles? Stir in one cup of mini chocolate chips into the batter before cooking!

How to make chocolate waffles

Step by Step Instructions:

  1. reheat your waffle iron. Whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, and cocoa. Set aside.
  2. In a large measuring cup combine the vanilla, milk, egg yolks, and butter. Stir into the dry ingredients until fully incorporated.
  3. Whip the egg whites until peaks form. Fold into your batter. Pour the mix into your waffle iron and cook until golden brown.

What to put on chocolate waffles:

We have made this recipe a handful of times, and each time we tried a new topping. Here is a list of the few we love the most to help you decide what the best toppings are for chocolate waffles.

  • Butter
  • Sliced strawberries
  • Whipped cream
  • Warm maple syrup
  • Nutella
  • Bananas
  • Powdered sugar
  • Chocolate syrup
Easy Chocolate Waffles

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Chocolate Waffles

Yield: 6 waffles
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes

These easy chocolate waffles are fluffy and rich in flavor. The perfect breakfast or brunch recipe! 

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 eggs, divided
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted

Instructions

  1. Preheat your waffle iron. Whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, and cocoa. Set aside.
  2. In a large measuring cup combine the vanilla, milk, egg yolks, and butter. Stir into the dry ingredients until fully incorporated.
  3. Whip the egg whites until peaks form. Fold into your batter. Pour the mix into your waffle iron and cook until golden brown.

Notes

Top your waffles with fresh fruit, whipped cream, or warm syrup!

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1 Servings
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 427Total Fat: 19gSaturated Fat: 11gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 106mgSodium: 435mgCarbohydrates: 55gFiber: 2gSugar: 17gProtein: 9g

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These easy chocolate waffles are fluffy and rich in flavor. The perfect breakfast or brunch recipe! 

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