Chocolate Belgian Waffles

Chocolate Belgian Waffles

Chocolate Belgian Waffles

Chocolate Belgian waffles are even more decadent then our original, and oh so classic, Homemade Belgian Waffles. Sweet brunch dreams, for a plate of these scrumptious treats begin for us, every Friday night.

Our Chocolate Belgium Waffles are divine and are made with our Peetz S.M.A.R.T.  Blend. This means they are entirely gluten free! Serve with Canadian maple syrup, fresh berries. Turn this into a dessert by adding ice cream on top.

Did you know?

And here is a little bit of trivia for you! Did you know Belgian waffles made their North American debut during the 1962 World’s Fair, in Seattle, Washington?

Chocolate Belgian Waffles

Chocolate Belgian Waffles

Servings 4 Wafffles

Ingredients
  

  • 1 1/2 cup Peetz S.M.A.R.T. Blend
  • 1/4 cup. plus 1 tablespoon Dutch processed cocoa powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • pinch of salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 2 teaspoons honey

Instructions
 

  •  In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, coco powder, baking powder, and salt.
  • In another large bowl whisk together the eggs.
  • Add milk, vegetable oil and honey. Whisk again.
  •  Pour wet ingredients into the dry.
  • Mix until smooth.
  • Bake in a waffle iron according to manufacturers directions.
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!

Can I freeze leftover waffles?

Yes! So save time in the kitchen and premake breakfast with a double batch of the batter

  1. Let the waffles cool to room temperature.
  2.  Set on a parchment paper lined tray in a single layer.
  3. Place in the freezer for 1 hour.
  4. Remove from freezer.
  5. Place  in Ziploc freezer bags.
  6. Write the date on each package.
  7. Then, be sure to eat within  3 months.

How do I reheat the Homemade Belgium Waffles?

If you are reheating a small batch, just pop them in the toaster.

For a crowd, preheat oven to 350 F. Place waffles on a parchment paper lined tray. Bake in oven until warmed throughout.

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Homemade Belgium Waffles

Homemade Belgian Waffles

Homemade Belgian Waffles are the perfect weekend brunch food. Imported from Belgium, (of course!) Belgian Waffles first appeared in North America, during the 1962 World’s Fair in Seattle, Washington.

Our Homemade Belgian Waffles are entirely gluten free and made with Peetz S.M.A.R.T. Blend. Although, the traditional way to serve Belgian Waffles is plain, have fun experimenting with the topping. Try whipped cream, colourful berries, or sliced tropical fruit. And, as you probably have guessed, we love real Canadian maple syrup!

Try our recipe for Vegan Belgian Waffles.

Homemade Belgium Waffles

Homemade Belgian Waffles

Servings 4

Equipment

  • dry measuring cups
  • liquid measuring cup
  • measuring spoons
  • large mixing bowl
  • medium mixing bowl
  • whisk
  • waffles iron

Ingredients
  

  • 2 cups Peetz S.M.A,R.T Blend
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 2 teaspoons honey

Instructions
 

  •   In a large bowl, whisk together the PEETZ S.M.A.R.T Blend, baking powder, and salt. 
  • In another large bowl whisk together the eggs and milk.
  •  Add vegetable oil and honey. Whisk again.
  • Pour wet ingredients into the dry.
  • Mix until smooth.
  • Bake in a waffle iron according to manufacturers directions.
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!

Tips for Success

Be sure to read our Cooking Tips for Homemade Belgian Waffles below, including successful freezing and reheating.

What can I use to replace honey in this recipe?

You can leave the honey out entirely or replace it with equal amounts of maple syrup.

 Can I freeze leftover waffles?

You most certainly can! Here are our tips on how to freeze leftover waffles.

  1. Cool waffles completely.
  2. Place waffles on a parchment paper lined tray.
  3. Place in the freezer. Freeze for 1 hour.
  4. Remove from freezer and place Ziploc freezer bags.
  5. Write the date on each package.
  6. Use within 3 months.

How do I reheat the Homemade Belgium Waffles?

If you are reheating a small batch, just pop them in the toaster.

For larger crowd, preheat oven to 350 F. Place waffles on a parchment paper lined tray. Bake in oven until warmed throughout.

How can I make these waffles vegan?

Try of recipe for Vegan Belgian Waffles