Healthy and Delicious Whole Wheat Oat Waffles

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Healthy and Delicious Whole Wheat Oat Waffles
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
30mins
Category:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on November 20, 2023

These whole wheat oat waffles are a nutritious and tasty way to kickstart your day. Packed with fiber and protein from the whole wheat flour and oats, these waffles will keep you feeling satisfied and energized. They are easy to make and can be customized with your favorite toppings and additions. Enjoy them with fresh fruit, maple syrup, or a dollop of Greek yogurt for a breakfast that will keep you full until lunchtime.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 cup rolled oats
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Directions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the whole wheat flour, rolled oats, brown sugar, baking powder, and salt.
  2. In a separate bowl, beat the eggs and then add the milk, melted butter, and vanilla extract. Whisk until well combined.
  3. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined. Do not overmix.
  4. Preheat your waffle iron according to the manufacturer's instructions.
  5. Scoop a portion of the batter onto the preheated waffle iron and cook until golden brown and crisp.
  6. Repeat with the remaining batter, ensuring the waffles are cooked through before removing them from the waffle iron.
  7. Serve the waffles immediately with your favorite toppings and enjoy!

Interesting Facts

  • Whole wheat flour is a good source of fiber and nutrients, making it a healthier alternative to refined white flour.
  • Oats are known for their cholesterol-lowering properties and provide a nutty flavor and hearty texture to the waffles.
  • These waffles can be made in batches and frozen for later use. Simply toast them in a toaster or warm them in the oven for a quick and easy breakfast option.
  • Feel free to add mix-ins to the batter, such as chopped nuts, chocolate chips, or dried fruit, to add extra flavor and texture to your waffles.