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Belgian Waffles

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Introduction

The best waffles ever...goes perfectly with vanilla ice-cream on a hot hot day!

Ingredients

Serves: Makes 5 large waffles.

  • ½ cup warm water
  • 1 teaspoon superfine sugar
  • 1 packet dried yeast
  • 2½ cups flour
  • ¼ cup superfine sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 cups lukewarm milk
  • 2 egg yolks (beaten)
  • ½ cup melted margarine
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 egg whites

Method

Belgian Waffles is a community recipe submitted by Stefanie and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Measure water into a large bowl.
  • Add 1 tsp sugar and stir to dissolve. Sprinkle yeast over water and let stand 10 minutes. Stir well.
  • Add all remaining ingredients except egg whites and beat with a rotary beater until smooth. Cover with wax paper and let rise in a warm place for 30 minutes.
  • Beat egg whites until stiff but not dry andfold into batter. Bake in a moderately hot waffle iron.
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