Wednesday, April 15, 2020

CINNAMON ROLL WAFFLES



CINNAMON ROLL WAFFLES





Cinnamon Waffles - Crispy, buttery, tender waffles topped with an amazing combination of sweet cream cheese and a cinnamon brown sugar filling.


INGREDIENTS

WAFFLES:
  • 2 tablespoons granulated white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1¾ cups all purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups buttermilk
  • 2 large eggs

CINNAMON TOPPING:
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, melted

CREAM CHEESE TOPPING:
  • 2 ounces cream cheese
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 4 tablespoons butter


INSTRUCTIONS

PREPARE THE WAFFLES:
  1. In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Make a well in the center of the mixture; set aside.
  2. In a separate bowl, whisk together the eggs, buttermilk, oil and vanilla. Pour into the bowl with the dry ingredients. Stir just until moistened; batter will be slightly lumpy.
  3. Preheat a waffle iron and spray with nonstick spray. Pour the batter into the waffle iron grid and close the lid. Bake until the waffles are completely done- follow your waffle iron's instructions. Use a fork to remove the finished waffles. Repeat with the remaining batter. Keep the waffles warm until ready to serve (a 200 degree oven is perfect).

PREPARE THE CINNAMON TOPPING:
  1. In a medium bowl, combine the butter, brown sugar and cinnamon. Scoop the filling into a small zip baggie and set aside.

PREPARE THE CREAM CHEESE TOPPING:
  1. In a medium, microwave-safe bowl- heat the butter and cream cheese for 30 to 60 seconds. just until melted. Stir together until smooth; whisk in the powdered sugar and vanilla extract.

ASSEMBLE THE WAFFLES:
  1. When ready to serve, place a waffle on a plate, drizzle cinnamon topping, then drizzle cream cheese topping. Use as much or as little as you'd like. Serve immediately. Enjoy your breakfast!