Waffles Recipe with Colours

Which is the best breakfast food in the entire world? While some would say that staring your day with a delicious bunch of waffles is unhealthy and really “un-diety”, I am more of a traditionalist and believe that every once in a while, one can stray from the beaten path and indulge in some fluffy, delicious, cream-covered waffles.

As simple as waffles are to make with some imagination they can be turned into a real threat for the eye and for your belly, too. Whether you make them for breakfast, brunch, other special occasions or serve them as a dessert, you can always count on them to be your secret weapon to charm guests. The best part – they are extremely easy to make!

Here is a list of all the ingredients you need:

Dry Ingrediens:

  • 1 ¾ teacups of all-purpose flour;
  • ½ tbsp. salt;
  • 1 tbsp. sugar;
  • ½ tbps. ground cinnamon (optional);
  • ½ tbsp. vanilla extract (optional);

Liquid Ingredients:

  • ½ cup vegetable oil;
  • 1 ¾ teacups milk;
  • 3 eggs;
  • gel food colouring (personally, I prefer it to other types)

How to make the waffles with colouring:

Begin by mixing the dry and the liquid ingredients in separate bowls. When both mixtures look homogeneous, you can combine them together. Be careful not to overmix them! It is high time to switch the waffle maker on. Once the indicator shows that the device has reached the highest temperature, spray its surface with some cooking spray and you can make the first waffle. Use it as a test subject to see if the waffles are sticking to the waffle maker.

If you want to make colourful waffles, you need to divide the waffle mixture into batches in different bowls and add various food colours. Pour the coloured mixtures one by one, starting from the outer side, and work your way to the middle.

Once you are all set, you can use strawberries, whipped cream and other dessert decorations to make the waffles even more appealing and delicious-looking.

Margaret Swanton

About Margaret Swanton

Meet Margaret Swanton. She is a freelance writer who likes to “tackle” the issues of home improvement and organizing. Margaret has 15 years of experience writing for various online magazines in Australia, and Fantastic Cleaners are proud to have her on their team of authors. The posts, presented by Ms Swanton are easy-to-read, interesting and, most importantly, helpful.
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6 Responses to Waffles Recipe with Colours

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    • Margaret Swanton says:

      Hi Magda,

      We haven’t had any problems with hackers recently, and I can’t give you any specific tips how to protect yourself against them. However, I could suggest that you apply a sophisticated or at least some kind of back up plan. I, for once, keep all our posts dated and categorized on a flash drive – just in case we loose any data.

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      Wish you all the best,

      Margaret :)

  3. Brock says:

    This post is priceless! I really like the idea about making fun colourful waffles with my kids. Where can I find out more?

    • Margaret Swanton says:

      Hello Brock,

      I’m happy that you like the idea of making fun and unusual waffles. You can find a detailed step-by-step guide right here. I hope this will answer your question, and you will have a blast making waffles at home :)