Monday, January 31, 2011

Blender Waffles

Blender Waffles

1/4 cup dates, pitted
1/4 cup cashews
2 Tbsp. flax seeds
2 cups oats, gluten free if necessary
1 cup corn meal
1/2 cup Bob's Red Mill Gluten-free Mighty Tasty hot cereal
(you can substitute additional brown rice flour  for the Mighty Tasty cereal if desired)
1/2 cup brown rice flour
1 tsp. salt
5 cups water

Preheat waffle iron.  Be sure it is conditioned or brush with a teaspoon of olive oil so waffles wont' stick.

Add half the water to blender.  Then add dates, cashews, and flax seeds.  Blend on high until well mixed and nuts and seeds are ground.  Then, add oats, corn meal, Mighty Tasty cereal,  brown rice flour, and salt.  Add remainder of water and blend until very smooth.  If your blender is not large enough, mix in batches, then pour into a mixing bowl and stir batches together.

Fill waffle iron and close lid.  Bake about 6 minutes or until light goes off.  Be sure the waffle iron is preheated before every application so that waffles don't stick.

This makes a delicious, nutty waffle.  This is a variation of a waffle recipe that my friend, Barbara, from Wildflower Morning Recipes shared.  So, thank you Barbara for a great idea!  If you have any left-over waffles, they can be placed in a zip-lock bag and stored in the freezer until ready to use.  Place in toaster when ready to eat.  This recipe is vegan, gluten-free, and uses 100% whole foods.


  1. Hello La Tea Dah...Can you come over tomorrow and make me some of those waffles? I'll break out my real maple syrup! Susan

  2. Looks delicious and perfect for the cold weather. Blessings!

  3. Dates in waffles sounds very yummy.


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