Homemade Date-Sweetened Waffles

1 Minute Read

Written by Abby

 
Whether it's International Waffle Day, Waffle Wednesday or just any normal day, these homemade date-sweetened waffles will be your go-to ๐Ÿ™Œ Crisp on the outside, soft and fluffy on the inside so you get the best of both worlds without any refined sugar! 
 
IMG_5777
 
These beauties are 100% sweetened with Joolies medjool date syrup, so you still get all the nutritional health benefits of dates like fiber, potassium, Vitamin B, etc. Once you hop on the date syrup train, you'll never go back ๐Ÿ’This recipe is super versatile, so you can easily swap the Gluten Free flour for regular all-purpose flour and vice versa (see recipe below for specifics). 
 
If you make this party your favorite recipe, be sure to tag us on Instagram and Pinterest @jooliesdates and use hashtag #DateWithJoolies so we can see all your date-able recreations! And you can always comment below! 
 
 Joolies Blog Pinterest Graphics-9

 

Homemade Date-Sweetened Waffles

Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Refined sugar-free

  • prep time: 25 minutes
  • cook time: 10 minutes
  • total time: 35 minutes
Servings: 4
 
INGREDIENTS:
  • 1 3/4 cups of gluten-free 1:1 flour (or 2 cups of all purpose flour if not GF)
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 tbsp Joolies date syrup
  • 2 cups oat milk or nut milk
  • 6 tbsp oil (avocado or vegetable) 
 
DIRECTIONS:
  1. Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Crack the eggs and separate the yolks from the whites (be sure to SAVE both!). 
  2. Beat egg whites on high until white peaks form and set aside. Note: they should be stiff but not dry. 
  3. In a small bowl beat the egg yolks, then add in the milk and date syrup. Pour into the sifted flour mixture and mix until just combined. Then, add in the oil and mix until well incorporated. Note: if using a GF flour, the batter will be heavier. 
  4. Fold in the egg whites, being careful not to over-mix. 
  5. Heat waffle maker and cook for 5 minutes. Serve with your favorite toppings and drizzle with Joolies date syrup! 

Download & print this recipe