Fluffy Protein Waffles with Berry Maple Compote

Protein Waffle with Berry Compote

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1

Calories: 208 • Total Fat: 2g • Total Carbohydrate: 38g (Fiber: 7g • Sugars: 14g) • Protein: 12g (Calcium: 31% • Vitamin C: 13% • Iron: 11%)

Nutritional Highlights

High Protein • Low Fat • High Fiber • Gluten-Free • Dairy Free • Good Source of Calcium

These waffles are high in carbohydrates, moderate in protein, and low in fat. To decrease the carbs some you can use a no-calorie sweetener in place of the brown sugar or simply use less of the syrup. Add an additional half serving of protein and a little fat to create a balanced meal and stabilize your blood sugar.


Fluffy protein waffles with Berry Maple Compote

Servings: 1 waffle

  1. Preheat classic waffle maker. (Note: if using a Belgian waffle maker, the waffles will be flat and not as fluffy).
  2. In a medium bowl combine flour, baking powder, vanilla, milk, vinegar and brown sugar.
  3. In a separate bowl, beat egg whites until frothy.
  4. Gently fold egg whites into flour mixture. *This step is essential to fluffy waffles so be careful not to over mix.*
  5. Let batter sit for 2-3 minutes.
  6. Lightly grease waffle maker with cooking spray and add batter. Cook for 3-4 minutes.
  7. Meanwhile, combine berries and maple syrup in a small bowl. Microwave for 30-45 seconds until fruit softens.
  8. Transfer to a small saucepan over medium heat. Boil, stirring continuously, until liquid is reduced by half.
  9. Pour syrup over waffle, top with almonds if using, and serve warm.

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