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A sweet berry mixture tops these ricotta cheese-flavored waffles. 

Recipe by Cooking Light October 2015


Credit: Jennifer Causey; Styling: Claire Spollen

Recipe Summary

Serves 6 (serving size: 1 waffle and 2 tablespoons sauce)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine flour, 2 tablespoons sugar, baking powder, and salt in a bowl, stirring with a whisk. In a separate bowl, combine milk, ricotta cheese, melted butter, canola oil, lemon rind, 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice, and egg. Add milk mixture to flour mixture, stirring. Coat a waffle iron with cooking spray. Spoon 1/3 cup batter per 4-inch waffle onto waffle iron. Cook 5 minutes; repeat with remaining batter. Combine blueberries, 2 tablespoons sugar, and 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice in a saucepan; bring to a boil. Mash mixture with a fork. Simmer 3 minutes. Remove from heat; serve waffles with berry sauce.


Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

314 calories; fat 11.8g; saturated fat 4.4g; mono fat 4.9g; poly fat 1.9g; protein 9g; carbohydrates 44g; fiber 2g; cholesterol 50mg; iron 2mg; sodium 350mg; calcium 212mg.