Happy National Waffle Week!! This week – September 6th through the 12th. What better way to celebrate than to whip up a batch of waffles for breakfast? (or lunch or dinner!) Make your favorite recipe, or try something new – like these banana waffles. You won’t be sorry!
adapted from Epicurious.com
1/3 cup all-purpose flour
1/3 cup yellow cornmeal
1 tablespoon sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 ripe medium banana
1/3 cup water
2 large eggs
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted and cooled
vegetable oil for brushing waffle iron
In a bowl whisk together flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, and salt.
Quarter banana and in a blender purée with water. Transfer purée to another bowl and whisk in eggs and melted butter. Add flour mixture and stir until combined well.
Heat a well-seasoned or non-stick waffle iron until hot and brush lightly with oil. Pour half of batter into iron and cook waffle according to manufacturer’s instructions. Transfer waffle to a baking sheet and keep warm, uncovered, in oven. Make another waffle with remaining batter in same manner.
Serve waffles with syrup.