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Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Waffles with Cream Cheese Whipped Cream
Prep Time
25 mins
Cook Time
18 mins
Total Time
43 mins
 

This healthy breakfast is loaded with hearty whole grain, carrots, pineapple, walnuts, Greek yogurt, and warm spice! Enjoy your carrot cake in waffle form, and take it to the next level with a fluffy cream cheese whipped cream!

Course: Breakfast, Brunch
Cuisine: American
Keyword: carrot cake waffles, whole wheat carrot cake waffles with cream cheese whipped cream
Servings: 8
Calories: 604 kcal
Ingredients
For the Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Waffles:
For the Cream Cheese Whipped Cream:
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened (the kind in a brick, not lowfat, not whipped, not the kind in a tub)
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup heavy cream, cold
Instructions
Make the Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Waffles:
  1. Preheat a waffle baker.

  2. In a large bowl, place the flours, nuts, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, spices, and salt, and stir to combine.
  3. In a large liquid measure, place the milk, carrot, pineapple, melted butter, Greek yogurt, eggs, and vanilla, and stir to combine.
  4. Add the liquid ingredients to the dry, and stir just until barely combined. (Do not overmix, or the waffles could come out tough. The batter should be lumpy.)

  5. Place about ½ cup of batter onto the hot waffle iron, and bake for about 3 minutes, or until golden brown.

  6. Keep warm in a low oven.

Make the Cream Cheese Whipped Cream:
  1. Place the cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla extract in a small bowl and whip on medium speed for about 3 minutes with the whip attachment.
  2. Slowly drizzle in the cold heavy cream, while whipping on medium speed.
  3. Scrape the bottom and sides of the mixing bowl with a silicone spatula, increase the speed to medium high, and continue to whip until stiff peaks form.
Nutrition Facts
Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Waffles with Cream Cheese Whipped Cream
Amount Per Serving
Calories 604 Calories from Fat 360
% Daily Value*
Fat 40g62%
Saturated Fat 19g119%
Cholesterol 133mg44%
Sodium 397mg17%
Potassium 498mg14%
Carbohydrates 53g18%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 25g28%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 5152IU103%
Vitamin C 7mg8%
Calcium 190mg19%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.