Cinnamon and Sugar Churro Waffles


Indulge in the sweet fusion of breakfast and dessert with our Cinnamon and Sugar Churro Waffles. These delightful treats combine the crispy texture of a churro with the comforting shape of a waffle, all dusted in a tantalizing cinnamon-sugar blend. Each bite offers a crunchy exterior and a soft, airy interior, creating a heavenly experience perfect for a special breakfast or a decadent dessert.

Cinnamon and Sugar Churro Waffles

Preparation and Cooking Times

  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes

Servings and Serving Size

  • Yield: 6 waffles
  • Serving Size: 1 waffle

Nutritional Profile (per serving)

  • Calories: 300 kcal
  • Protein: 4 g
  • Carbohydrates: 45 g
  • Fat: 12 g
  • Sodium: 200 mg
  • Fiber: 1 g


  • All-purpose flour (250 g / 8.8 oz)
  • Granulated sugar (50 g / 1.75 oz)
  • Baking powder (10 g / 0.35 oz)
  • Salt (2 g / 0.07 oz)
  • Eggs (2 large)
  • Milk (240 ml / 8 fl oz)
  • Unsalted butter (60 g / 2 oz), melted
  • Vanilla extract (5 ml / 0.2 fl oz)
  • Cinnamon powder (5 g / 0.2 oz)
  • Additional sugar and cinnamon for dusting

Detailed Method of Preparation

  1. Waffle Batter: In a large bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. In another bowl, beat eggs, milk, melted butter, and vanilla. Combine the wet ingredients with the dry until just mixed.
  2. Cook Waffles: Preheat a waffle iron. Pour the batter and cook according to the manufacturer's instructions until golden and crisp.
  3. Cinnamon-Sugar Mixture: Mix additional sugar with cinnamon in a shallow dish.
  4. Dusting: Once the waffles are cooked, immediately toss them in the cinnamon-sugar mixture, coating them evenly.

Tips for Culinary Success

  • Batter Consistency: The batter should be thick but pourable for the best texture.
  • Waffle Iron Preheating: Ensure the waffle iron is fully heated for a crisp exterior.
  • Serving Suggestions: Serve with whipped cream, maple syrup, or chocolate sauce for extra decadence.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I make these waffles ahead of time?

Yes, they can be reheated in a toaster or oven for a crisp texture.

How do I store leftovers?

Keep in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 2 days.

Can I use a pancake mix for this recipe?

Yes, but adjust the sugar and cinnamon according to taste.