Festive Cheer Eggnog Waffles


Embrace the spirit of the holidays with our Festive Cheer Eggnog Waffles. Infused with the rich, creamy flavors of traditional eggnog, these waffles are a delightful twist on a classic breakfast. Perfect for cozy winter mornings or a festive brunch with loved ones!

Festive Cheer Eggnog Waffles

Preparation and Cooking Times

  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes

Servings and Serving Size

  • Yields 6 large waffles
  • Serving Size: 1 waffle

Nutritional Information (per serving)

  • Calories: 280 kcal
  • Total Fat: 12g
  • Saturated Fat: 7g
  • Cholesterol: 95mg
  • Sodium: 210mg
  • Total Carbohydrates: 35g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1g
  • Sugars: 10g
  • Protein: 7g


  • All-purpose flour - 250 grams (8.8 ounces)
  • Granulated sugar - 50 grams (1.8 ounces)
  • Baking powder - 2 teaspoons
  • Salt - ½ teaspoon
  • Ground nutmeg - 1 teaspoon
  • Eggnog - 300 ml (10.1 ounces)
  • Unsalted butter, melted - 60 grams (2.1 ounces)
  • Large eggs - 2
  • Vanilla extract - 1 teaspoon

Detailed Method of Preparation

  1. In a large bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and nutmeg.
  2. In another bowl, mix together eggnog, melted butter, eggs, and vanilla extract.
  3. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined; avoid overmixing.
  4. Preheat your waffle iron according to the manufacturer's instructions.
  5. Pour batter onto the hot waffle iron and cook until golden brown and crispy.
  6. Serve the waffles warm with your choice of toppings, such as whipped cream, maple syrup, or a dusting of powdered sugar.

Tips for Culinary Success

  • For best results, ensure all ingredients are at room temperature.
  • Do not overmix the batter to keep the waffles light and fluffy.
  • Experiment with toppings to enhance the festive flavor, like cinnamon or caramel sauce.
  • Keep cooked waffles warm in an oven set at a low temperature while preparing the rest.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I use store-bought eggnog?

Absolutely, both homemade and store-bought eggnog work well.

How can I make these waffles dairy-free?

Use a dairy-free eggnog and substitute the butter with a non-dairy alternative.

Can these waffles be frozen for later use?

Yes, freeze them in a single layer and reheat in a toaster or oven.

Let the warm, comforting aroma of Festive Cheer Eggnog Waffles fill your home and heart this holiday season. These waffles are not just a meal, but a celebration of festive joy and togetherness. Gather around the table and share the warmth and happiness with every delicious bite!