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World's Best Waffles

Rated as 3.86 out of 5 Stars

"I pride myself on being a good cook who learned everything about baking and cooking from my very patient mother. Credit also goes to my father, who suffered through my many less-than-successful experiments!"
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45 m servings
Original recipe yields 12 servings


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  1. In a mixing bowl, dissolve yeast and sugar in warm milk. Beat egg yolks lightly; add to yeast mixture with vanilla. Combine flour, salt and nutmeg; stir into yeast mixture just until combined. Add butter; mix well. Beat egg whites until stiff peaks form; fold into batter. Cover and let rise until doubled, about 45-60 minutes. Bake in a preheated waffle iron according to manufacturer's directions until golden brown.


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These waffles are very good, better than average, better than a mix - but for the work and time involved I thought they were going to bowl me over. Also, the recipe makes 7 regular waffles, not ...

I thought they were delicious :)

I found these waffles really heavy and I managed to make only 3 waffles from the batter.

Well. I was excited to try these, but I have to say, I certainly didn't think they were the world's best waffles. They were okay, and my four year old really liked them, but he has not yet met...