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Whole wheat Cheddar waffles make this version of a BLT perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch. You can even make the waffles ahead of time, freeze them, and reheat them in the toaster oven. Serve with mayonnaise or more Dijon mustard.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
15 mins
total:
30 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 waffle sandwiches
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Arrange bacon on a broiler pan and bake until crisp, about 15 minutes. Remove the bacon and reduce the oven temperature to 200 degrees F.

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  • Preheat a waffle iron to high.

  • In a large bowl, whisk the flours, baking powder, kosher salt, and few grinds of black pepper. In a medium bowl, whisk the milk, 1/3 cup melted butter, and egg. Add the milk mixture to the flour mixture and stir just to combine. Stir in the cheese and herbs.

  • Brush the waffle iron with melted butter and spoon in about 1/2 of the batter. Close and cook until the waffle is browned and crisp. Transfer the waffle to a plate and keep warm in the oven. Make another waffle with the remaining batter. Quarter the two waffles, creating 8 smaller waffles.

  • Mix Dijon mustard and maple syrup. Set aside.

  • To make a sandwich: top a waffle with the bacon, lettuce, and tomato. Drizzle on some maple-mustard sauce. Add another waffle to top.

Make-ahead tip:

To freeze the waffles, place on a waxed paper-lined sheet tray. Freeze for 2 hours or until frozen. Once frozen, place into a plastic storage bag. To reheat, place the waffles into a toaster or toaster oven on the lowest power and cook until crisp.

Nutrition Facts

696 calories; protein 26.1g; carbohydrates 57.8g; fat 41.1g; cholesterol 163.5mg; sodium 1314.8mg. Full Nutrition
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5 Ratings
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Rating: 5 stars
05/20/2019
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