Red Sweetheart Waffles w/Strawberry Sauce

Lisa G. Sweet Pantry Gal


Made some healthy waffles tonight with a wheat berry whole grain baking mix, with a homemade strawberry sauce! Delish!! Thought this would be a great breakfast for Your sweetheart on valentines day!
And yes a few drops of red food coloring for red waffles ;)

Blue Ribbon Recipe

What a delicious way to treat your sweetie to a special breakfast. This easy waffle recipe makes a pretty presentation. The super easy strawberry sauce on top is delicious! It's great on the waffle, but would be yummy on ice cream or even a shortcake. The Test Kitchen


★★★★★ 1 vote

5 Min
15 Min


  • 1 c
    baking mix (used a berry whole grain mix)
  • 1
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 3/4 c
  • 3
    drops red food coloring

  • 1 qt
    strawberries hulled and quartered
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/4 c
  • 1
    orange zest and juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    corn starch

How to Make Red Sweetheart Waffles w/Strawberry Sauce


  1. Spray and heat up waffle iron.
  2. In a small pot mix, strawberries, sugar, water, and orange juice and zest. Cook on med high until bubbly, add cornstarch and whisk til start to thicken. Turn to simmer and slightly mash. Set aside for waffles.
  3. Mix waffle ingredients adding food coloring (optional) until desired color. Stir.
  4. Place about quarter cup mix in waffle iron close and cook for approximately 2min.

    Assemble 2 waffles top with strawberry sauce, dust with powdered sugar and whipped cream!!!

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About Red Sweetheart Waffles w/Strawberry Sauce

Course/Dish: Fruit Breakfast, Waffles
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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