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Eggless Waffle Recipe, Indian Style Eggless Waffle

eggless waffle recipe | Indian style eggless waffle | eggless waffle made with yeast |

Nothing like a soft, warm eggless waffle to pep up the soul! Generally, people think that you need eggs to make soft waffles. But, here is an effective Indian style eggless waffle recipe to make soft waffles with yeast.

The batter of Indian style eggless waffle is quite easy to make, and uses only common ingredients. eggless waffle recipe is made from plain flour, cornflour, baking powder, sugar, dry yeast and butter. There are millions of Indian’s who love waffles and through my many years of holding cooking classes, we taught this eggless waffle.

In Mumbai, on Sunday we often sit down for breakfast to eat eggless waffle topped with butter and honey. The kids just love the Indian style eggless waffle.

You just need to be careful about the temperature of the water used to activate the yeast. It must just be warm – not hot or cold. Once you activate the yeast properly, then this eggless waffle recipe is a breeze. Enjoy the eggless waffle made with yeast, butter and honey. Or, for a change, drizzle a little chocolate sauce on it!

You can also try savoury waffles like Moong Dal Waffles with Stir-fried Vegetables and Nutri Waffles.

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Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     8Makes 8 waffles


For Eggless Waffle
1 1/2 cups plain flour (maida)
1/3 cup cornflour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1 1/2 tbsp powdered sugar
1/4 tsp salt
1 1/2 tsp dry yeast or instant dry yeast
3 tsp sugar
1/3 cup melted butter
1 1/4 cups warm milk
1/4 tsp vanilla extract or vanilla essence
butter for greasing

For Serving With Eggless Waffle

For eggless waffle

    For eggless waffle
  1. To make eggless waffle, combine the dry yeast, sugar and 2 tbsp of warm water in a small bowl and mix well. Cover with a lid and keep aside for 10 minutes.
  2. Combine the plain flour, cornflour, baking powder and salt in a deep bowl and mix well.
  3. Add the yeast mixture, powdered sugar, melted butter and milk, mix well to make a smooth thick batter. Cover it with a lid and keep aside for 10 more minutes.
  4. Pre-heat the waffle iron, grease it with little butter, pour a ladleful of the mixture into each waffle cavity, spread it evenly and cook till it is brown from both the sides.
  5. Repeat step 4 to make 2 more eggless waffles.
  6. Serve eggless waffle immediately topped with butter or honey.

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what is eggless waffles made of?

  1. what is eggless waffles made of? eggless waffle made with yeast  is made from cheap and easily available ingredients in India such as 1 1/2 cup plain flour (maida), 1/3 cup cornflour, 1/2 tsp baking powder, 1 1/2 tbsp powdered sugar, a pinch of salt, 1 1/2 tsp dry yeast, 3 tsp sugar, 1/3 cup melted butter, 1/4 tsp vanilla essence or extract, 1 1/4 cup warm milk and butter for greasing. See below image of list of ingredients for eggless waffles.

equipment required

  1. To make waffles in India, you need to buy a waffle machine. This is fairly cheap to buy and available on and retail equipment stores in India for a price between Rs 2,000 and Rs 3,000. 
  2. Image of open waffle machine. 

what is dry yeast?

  1.  In the context of baking, dry yeast  produces carbon dioxide when mixed with warm water, flour, salt and/or sugar, which causes the dough to expand resulting in a soft and spongy product. 
  2. If you want, you can use instant dry yeast in the same quantity and follow the same instructions.

making dry yeast mixture

  1. In a small bowl put 1 1/2 tsp dry yeast.
  2. Add 3 tsp sugar.
  3. Add 3 tbsp of warm water.
  4. Mix well.
  5. Cover with a lid and keep aside for 10 minutes.
  6. Dry yeasy mixture after 10 minutes.

batter for eggless waffles

  1. In a bowl put 1 1/2 cups plain flour (maida).
  2. Add 1/3 rd cup cornflour.
  3. Add 1/2 tsp baking powder.
  4. Add salt to taste. We added 1/4 tsp salt.
  5. Mix well.
  6. Add the yeast mixture.
  7. Add 1 1/2 tbsp powdered sugar.
  8. Add 1/3 rd cup melted butter.
  9. Add 1 1/4 th cup warm milk.
  10. Add 1/4 tsp vanilla essence.
  11. Mix well to make a smooth thick batter.
  12. Cover it with a lid and keep aside for 10 more minutes.
  13. Batter after 10 minutes.

making eggless waffles

  1. Preheat the waffle machine. 
  2. Grease the waffle maker with little butter. Grease the bottom plate and top plate with butter. Coat waffle iron evenly with butter or it will be hard to remove the cooked waffles.
  3. Pour 1/4 of the batter to spread it evenly into 2 waffle moulds.
  4. Cook in a waffle maker for 5 to 6 minutes or till the waffles are crispy. Note that cooking time will differ on each appliance.  The best is to check by opening the machine and checking to see if the waffle is done. Repeat with the remaining batter to make 6 more waffles. We will get 8 waffles from this.
  5. Use a silicone spatula or wooden spatula to remove the waffles.
  6. Put in a serving bowl.
  7. Serve hot.

tips for eggless waffles

  1. Serve eggless waffles with maple syrup or honey.
  2. Serve eggless waffles with chocolate sauce.
  3. Use a silicone spatula or wooden spatula to remove the waffles. Don't use any sharp object or steel object to remove the waffles as they could damage your waffle iron.
  4. Cooking time in waffle maker can differ. So keep checking if your waffle is getting cooked.  
  5. Cooking time will also differ depending on the ingredients of the batter. Eg is the batter made of plain flour or rava ( semolina ). 

Nutrient values (Abbrv) per waffle
Energy209 cal
Protein4.7 g
Carbohydrates29.4 g
Fiber0.8 g
Fat8.1 g
Cholesterol22.2 mg
Sodium188.8 mg

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Eggless Waffle Recipe, Indian Style Eggless Waffle
 on 09 Oct 20 10:03 PM

Can we make it without waffle iron. Plztell me how
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Tarla Dalal    To make waffles, you need a waffle iron. Alternatively you can make pancakes on a tava using this batter.
10 Oct 20 10:42 AM
Waffles with Butter and Honey
 on 08 Feb 14 10:56 AM

Love the aroma of these delicious and rich waffles. They are so goo you can have them plain or add honey to enrich the taste.