Grapefruit Poppy Seed Crispy Waffles

It took about three months for me to persuade Josh to go to the dermatologist to get his factor on his hip checked out. (I’ll chorus from going into particulars as a result of it is a meals weblog.) He lastly went to the dermatologist on Thursday and had a “surgical procedure” that was barely surgical procedure.

However now—since he’s a hypochondriac—he’s requiring a heavy quantity of consideration for his “restoration.” I’m attempting to not snigger and roll my eyes on the identical time, however I did promise him that I used to be going to make him waffles. Hopefully these might be sufficient as a result of babying grown males isn’t my biggest advantage. Lol.

These waffles are crispy and lacy AND additionally style just like the Winter-y sunshine of February. It’s been oddly chilly in California, which I’m absolutely embracing with heat espresso and tea and cuddly meals. These included.

I topped them with a very good dusting of powdered sugar and slices and segments of blood oranges, grapefruit and candy cara caras.

These waffles are fascinating. They require you to separate the eggs and whip the egg whites with a little bit of sugar, creating a really gentle meringue of types.

That is folded into the batter. This makes tremendous crispy and scrumptious waffles which are dreamy. I really like this recipe so very a lot.

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Grapefruit Poppy Seed Crispy Waffles



  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup cornstarch
  • 1 tablespoon poppy seeds plus extra as garnish
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda


  • 3/4 cup buttermilk shaken
  • 1/4 cup grapefruit juice
  • 1 giant egg yolk egg white reserved
  • 6 tbls unsalted butter melted and cooled
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Zest from 1/2 ruby purple grapefruit grapefruit

Egg White:

  • 1 giant egg white
  • 3 tablespoons white sugar


  • Numerous winter citrus segmented
  • Powdered sugar


  • In a big bowl, whisk collectively the dry elements.

  • In a big measuring cup, whisk the moist elements collectively. Pour the moist combination into the dry elements and blend till simply mixed. Put aside.

  • In one other bowl, utilizing a hand-mixer, beat the egg whites till foamy. Add the sugar and proceed beating till stiff, shiny peaks kind. Fold the egg whites into the batter till simply mixed.

  • Cook dinner the batter in keeping with your waffle iron’s directions. High waffles with a dusting of powdered sugar, a sprinkling of poppy seeds and some slices of winter citrus.

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