Friday, February 12, 2010

Waffles

Love is the most wonderful of all feelings in this world. St Valentine's Day is nearing, a special day to let your dear ones know that you love them. There are so many ways to express our love and food is one of them. A Simple Heart Shaped Waffles from padhuskitchen for Valentine’s Day.

wafflesA Waffle is a batter or dough based cake cooked in a waffle iron patterned to give a distinctive and characteristic shape. There are many variations based on the type and shape of the iron and the recipe used. (Definition Source- wiki)
Waffles are very easy to prepare and does not involve much work. You do not have to sieve the flour nor beat the butter and eggs for a long time as you do for cakes.
Waffles can be eaten plain, topped with ice-cream, honey, berries, jam etc depending on individual’s choice. Now to the recipe

Ingredients needed

Butter - 125 grams
Sugar – 150 grams
Eggs – 2
Wheat flour – 200 grams
Baking powder – 1 tsp
Milk – 1 ½ cups
Vanilla essence – 1 tsp
Fresh Lemon juice – ½ tsp (optional)
A pinch of salt

Gadget used

Waffle maker/waffles iron.

Preparations

Powder the sugar
Beat the eggs
Add baking powder to the wheat flour.

waffles with ice creamWaffles topped with vanilla ice cream and honey

Method

Beat the butter. Add powdered sugar and mix till the sugar dissolves.

Add egg mixture and mix well.

Then add wheat flour and milk little by little and mix well.

The batter should neither be thick nor thin.

Mix  a tsp of vanilla essence, a pinch of salt and ½ tsp lemon juice to the batter.

Preheat the waffle iron. Take a little batter and spread it on the hot waffle iron and close it.

Within 1 minute the waffles will be done. Remove it with a wooden spatula.

Repeat the process for the rest of the dough.

You will get 9 waffles using this measurement. (1 waffle = 5 hearts).

Priya of Priya's Easy N Tasty Recipes is conducting a wonderful event for St Valentine's Day. Waffles are on its way to Hearts for St Valentine's Day


wafflesWaffles topped with powdered sugar and ice cream-waffle iron- 7 hearts

Meet you all again with a wonderful post. Till then Bye from Padhu
Happy Valentine's Day



61 comments:

  1. Wow ..lovely waffles..feel to have right now..
    Cool click too

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  2. Hei friend how r u ? first time i came here, u hv a nice blog, n nice to meet u ^-^

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  3. wowwwww...nice ...will come to visit at ur restaurant again n again..and thnx for visitng my blog....

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  4. Great for valentine,looks superb and very beautifully presented...happy valentines day..

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  5. so your heart s having a happy smile today. Mine too...V day is so near.lovely waffles Padhu

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  6. lovely presentation.. looks yummy..

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  7. That s so perfect for the V day...Looks Gr8

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  8. love is in the air... waffles looks yummy

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  9. what a lovely waffles....like the heart shape waffles....nice clicks...

    plz accept the award from my blog...

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  10. Padhu,

    Waffles looks really good.

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  11. Wowww such a tempting waffles, well presented Padhu.;thanks for sending to my event dear..glad to get this beauties..

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  12. Soooo cute!!.. love the recipe and presentation sooo much!.. nice pics:)

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  13. wow padhu this waffles luk very yummy n tempting,heart shape r very cute

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  14. These Hearty waffles are so cute and are a perfect entry for the wonderful event!!!! I love waffles with loads of choco sauce:)

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  15. The waffle is cute! Happy Vday!

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  16. Those heart waffles are too cute, what a great idea!!

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  17. Cute waffles..Happy V day, Padhu !

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  18. Cute waffles...looks tasty dear :)

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  19. wow, the waffles look so pretty, perfect for the v-day :)

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  20. lovely presentation....looks perfect..happy v day dear.

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  21. these waffles look so cute..perfect heart shaped for the perfect occasion..love this recipe.

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  22. Yummy waffles.Nice presentation too.Happy V day!!

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  23. Lovely waffles...want to grab one...

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  24. happy valentines day!superb waffles..perfect for the day! keep rocking!

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  25. Thanks for stopping by my blog and the awesome comments!!

    You have a lovely blog here!!! Love the artistry in your recipe presentations...I shall definitely be following your recipes and eagerly await your next creative presentation!!!

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  26. Darling thanks so much for visiting me regularly and for the sweet and caring comments you leave behind. I treasure our friendship and wanted to wish you a lovely weekend and a love filled Valentine’s Day. The waffles are so delicious looking, I just had breakfast and now I am hungry again.

    Love & Hugs
    Duchess

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  27. Hi Padhu! Greetings from Malaysia ;) Tks for the visit ya!

    Wow those waffles are simply tempting! I love ur food presentations! Very artistic, I'm admiring them! :)

    Happy Valentines and have fun!

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  28. oh those waffles are adorable and look just delicious!

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  29. waffles.... my sunday morning breakfast
    happy valentines day padhu

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  30. Amazing pics.....valentine special...gr8 waffles...

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  31. Thanks for visiting my spacee.Amazing creatives on veggies.good work.

    Happy Valentines day.

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  32. Happy Valentines Day to u! Have a lovely day dear! Those waffles are so perfect for valentines day!!

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  33. Hi!
    presentation is simply superb!

    kind regards,
    Poorna.

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  34. Pretty Heart Waffles and pancakes, great for V day morning. Enjoy and V day! :)

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  35. luks luvly.Happy Valentines Day dear!!!!!!

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  36. THe waffles look delicious...they r tempting me...with icecream for breakfast is a yummy treat...
    thanx for visiting my site...keep visiting

    Smitha
    http://smithasspicyflavors.blogspot.com/

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  37. Waffles looks yummy!!! Happy Valentines Day!!!

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  38. Waffles have never looked more cute..:)Lovely!!

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  39. I just love to drool over your snaps; they are always lively and animated ! Very cute !

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  40. Thanks for stopping by my blog. You have a beautiful and yummy collection of recipes. Do leave your comments n my blog. BTW the waffles look yummy.

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  41. Waffles look romantically dressed and absolutely delicious, especially the second picture with the vanilla ice cream and honey topping!!! MMmmmmm, enjoy!!!

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  42. Perfect dish for the lovely occassion.

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  43. hi dear,

    There is an award waiting for u in my blog. Please accept it!!

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  44. hi dear,

    There is an award waiting for u in my blog. Please accept it!!

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  45. For a minute I did not think it was waffles, they are so well dressed up and soaking with the topping. very creative.

    www.ruchikacooks.com

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  46. Happy Valentines Day to you.
    Wonderful presentation and looks yummy.

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  47. Wonderful waffles looks very romatic and juicy with all those waffles dunk in the syrup I will take everything there!!!

    http://memoryarchieved.blogspot.com

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  48. Fantastic blog Padma...

    The recipes.. the pictures... the garnishing... the presentation....loved everything....

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  49. Hi,
    I saw the recipe for heart shaped waffles in your website. Where did you buy that waffle maker from? Can I get it in Chennai?

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  50. where can I buy a waffle maker in Mumbai?

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