Belgian Waffle

The Belgian Waffles taste soft on the inside but crispy on the outside. Because the pearl sugar slowly melts feature, it makes the waffle so special. These waffles are also perfect with any kind of topping, like maple syrup, whipping cream or ice cream. It’s a delightful food and easy recipe. Let’s do it!   

YIELD: 8~10 waffles | TIME: 2 hours

Ingredients

Belgian Waffle Ingredients
  1. Bread flour 140 g
  2. Cake flour 60 g
  3. Instant yeast 2.5 g
  4. Light brown sugar 35 g
  5. Salt 2.5 g
  6. Milk 35 g
  7. Yogurt 45 g
  8. Honey 15 g
  9. 1 Medium egg
  10. Unsalted butter, melted 60 g
  11. Pearl Sugar 50 g

Tools & Equipment

Mixers

KitchenAid Classic Series 4.5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer, Onyx Black (K45SSOB)

Belgian Pearl Sugar

Belgian Pearl Sugar

Instructions

  1. Make the dough:
    • In a large bowl, add the bread flour, cake flour, yeast, brown sugar and salt first.
    • Then add the milk, yogurt, honey and egg into the bowl and use mixer to whisk on low speed until the mixture forms a dough.
    • Add the butter and continue to whisk until the dough is smooth.
    • Cover bowl with plastic wrap and rest the dough aside for 1 hour at room temperature.
    • After fermentation, add the pearl sugar and use mixer again to mix in pearl sugar for 15 seconds.
  2. Preheat the waffle iron on low heat
  3. Make the waffles:
    • Divide the dough into 8~10 equal pieces and roll each piece into a ball.
    • Place the ball on the preheated waffle iron and sprinkle some pearl sugar over the top.
    • Cook over low heat for 3 minutes until golden brown.
  4. Serve the waffles: Serve with maple syrup, jam, whipping cream or ice cream immediately.

Finish and enjoy

Note:

  1. Leftover waffles can be stored in the freezer in an airtight container for up to 1 week.
  2. Re-crisp in a toaster oven.
add the bread flour, cake flour, yeast, brown sugar and salt
add the milk, yogurt, honey and egg
whisk with mixer
add butter
dough
cover with plastic wrap
add pearl sugar
mix in pearl sugar
Place on the preheated waffle iron
cook until golden brown
serve Belgian Waffles
serve with hoeny