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Belle Haven Waffles

Auntie Jan

These waffles have always been a Belle Haven favorite. (Belle Haven was the home of my mother’s second youngest sister Jan who has four children). They are light, fluffy, and make great pancakes as well. I remember when a handful of my cousins and I went to her friend Bob’s farm for pottery classes one summer when I was about ten. Auntie Jan made us waffles every morning before driving out to Bob’s. 

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  • 2 cups plain flour
  • 2 Tbsp. sugar
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 2 tsp. baking powder


  • 2 Tbsp. oil
  • 2 eggs
  • Dash of vanilla (optional)
  • 2 cups buttermilk (2 cups)


  • Heat waffle iron.
  • Mix dry ingredients together.
  • Mix wet ingredients together and add to dry.
  • Pour into waffle iron and cook until done.

Serving Suggestion:
Serve with butter and pure maple syrup.

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Posted by on May 16, 2011 in Breakfast Dishes, Waffles