Skip to main content
Updated:
Original:

Pumpkin Waffles and Butter Syrup

It’s October already and I’m suddenly realizing I better hurry up and get my kids’ Halloween costumes figured out!
Image placeholder title

But October also means indulging in my two favorite foods of Fall – apples and pumpkin. Soooo many delicious foods to eat in so many varieties.  I already shared my apple butter recipe, so today I am sharing a favorite breakfast recipe for Fall: Pumpkin Waffles with Butter Syrup.  These warm, delectable waffles are perfect on a crisp Fall morning.  And even on a warm seemingly summer morning like we’ve had the last few days here in San Diego with temps in the 90’s!  All the more reason to eat Fall foods and remind ourselves it really is Fall, even if it doesn’t quite feel like it.

Pumpkin Waffles

2 cups flour1/4 cup sugar1 Tbsp baking powder1 tsp cinnamon1/2 tsp salt2 eggs1 1/2 cup milk4 Tbsp butter, melted1/2 cup canned pumpkin

Preheat waffle iron.  In a medium-size mixing bowl, stir together the flour, sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt.  In a separate mixing bowl, whisk together the eggs, milk, melted butter, and pumpkin.  Pour the wet ingredients over the flour mixture and stir just until combined.

Coat the waffle iron with cooking spray.  Pour the waffle batter onto the center of each section of the iron. (1/4 to 3/4 cup of batter for each waffle.)

Recommended for You

Cook the waffles for a few minutes or until they are crispy and light brown . Serve immediately with butter syrup (below) or maple syrup or even some of the apple butter.

This simple syrup is a fabulous topping for these waffles.

Butter Syrup

1 cup sugar1 Tbsp Karo syrup1/2 cup butter1/2 cup buttermilk (I never have any on hand, so I use 1/2 cup milk and add 1/2 Tbsp vinegar or lemon juice; let sit 5 minutes)1 tsp vanilla1/2 tsp baking soda

Put sugar, syrup, butter and buttermilk in a saucepan and bring to a boil.  Pull the saucepan off as soon as it boils and then add vanilla and baking soda.

Enjoy!

Related

Image placeholder title

Pumpkin Waffles

Fall has definitely arrived here in Portland.

Image placeholder title

Whole Wheat and Oatmeal Waffles

Whole Wheat and Oatmeal Waffles.

Easy and Delicious Apple Butter Recipe

As I promised in my post last week – Apple Season in Julian – here is my recipe for apple butter.

Image placeholder title

Pumpkin Pancake Recipe

I love the smell of pumpkins cooking or baking in the fall, especially if that’s coming from my kitchen!

Image placeholder title

Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

If you’re a pumpkin pie lover and just can’t get enough of the filling…this cupcake is for you.

Image placeholder title

Rich and Chewy Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

This is a cookie recipe I tried out in the early days of my marriage.

Image placeholder title

Pumpkin Surprise

Looking for an easy and delicious Thanksgiving pumpkin dessert?

Image placeholder title

8 Waffle Iron Recipes Beyond Just Waffles

8 Waffle Iron Recipes Beyond Just Waffles