Red Velvet Waffles

Red Velvet Waffles

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon red food coloring
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted


  1. Whisk flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, sugar and cocoa powder in a large bowl.
  2. In another large bowl, beat egg with buttermilk, sour cream, food coloring and vanilla extract until smooth.
  3. Slowly whisk in the flour mixture, adding melted butter in gradually as well, until all lumps are out.
  4. Turn on your waffle iron and wait for it to heat up.
  5. Once it’s ready, pour your red velvet mix and close the lid – wait until it’s ready.
  6. Serve warm with cream cheese, syrup, and/or butter.

  • Colleen, The Smart Cookie Cook
    November 30, 2012 at 6:41 PM

    These sound & look amazing! What a great way to start the day.

    • 2 Broke Cooks
      December 1, 2012 at 7:06 PM

      Thank you! They were delicious. Let us know what other recipes you love!!!