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  • Vegan Yumminess

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Vegan

    Flax meal and blended nuts provide a delicious dose of healthy fats, while apple adds something sweet. Top with your favorite fresh or frozen berries.

    Get the recipe: Vegan Yumminess

  • Keepin' It Kind

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Vegan

    Dessert is A-OK to eat for breakfast when veggies are included, right? The hint of sweetness in these spice waffles is courtesy of a dash of maple syrup mixed right into the batter. Did we mention the vegan cinnamon maple cream cheese spread?

    Get the recipe: Keepin' It Kind

  • Veggie on a Penny

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Vegan

    A five-minute waffle recipe with only five ingredients? When waffles are this low-stress, who needs cereal?

    Get the recipe: Veggie on a Penny

  • Cook Like a Cavewoman

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Paleo

    Coconut flour makes these Paleo waffles as tender as their all-purpose flour counterparts, while blended raw cashews help thicken and add richness.

    Get the recipe: Cook Like a Cavewoman

  • Food Faith Fitness

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Paleo

    Brunching solo? This single-serving recipe has you covered. Stock up on a few different flavors of protein powder to mix it up each time.

    Get the recipe: Food Faith Fitness

  • Girl Meets Paleo

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Paleo

    What's a Paleo recipe without meat? For a modern take on chicken and waffles, this recipe piles hot sauce–coated grilled chicken on top of a savory garlic waffle.

    Get the recipe: Girl Meets Paleo

  • Against All Grain

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Gluten-Free

    When they're topped with honey, butter and apple syrup, you won't even notice that these warmly spiced waffles are wheat-free.

    Get the recipe: Against All Grain

  • Minimalist Baker

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Gluten-Free

    A DIY gluten-free flour blend (one part rice flour, two parts tapioca flour, two parts potato starch, and six parts brown rice flour) is key to achieving mouthwatering waffles.

    Get the recipe: Minimalist Baker

  • Cookie + Kate

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Gluten-Free

    Since baking powder needs time to do its heavy lifting (see what we did there?), let the batter rest for 10 minutes before pouring it onto your waffle iron.

    Get the recipe: Cookie + Kate

  • iFOODreal

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Low Calorie

    These 110-calorie-a-piece waffles stay nice and moist from 1 1/2 cups of applesauce rather than butter or oil.

    Get the recipe: iFOODreal

  • 12 Minute Athlete

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Low Calorie

    Zero flour is required for this fast and filling breakfast. Cottage cheese, egg whites, and whey protein help these 142-calorie waffles keep you full for hours. Top with some fresh fruit and a spoonful of Greek yogurt and you'll be set until lunch.

    Get the recipe: 12 Minute Athlete

  • Eat Yourself Skinny

    The Best Waffle Recipe: Low Calorie

    Mashed banana offers all the sweetness this recipe needs (read: no empty calories here). These whole wheat treats are just 214 calories.

    Get the recipe: Eat Yourself Skinny

  • All Day I Dream About Food

    The Best Waffle Recipe: High Protein

    Greek yogurt and chocolate(!) protein powder in the batter make these waffles a muscle-building meal. Each has 16 grams of satisfying protein.

    Get the recipe: All Day I Dream About Food

  • Desserts with Benefits

    The Best Waffle Recipe: High Protein

    Quinoa, one of the few vegetarian complete proteins, offers eight grams of protein per cooked cup. This dish calls for a mix of quinoa flour and brown rice protein powder to rack up a total of 28 grams per serving.

    Get the Recipe: Desserts with Benefits

  • The Healthy Maven

    The Best Waffle Recipe: High Protein

    These oat flour and protein powder cinnamon waffles have vanilla flavor baked in for a healthy breakfast that still feels decadent.

    Get the recipe: The Healthy Maven