Oat Bran ‘n Ginger Waffles

A dessert recipe found in “Quaker Oats Brand Cookbook”
published by The Quaker Oats Company in 1989

Oat Bran 'n Ginger Waffles

Enjoy the sweet aroma of these waffles with the healthful benefit of oat bran. Top with fresh fruit.

Ingredients
2 egg whites
1 cup Quaker Oat Bran hot cereal, uncooked
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon ginger
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
1/4 teaspoon salt (optional)
1 cup skim milk
3 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 tablespoons dark molasses

Approach

[1] Heat waffle iron according to manufacturer’s instructions. Beat egg whites until soft peaks form; set aside. Combine oat bran, flour, sugar, ginger, cinnamon, baking soda, baking powder, cloves and salt; mix well.

[2] Whisk milk, oil and molasses until well blended. Add to dry ingredients, mixing just until moistened. Do not overmix. Fold egg whites into batter.

[3] Pour about 1 cup batter onto surface of grid. Close the lid; bake until steam no longer escapes f r om sides of the iron and waffles are deep golden brown. Serve with fruit or Aunt Jemima Lite or ButterLite Syrup, if desired.

Makes 6 servings