Chocolate Strawberry Waffles

Recipe posted in: Tasty Takes on Nutrisystem Meals, Breakfasts
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Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and you may be looking for some recipes to prepare for your loved one. Serve your sweetheart breakfast in bed with these Chocolate Strawberry Waffles. Filled with the flavors of chocolate covered strawberries, this delicious morning meal could double as dessert. With a little help from your Nutrisystem NutriChocolates, we created a healthy take on the classic breakfast staple.

The base of these nutritious waffles consists of whole wheat flour, unsweetened cocoa powder and baking powder combined with milk and NutriChocolates melted with light butter. After cooking the batter in a waffle iron, we complete the meal by topping the finished product with fresh strawberries. The end result is a beautiful presentation that is sure to impress to your Valentine.

One serving of these Chocolate Strawberry Waffles contains 176 calories and counts as one SmartCarb and two Extras on the Nutrisystem program. To avoid overindulging in Valentine’s Day goodies, try logging your food intake in the NuMi app! The journal is set up to complement your Nutrisystem plan, making it easy to determine what you have left to eat for the day. Click here to quickly log your waffles in NuMi >

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No waffle iron? No problem! Nutrisystem makes healthy Buttermilk Waffles that are just as delicious and ready in just a few minutes. If you’re more of a pancake person, try our High Protein Pancake Mix to keep that homemade breakfast feel. Click here to stock up on healthy breakfasts! >

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Servings: 4

Calories per Serving: 176

On Nutrisystem, Count As: 1 SmartCarb and 2 Extras

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 Tbsp. light butter
  • 1 ¼ cup unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 package NutriChocolates
  • 1 cup strawberries, sliced

Directions:

  1. Combine flour, cocoa powder and baking powder in a bowl.
  2. In a seperate bowl, melt butter and NutriChocolates together.
  3. Pour the milk and chocolate mixture into the flour mixture. Mix well.
  4. Preheat a waffle iron and spray with a nonstick spray. Pour in ½ cup of batter and cook according to the waffle iron manufacturer's directions.
  5. Remove waffle and repeat with remaining batter.
  6. Top finished waffles with sliced strawberries.