Gluten-Free Gingerbread Waffles with Aunt Sue’s Raw & Unfiltered Honey

There’s nothing better than holiday recipes filling my home with the scents of spices like cinnamon and nutmeg. It’s funny how you can literally taste Christmas in certain foods. I love the holidays for a million reasons, but one of the biggest ones is that our schedules slow down, giving Brooks and me more leisurely mornings than usual. A day that starts with a pile of pancakes or waffles is pretty much guaranteed to be a good day, right? That’s why I was so excited to partner with Aunt Sue’s Raw & Unfiltered Honey — we can make Christmas even sweeter together!

I was in search of a holiday-inspired morning meal that wasn’t overly decadent (who has time for a post-breakfast nap?) when I came across this delicious recipe by holistic nutritionist Kara Stout. I really love swapping the sugar for honey in these waffles — not only is it all natural and a healthier way to indulge, but the honey even helps keep the waffles from drying out. This recipe checked all the boxes: organic ingredients, naturally sweetened, simple to make, and insanely delicious. You should definitely try these at home!

Recipe: Gluten-Free Gingerbread Waffles with Aunt Sue’s Raw & Unfiltered Honey

Recipe serves two.

• 1½ cups almond flour
• 2 tablespoons of Aunt Sue’s Raw & Unfiltered Honey
• 1½ teaspoons baking powder
• 1½ teaspoons ground ginger
• 1½ teaspoons cinnamon
• ¼ teaspoon ground cloves
• 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg
• ¼ teaspoon sea salt
• ¾ cup unsweetened almond milk
• 1 large organic egg
• ½ teaspoon pure vanilla
• 2 tablespoons melted coconut oil
• 2½ tablespoons blackstrap molasses

1. Mix together dry ingredients in large mixing bowl.
2. Add in wet ingredients and using a whisk, mix together well.
3. Pour batter into your waffle maker to make each waffle.

Optional: Drizzle extra honey over the top.

Let me know if you try these delicious waffles at home! I promise you won’t be disappointed.

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Photography credit: Samantha Marquart

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Julianne Hough is just trying to be a nice person who dances as often as possible, usually in public. She recently wifed up to NHL star Brooks Laich and is the proud dog-mom of two pups, Lexi & Harley (they’re the real brains behind everything).
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  • Christina

    Looks yummy! Also, I love your Christmas pjs! 🙂

  • Malika Smith

    I tried to make these and they didnt turn out at all! ;( what kind of almond flour did you use??

  • Sherri

    Hi @juleshough I tried this recipe this morning. My batter was dark not light like yours. What did I do wrong? They didn’t turn out as nice as yours! Help please…..thanks

  • Cynthia Robinson

    Hi Jules… I am a LONG time buyer of… LOVE this place!

    I am changing up the waffles… because I can’t use Almond flour, will be using Domato brand Gluten Free flour instead. Also, I was taught to whip the egg white almost to stiff peak stage, and fold into the batter creating a much lighter and fluffier waffle.