Cheesecake Filled Waffles with a Berry Drizzle
Recipe Type: Breakfast, Brunch
Serves: 4 waffles
Fluffy waffles are hiding a delicious cheesecake center and then topped with a maple syrup that has be spruced up with lemon and summer's frozen berries.
  • Your favorite Waffle batter for 7-8 servings (use boxed or homemade!)
  • 4 oz cream cheese, room temperature
  • ¼ cup sour cream, room temperature
  • 1 tbsp milk
  • ½ whisked egg
  • 2 tbsp sugar
Berry Syrup:
  • 1 cup frozen mixed berries (I used blueberries, raspberries, and blackberries)
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • ⅓ cup maple syrup
  1. In a small saucepan, add the frozen berries and lemon juice over medium-low heat. Let cook for about 15 minutes, or until berries have broken down. Stir in maple syrup and set aside.
  2. While the berry syrup is cooking, start the waffles. In a medium bowl, whisk together the cream cheese, sour cream, milk, egg, and sugar. Set aside.
  3. Prepare the waffle batter according to your package instructions. Preheat waffle iron.
  4. When waffle iron is ready, add about ? cup waffle batter, then ¼ cup cheesecake batter, then ? cup waffle batter to the iron. Close the iron and let cook according to waffle iron instructions.
  5. Repeat until batter is gone and all waffles are cooked.
  6. Top waffles with berry syrup and a little powdered sugar, if desired.
Recipe by Honest Cooking at