Loaded Potato Waffle

  • 1 Review
  • Prep Time: 20min
    Cook Time: 20min
  • Potato Type: Russet
  • Serves: 4
    Prep Method: Grilled
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Recipe by: Potatoes USA

All the texture you look for in a waffle, crispy on the outside but fluffy on the inside. These waffles are loaded with cheddar cheese, chives and smoky bacon. An incredible dish that you can feature at your next brunch or breakfast.


Loaded Potato

  • 1/2 pound Applewood smoked bacon, thick cut
  • 2 pounds Frozen shredded potatoes, unseasoned
  • 2 each Large eggs
  • 3 Tablespoons Quinoa Flour
  • 1 Teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1 Teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 3/4 cup plus 1/2 cup for topping Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 2 Tbsp. plus more for brushing waffle iron Unsalted butter
  • 2 Tablespoons Rendered bacon fat
  • 1/4 cup; plus 1/4 cup for topping Chopped Chives

Prep Time: 20min | Cook Time: 20min

  1. Preheat oven to 200 degrees.
  2. Cook bacon in a skillet over high heat until crisp – about 5-6 minutes. Set bacon aside and reserve the rendered fat. When bacon is cool, roughly chop.
  3. In a large bowl, combine shredded potato, beaten egg, quinoa flour, salt, baking powder, shredded cheddar, melted butter, bacon fat, and chopped chives until well combined.
  4. Scoop one fourth of the batter into a waffle iron set to the highest heat. Cook 10-12 minutes until golden brown and crispy. Hold waffles in the preheated oven.
  5. Assmeble the waffles: serve a hot waffle topped with 2 tbsp. Potato Butter, chives, bacon bits and cheddar cheese.

1 Review

Vickie Beavens 2 years ago

This is DELICIOUS! No other way to put it. I scaled down to do a trial for the staff and made...Read Full Review

Vickie Beavens 2 years ago

This is DELICIOUS! No other way to put it. I scaled down to do a trial for the staff and made 2 in the Belgium Waffle maker and not only were they DELICIOUS they were beautiful! If there was a way to post a pic I definitely would

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