Whip up these delicious Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Waffles! Enjoy these sweet and citrus flavors accompanied by warm and doughy waffles for breakfast. Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake Waffles are a decadent way to start your day.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 8 servings
1 cup blueberries, divided
1/2 cup water
3 Tbsp. sugar, divided
1 tsp. zest and 2 Tbsp. juice from 1 lemon, divided
1 pkg. (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese, softened
1 can (8 oz.) refrigerated crescent dough sheet
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Let's Make It
Bring 3/4 cup blueberries, water, and 1 Tbsp. each sugar and lemon juice to boil in saucepan on medium-high heat; simmer on low heat 12 to 15 min. or until slightly thickened, mashing blueberries lightly after about 10 min. Remove from heat.
Spray 8-inch square electric waffle iron with cooking spray. Heat iron to medium-high heat.
Mix Neufchatel, lemon zest, remaining sugar and lemon juice until blended. Unroll crescent dough onto lightly floured cutting board; roll or pat into 16x8-inch rectangle. Cut into 2 (8-inch) squares.
Place 1 dough square on bottom grid of waffle iron. (Dough will not completely cover grid.) Top with half the Neufchatel mixture; spread carefully to within 1 inch of edges. Top with remaining blueberries; cover with remaining dough. Close lid.
Cook 4 to 5 min. or until golden brown. Use fork to transfer waffle from grid to work surface. Cool slightly. Cut waffle into 4 squares, then cut each square diagonally into quarters. Serve warm with blueberry sauce and remaining Neufchatel mixture.
Balance out these "waffles" by serving them with a colorful fruit salad.
Prepare using 1 can (8 oz.) refrigerated crescent dinner rolls, firmly pressing perforations together to seal before using as directed.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10g
Saturated Fat 5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 21g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.