Breakfast Foods

Chocolate Waffles with Peanut Butter and Caramelized Bananas

The flavors of chocolate, peanut butter and bananas come together quickly for this wickedly decadent breakfast or dessert. Add a scoop of vanilla ice cream to send it over-the-top.


15 minutes


10 minutes





Chocolate Waffles

  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups milk
  • ½ cup (1 stick) Challenge Butter, melted
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup cocoa powder
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 Tablespoon sugar
  • ½ teaspoon salt

Caramelized Bananas

  • 4 ripe bananas, not overripe, sliced
  • 2 Tablespoons Challenge Dairy Butter
  • ⅓ cup brown sugar


  • peanut butter
  • powdered sugar, optional

Chocolate Waffles

  • 1
    Preheat waffle iron.
  • 2
    For waffles, combine all wet ingredients in a small bowl. Combine all dry ingredients in medium bowl. Pour wet ingredients into bowl with dry ingredients and mix together.
  • 3
    Pour waffle batter onto center of hot waffle iron and bake about 5 minutes.

Caramelized Bananas

  • 1
    For Caramelized Bananas, melt butter in medium skillet over medium heat.
  • 2
    Add brown sugar and bananas.
  • 3
    Carefully stir until the brown sugar melts and the sauce thickens, about 3-5 minutes. Remove from the heat.
  • 4
    Remove waffles carefully and top with peanut butter and caramelized bananas. Serve immediately.