Sweet and Spicy Chicken and Waffles

Waffles are amazing. Chicken is great. Sriracha sauce is to die for. Combine all three and you get a killer Chicken and Waffles recipe. Let’s be honest - whoever came up with the idea of putting fried chicken and waffles together was a genius and our taste buds are thankful.

The most common chicken and waffle pairing seems to come from the American soul food tradition. Well, it’s time to turn it up a notch. Add a blend of Sriracha and maple syrup to this uniquely American dish and give your soul food a hot kick in the flavors.

Ingredients

  • 1 Lehi Mills waffle (Belgian or Whole-Grain)
  • Maple Syrup
  • Sriracha sauce
  • 1 Chicken tender (Store bought or homemade) 
  • Sprouts or greens for garnish (optional)

Directions

  1. Follow the directions on the Lehi Mills Waffle Mix box to make your waffle.
  2. Combine the syrup and Sriracha sauce in a small, microwave-safe bowl and microwave the mixture at high for about 15-20 seconds or until warm.
  3. Heat up chicken tender and place on top of syrup covered Lehi Mills waffle.
  4. Drizzle the chicken with syrup/Sriracha mix and enjoy!

- Jhonny