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Catholic Recipe: Sauce for Rice Waffles


  • 1/2 pound strained honey
  • 1/2 cup maple syrup
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • caraway seeds
  • Rice Waffles (see recipe)


Prep Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: • •

Cost: $$$$

For Ages:11+

Origin: USA


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Independence Day food is often of the picnic variety, as is right for a holiday usually spent in the open. But there are traditional dishes originating in George Washington's Virginia. One such is a breakfast specialty, Rice Waffles. Here is the sauce to accompany the waffles.


Beat together thoroughly 1/2 pound of strained honey 1/2 cup of maple syrup and heat slowly in a double boiler. Add 2 teaspoons of cinnamon and a few grains of caraway seeds. Serve over rice waffles (see recipe).

Recipe Source: Feast Day Cookbook by Katherine Burton and Helmut Ripperger, David McKay Company, Inc., New York, 1951