Celebrate Waffle Day

March 22, 2012 12:09:21 PM PDT
A breakfast favorite is getting its own "day" this Sunday at Pinstripes in Northbrook and South Barrington.

Guests of all ages are invited to take part in a contest by taking photos of their favorite waffle creation. Options for the pressed-to-order Belgium waffles include Sweet Apple Cinnamon, Balsamic and Berries, and Bananas Foster and Nutella. The winners at each location will win a private party for 4. Photos of waffle masterpieces must be sent to info@Pinstripes.com.

Sunday, March 25

Pinstripes Northbrook
1150 Willow Road
Northbrook, IL 60062

Pinstripes South Barrington
100 West Higgins Road
South Barrington, IL 60010


Waffle batter
2 eggs
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 3/4 cups milk
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 tablespoon white sugar
4 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

1. Preheat waffle iron. Beat eggs in large bowl with hand beater until fluffy. Beat in flour, milk, vegetable oil, sugar, baking powder, salt and vanilla, just until smooth.
2. Spray preheated waffle iron with non-stick cooking spray. Pour mix onto hot waffle iron. Cook until golden brown. Serve hot.