I need an authentic recipe for Chinese egg waffles-any have one that they have actually used?

  • Posted by: hflemm
  • March 26, 2011
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boulangere March 26, 2011
Thank you all - something new every day!
 
hflemm March 26, 2011
Miafoodie-I already ordered one-the mix that they sell did not get great reviews...so just looking for that great authentic recipe :)
 
Miafoodie March 26, 2011
Williams and Sonoma has a Chinese Egg Waffle pan in their new catalog.
It is made by Nordicware which is a quality product and sells for $49.95
plus shipping.
 
hflemm March 26, 2011
Thanks Burnt Offerings :)
 
Burnt O. March 26, 2011
boulangere: They are egg puffs and are called Gei Dan Jai. I guess you could call them a cross between a little popover and a waffle. I have not made these - I don't have the correct pan, although I suppose you could use an ebelskiver pan if you had one? This recipe certainly looks authentic enough. http://en.christinesrecipes.com/2010/09/hong-kong-style-egg-waffle-original.html
 
boulangere March 26, 2011
I'm curious: what are Chinese egg waffles?
 
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