Chocolate Hazelnut Protein Waffles – Low Carb and Gluten-Free

Low Carb Chocolate Hazelnut Waffles. A hearty gluten-free breakfast to start your day right.
Course Breakfast
Cuisine Breakfast
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 thick waffles or 8 to 10 thinner waffles
Calories 257 kcal


  • 1 cup Hazelnut meal
  • 1/2 cup Chocolate protein powder
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp coconut flour
  • 3 tbsp Swerve Sweetener or granulated erythritol
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup full-fat Greek yogurt
  • 3 tbsp hazelnut oil
  • 1/2 tsp hazelnut extract
  • 1/4 tsp stevia extract


  1. Preheat waffle iron to medium high. Preheat oven to 200F and place a wire rack over a baking sheet.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together hazelnut meal, protein powder, cocoa powder, coconut flour and sweetener.
  3. Whisk in eggs, yogurt, hazelnut oil, hazelnut extract and stevia until well combined.
  4. Grease waffle iron if necessary and pour 1/4 to 1/3 cup of batter into each section of the iron.
  5. Close the lid and cook until browned and crisp. Gently remove and transfer to prepared baking sheet in oven to keep warn
  6. Repeat with remaining batter.
  7. Top with whipped cream, butter, berries, chopped hazelnuts, sugar-free syrup, whatever you desire.

Recipe Notes

Serves 6. Each serving has 11g of carbs and 4g of fiber. Total NET CARBS = 7 g.

Other nutritional info: 257 Calories; 19g Fat (61.5% calories from fat); 16g Protein; 11g Carbohydrate; 4g Dietary Fiber; 159mg Cholesterol; 73mg Sodium.

Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Hazelnut Protein Waffles – Low Carb and Gluten-Free
Amount Per Serving (1 waffle)
Calories 257 Calories from Fat 171
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 19g 29%
Cholesterol 257mg 86%
Sodium 73mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 11g 4%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Protein 16g 32%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.