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Celebrate fall at breakfast with these fun fall chocolate and pecan waffles! Add fall spice, pecans and fall colored chocolate candies for a great way to start off the new season.

Fall Pecan Waffle Recipe

Bring on the reds, oranges and yellows, fall is almost here!  We will still be wearing shorts on Halloween so I have to fake my way through fall a little.  I bake or cook anything I can that's made with pumpkin, apples or anything even remotely related to fall.

Waffles are always fun.  Whether it's omelet waffles or just cooking hash brown waffles, everything is better in a waffle – even fall.

candy waffle recipe

Pecan waffles are my absolute favorite waffle ever.  So this recipe started with a pecan waffle base.  I have several different waffle recipes I like.

Overnight yeast waffles are amazing, but they take a little pre-planning. When I don't plan ahead, I just use this easy waffle recipe.  You could also use a homemade baking mix to make them or a mix from a box.

Easy Fall Waffle Recipe

Once the waffle batter is ready, mix in the pecans and chocolate candy. You can buy packages of pecan pieces so you don't have to chop the pecans.

Candy and Pecan Waffle Recipe


Cook the waffles according to the waffle maker's directions. I love my Oster Waffle Maker. It's non-stick ceramic and works great.  I almost always burn my fingers trying to get the waffle out of the maker.

Here's a good trick – just tip it upside down on to a plate or platter.  Serve with warmed maple syrup or try this homemade buttermilk syrup for an extra touch of yum!

Fall Waffles



  1. Pre-heat waffle maker according to directions.
  2. Prepare waffle mix according to recipe or mix directions. Add 1/4 teaspoon of cinnamon or pumpkin pie spice , if desired.
  3. Mix well and add 1/2 cup crushed pecans and 1/2 cup of fall colored m&m's (red, orange, yellow, and brown)
  4. Pour waffle mix in your waffle maker and turn on.
  5. Cook until your waffle maker timer or light goes off
  6. Here's a fun tip - unplug your waffle maker and turn upside down to get your waffle out perfectly!
  7. Serve with warm maple syrup or buttermilk syrup and a few extra crushed pecans and m&m's
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
Amount Per Serving As Served
Calories 218kcal Calories from fat 95
% Daily Value
Total Fat 11g 17%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 52mg 17%
Sodium 383mg 16%
Carbohydrate 25g 8%
Protein 6g

Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories 2000
Total Fat Less than 65g
Sat Fat Less than 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g
Dietary Fiber 25g
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10 comments on “Fall Chocolate and Pecan Waffles

  1. Congratulations!
    Your post is featured on Full Plate Thursday this week. We have pinned it to our Features board and thank you so much for sharing with us. Enjoy your weekend and your new Red Plate!
    Miz Helen

  2. These waffles look delicious. My grandson would love these, especially the M & Ms. Our fall theme is coming up soon on Sunday’s Best. I would love for you to share.

  3. This is an awesome recipe for fall!! I can’t wait to try it. I just love the colors that the M&Ms add.

  4. My grand kids would love these. Thanks for sharing your wonderful posts at Over The Moon Party.
    See you next week.

  5. Breakfast and dessert all in one I love it!

  6. Thank you for linking up to last week’s Tasty Tuesday link up. I have pinned your yummy recipe to the Creative K Tasty Tuesday Pinterest board. I hope that you’ll stop by this week to link up again!

  7. I never would have though to add such goodies to my waffles. Great idea. thanks for sharing at the #HomeMattersParty

  8. Wow, add M&M’s and pecans to anything and I’m in 😉 Thanks for joining us on Oh My Heartsie Girl Wordless Wednesday!


  9. Im not ready for fall, but I am ready for these waffles!