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three chipotle cornmeal waffle tostadas with lime and avocado
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Chipotle Cornmel Waffle Tostadas

These chipotle cornmeal waffle tostadas are such a fun twist on tostadas...crispy cornmeal waffles are topped with rotisserie chicken, crunchy veggies, and a delicious greek yogurt lime crema!
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 6
Calories: 556kcal


Chipotle-Cornmeal Waffles

  • 1 ½ cup all purpose flour 166g; or fluffed, spooned & levelled
  • ¾ cups corn meal
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2 eggs lightly beaten
  • 1 ¾ cup milk
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce minced finely
  • 2 teaspoons adobo sauce

Lime Crema

  • 1 cup greek yogurt
  • zest from 1 lime
  • juice from 1 lime 2 tbsp approximately

Waffle Toppings

  • cup vegetable oil
  • cup apple cider vinegar
  • juice from ½ lime 1 tbsp approximately
  • 3-4 cups cabbage chopped into strips
  • 8 radishes sliced
  • ½ cup cilantro roughly chopped
  • 2 cups chicken breast cooked & shredded (roughly ½ rotisserie chicken)
  • avocados chopped


Chipotle-Cornmeal Waffles

  • Pre-heat your waffle maker.
  • In a medium bowl, combine flour, cornmeal, sugar and baking powder. In a separate bowl, lightly beat the eggs, then add milk and oil. Add wet ingredients to dry, mixing until just combined. Fold in the chipotle pepper and adobo sauce.
  • Cook waffles according to waffle maker instructions.

Lime Crema

  • Combine lime zest, lime juice and yogurt in a small bowl. Set aside.


  • Whisk together oil, apple cider vinegar and lime juice in the bottom of a large bowl. Add cabbage, radishes, cilantro and chicken. Toss to coat.
  • Top each waffle with a cup of tostada toppings. Add a dollop of lime-yogurt crema and a spoonful of avocado. Garnish with cilantro.


Serving: 1/6 of the batch | Calories: 556kcal | Carbohydrates: 50g | Protein: 24g | Fat: 30g | Saturated Fat: 21g | Cholesterol: 95mg | Sodium: 484mg | Potassium: 792mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 584IU | Vitamin C: 15mg | Calcium: 264mg | Iron: 3mg