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Vanilla wafers

What are vanilla wafers? About the ingredient vanilla wafers. Including 87 recipes with vanilla wafers, nutrition data, and where to find it.


In cooking, a wafer is a crisp, often sweet, very thin, flat, and dry biscuit, often used to decorate ice cream. Wafers can also be made into cookies with cream flavoring sandwiched between them.

They frequently have a waffle surface pattern but may also be patterned with insignia of the food's manufacturer or may be patternless. Many chocolate bars, such as Kit Kat and Coffee Crisp, have wafers in them.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 oz (28g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 132Calories from Fat 48
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 5.4g 8%
Saturated Fat 1.4g 7%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 85mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 19.9g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Sugars ~
Protein 1.2g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Where found

Vanilla wafers are usually found in the baking supplies section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

Food group

Vanilla wafers are a member of the Baked Products USDA nutritional food group.

How much do vanilla wafers weigh?

measure grams
1 oz 28
1 wafer 6

In Chinese:香草晶圆
British (UK) term: Vanilla wafers
en français:gaufrettes à la vanille
en español:galletas de vainilla

Recipes using vanilla wafers

There are 80 recipes that contain this ingredient.

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Petite Cherry Cheesecake
Vanilla Wafer Walnut Rum Balls

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