65 Things To Do With Your Waffle Iron

Waffle Irons are a notoriously clunky one job tool… But is it? Is it really? Here is a round up of some of the most innovative ways to get more use  out of the mighty waffle iron.
Some of these experiments and blog entries show that doughs and thicker or dense batters take best to waffle-ing. While some recipes use the waffle iron to cook in other cases pre-cooked foods are also waffled. It was fun to look at all the ideas! Are you ready to waffle it?


Photo: Real food by dad

Scrambled Eggs
Clean Eating Waffle Iron Omelets
Croque Madame


Brioche French Toast
Pumpkin French Toast Waffles
Cinnamon Rolls

Maple Bacon Wonuts
Waffled Double Chocolate Doughnuts
Doughnut Chips

Waffled Hash Browns
Waffle Iron Hash Browns (Tater Tots)

Collard Stuffed Cornbread Waffles With Chipotle Syrup
Waffled Cornbread with Beef

Sides, Snacks, and Appetizers

Photo: cupcake Project

Baked Apple Chips
Crispy Waffled Sesame Kale
Waffled Zucchini-Parmesan Fritters

Caribbean Shrimp Stuffed Waffle Pops and Mango Cilantro Dip
Mashed Potato, Cheddar, and Chive Waffles
Pumpkin Spice Sweet Potato Noodle Waffles
Soft Pretzels

Waffle Iron Cheese Quesadillas
Chicken Quesadillas
Chorizo Cheese Quesadilla,

Main Dishes

Photo: Will it waffle

Waffled Polenta
Biscuits & Gravy

Chicken, Broccoli, and Cheddar Potato Waffles
Crab Cake Waffles
Healthy Eggplant Parmesan
Macaroni and Cheese

Kimchi Fried Rice Waffles

Waffled Falafel

Waffle-Iron Ham and Cheese Paninis
Oregon Summer Pannio
Philly Cheese Steak
Tomato Grilled Cheese
Strawberry Jam Grilled Cheese
Hot Dogs

Waffle Crust Pizza
Paleo Pepperoni Pizza Waffles
Margherita Pizza,
Deep Dish Pizza
Pizza Pockets
Waffled Leftover Pizza


Mini Ice Cream Waffle Sandwiches

Photo: Flourishing Foodie

Mini Ice Cream Waffle Sandwiches

Waffle Brownies
Waffled Bread Pudding

3-Minute Churros

Banana Bread
Carrot Cake
Waffle Iron Confetti Cake
Red Velvet Cake Waffles
Cupcake Waffles
Apple Pie Waffle

Waffle Chocolate Chunk Cookies
Chocolate Waffle Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Snickerdoodle Waffle Cookies With Cream Cheese Glaze


The Food Network’s 12 Recipes You Didn’t Know You Could Make in a Waffle Iron
Greatist.com’s  27 Ingenious Things You Can Make in a Waffle Maker (Besides Waffles)
Pure Wow’s 22 Things You Can Make in Your Waffle Iron 
Buzz Feed’s 17 Unexpected Foods You Can Cook In A Waffle Iron
Wonder How to’s 20 Delicious Reasons Why You Need a Waffle Maker in Your Kitchen

(Retrodate to 4/2012)


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