Not So Useless: 12 Recipes Using a Waffle Iron (That Aren’t Waffles)

Hey everybody! How many of you all love waffles? Yeah me too. But have you also sometimes thought about how practically useless a waffle maker is? I mean you use it to make one thing, and as delicious as waffles are, they don’t quite do it justice. That’s why I’ve researched 12 recipes you can make using a waffle maker, and bonus points, they were all created by amazing people!



French Toast Waffle Sticks via The BakerMama

French Toast Waffle Sticks

Egg And Cheese Hashbrown Waffles via Yellow Bliss Road

Egg & Cheese Hash Brown Waffle cut into triangles on a plate

Bacon in a Waffle Iron via One Good Thing

Bacon in the Waffle maker

Waffle Iron Quesadillas via Tablespoon

Waffle Iron Quesadillas

Waffle Iron Pizza via Babble

image source: brooke mclay

Cornbread Waffles with Chili via The Country Cook

Cornbread Waffles with Chili and Fixins

Cheesy Leftover Mashed Potato Waffles via Just a Taste

Cheesy Leftover Mashed Potato Waffles recipe on

Waffle Iron Baked Apples via Cupcake Project

Waffled Crab Cakes via Skinny Taste

Dust off that waffle machine to make these fast and delicious Waffled Crab Cakes! This is so genius you're going to wonder why you haven't thought of this sooner. The crab cakes cook perfectly in the center, with golden edges in less than 3 minutes! And you get perfect little square pockets to hold the lemon juice or tartar sauce.

Waffled Cinnamon Rolls via A Hens Nest

Get the recipe here.

Waffle Burgers via Will it Waffle?


Waffled Macaroni and Cheese via Will It Waffle?



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Noel White


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