We all want some waffles for breakfast every once in a while. It’s easy to make and you can pair them with any topping — something fruity or something sweet. If you’re looking for more creative waffle ideas, we got you covered. Here’s how to use a waffle maker to make fun, unique recipes at home!
Funfetti cake waffles
Now, to start out this list, we have to go with a traditional waffle recipe – but more fun!
Funfetti makes everything tastier because who doesn’t love sprinkles? This is a simple recipe to recreate and it is pretty!
You can follow the instructions for this cast iron waffle recipe at Buns in My Oven.
Now, I know what you must be thinking. How can you possibly make pizza with a waffle iron? It is simpler than you’d think!
First, you’re going to cook the dough, so it is nice and crispy, then put the cheese and pepperoni on top (without closing the iron again).
You can follow this recipe’s entire instructions at One Good Thing.
Is there any tastier dessert than a s’more? Honestly, it might be a messy treat, but kids and adults both love it.
Making s’mores over a fire is fun, but if it isn’t nice enough outside to start and fire and toast marshmallows, this is a great alternative.
You can follow the recipe for these s’mores on Will it Waffle.
Cinnamon roll waffles
Breakfast with a waffle iron will be so easy after you check out this recipe.
Sure, there was nothing wrong with how cinnamon rolls are baked in an oven, but have you tried making cinnamon rolls in waffle iron? This is a game-changer.
You can follow the instructions for this recipe at Yellow Bliss Road.
Tired of bacon grease getting everywhere? Say no more!
Rather than pop these in the microwave (yuck) or oven (way too long), you can use your waffle iron.
This method of bacon cooking is simple, but you can check it out on One Good Thing and see 14 other ways to cook bacon.
You may or may not know this, a croque-madame is a tough breakfast to make (for beginners at least), but it is so worth it.
Well, you can make it using a waffle iron if you follow this Will It Waffle recipe.
Twice-waffled bread pudding
Yup, you can make bread pudding in a waffle maker! It must smell amazing.
This might be a little more extensive of a recipe, but you can follow the instructions on Will It Waffle.
How to use a waffle maker to cook eggs
Why cook eggs on the stovetop when you can cook eggs in waffle maker?
When you use the iron, you can actually mix things into your eggs and create an omelet in a much easier way.
You can follow this tasty egg recipe at The Lean Greenbean.
Chocolate chip waffle cookies
There are many ways to make cookies and on a waffle iron is a fun and exciting new way!
This might seem like a chocolate chip waffle, but when you check out the recipe on Cooking With Curls, you’ll see the differences. This is also one of the great mini waffle iron recipes to try.
Macaroni and cheese waffles
Macaroni and cheese is one of the easiest meals to make ever. But it never reheats nicely.
Maybe you don’t ever have leftover mac & cheese (because who doesn’t finish their mac?!), but if you do, you can now turn it into a tasty waffle-shaped leftover. This may not be one of your go-to waffle ideas, but give it a try!
Follow this recipe at Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom.
If you don’t have any hot dog buns in your house, you are in luck. These waffle dogs are the perfect alternative to buns.
You can follow this easy recipe at Guava Rose.
Who would have thought using a waffle iron could be this versatile? Now that you know how to use a waffle maker for these creative recipes, whip up your favorite and enjoy a different recipe each day!
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