I know how much all our friends that visit The Cottage Market LOVE Hacks of all kinds. So we are going to mix it up a little today and share a fun collection of Waffle Maker Hacks You Will Use! It is kind of amazing what quick and easy creations you can whip up with a Waffle Maker! It doesn’t have to be special…all you need is a good standard maker and you will be able to make all of these awesome things! You are gong to love the fact that you don’t even have to put the oven on to make a warm gooey brownie…or you don’t even have to shred potatoes to make some quick and easy hash browns and much much more! You can even show the kids how to make some of these with parent supervision of course. Sit back for a bit…have a cup of your favorite brew and check out the Waffle Maker Hacks…I know you will have favorites that will fit into your busy schedule. Bon Appetit! For FULL Recipes…click on the Bold Aqua Link!
French Toast Waffle Sticks
Created by: The Baker Mama
Who doesn’t LOVE French Toast Sticks…I ask you! Well you can make them in your Waffle Maker in no time and you don’t even have to flip them over! A great quick and easy breakfast for back to school. Tip: Pre-Egg your bread at night in a shallow pan so you are ready to go in the morning! For Full Recipe…click on The Baker Mama above!
Cinnamon Roll Waffles
Created by: Yellow Bliss Road
Feel like a Cinnamon Roll? Well even if you just want one…you can have it made in minutes in your Waffle Maker…make them ALL or just wrap up the ones that you didn’t use for later. This is so convenient…and great when you are really craving a Cinnamon Roll!
Easy Mack and Cheese Waffles
Created by: Scattered Thoughts Of A Crafty Mom
Looking for a great way to serve that Left Over Mac and Cheese! Well then you are going to love this hand technique…grease the Waffle Maker…put nice dollops of Mac and Cheese…close the lid and heat up. You are going to love the crisp and you can even eat them with your hands if you like. This is going to be a fav with the kids for sure.
Chocolate Chip Waffle Cookies
Created by: How To Simplfy
There is nothing like a hot gooey…yummy Chocolate Chip Cookie! Well you can now have them any time. You will find the recipe over on How To Simplfy but remember you don’t have to make them all at once…you can freeze individual portions so you can pop them into your Waffle Maker any time someone wants a tall glass of milk and a hot cookie (you might be doing this a lot once the word gets out to your family). A little bit of ice cream on top of that isn’t a bad idea either!
Cheesy Leftover Mashed Potato Waffles
Created by: Just A Taste
Mashed Potatoes…a staple of life but sometimes leftover ones are a bit boring…well jazz them up…add your favorite cheese or cheese! How about chopped jalapenos…corn…vegetarian bacon bit ; )…sauteed mushrooms and just about anything you love and adore then make a waffle from it. I can personally guarantee the cheesy ones are over the top yummy so maybe start there and then have tons of fun exploring all of those tasty possibilities!
Created by: Spend With Pennies
In just about 10 minutes you can be serving these picture perfect Pizza Waffles…all crispy and gooey! A great quick lunch or these would make a great Dinner that the kids will flip for…just add a salad on the side and you are good to go! Add your favorite toppings…we love mushrooms and vegetarian sausage in our house…what are your favorite toppings…don’t forget to add them.
Egg and Cheese Hash Brown Potatoes
Created by: Yellow Bliss Road
Ah…the perfect thing to add to your Breakfast Menu…Eg and Cheese Hash Brown Potatoes will always put a smile on everyone’s face and these could not be easier!
Brownie Batter Waffles with Strawberry Syrup
Created by: Well Floured
Mmmmmm… Hot …gooey…yummy Brownie Waffles with Strawberry Syrup (while you are at it…add a scoop of your favorite ice cream). This is a hack you and your family are going to love!
Taco Cornbread Waffles
Created by: Taste and Tell
What a great way to whip up some delicious Corn Bread and it instantly becomes a vessel for your favorite foods like fresh Vegetarian Chili with all the trimmings. A wonderful quick and easy Dinner that you can have prepped so you can have Dinner on the table in less than a half and hour.
Bruschetta Waffle Panini
Created by: Life Love And Good Food
How GOOD does this sound! Some Fresh Italian Food in a SNAP!!! One little suggestion…you might want to use some real yummy Italian Bread and Brush with a Garlic Butter : ) Get ready for a great Sandwich! You could serve this for Lunch to a friend with a cup of Soup or a Side Salad…they will LOVE IT!
Created by: Cooking Actress
How about a hot Churro in minutes! Can’t you just taste that Cinnamon Delight…add a bit more Mexican flavor by adding some Chocolate Dip.
Hash Brown Waffles
Created by: Babble
If you have a package of Tater Tots in the Freezer…Good Ole Hash Browns are moments away. Serve it up with a Once Over Easy or a Sunny Side Up…you will have a winner for sure!
Waffle Maker Grilled Cheese
Created by: Fifteen Spatulas
Quick and Easy Grilled Cheese Sandwiches are just a moment away. No need to heat up that pan and risk some burning…just make your sandwich…butter up the each side…place it in the Waffle Maker…Press and Cook. No flipping needed. Now you just might be needing a cup of Tomato Soup…what do you think?
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Infused Waffle Sammies
Created by: Half Baked Harvest
RUN don’t walk over to Half Baked Harvest…you need the inside “scoop” on these incredible little dessert packages! Prepare for a new Fav!
Created by: Growing Up Gabel
Are you someone that just doesn’t really want to take the time to make an Omelet…well you just might change your mind when you make them in a Waffle Maker! See how easy it is and you will be serving these up tomorrow.
Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches
Created by: The Sweet Escape
You just can’t wait a moment longer…you need to add these into your lives! Grab your favorite flavors and then make up those waffles!
Classic Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake Waffles
Created by: Cafe Delites
This is a must make! If you are having guests and looking for a great dessert that is quick and easy…here you go! Bon Appetit!
Banana Bread Waffles
Created b: Jennifer Meyering
Fresh Banana Bread is moments away…no more greasing the pan…baking in he oven…this recipe will have the family indulging in delicious warm and tasty Banana Bread in NO TIME!
Created by: Julie’s Jazz
Who knew it was so easy to take packaged Polenta to the table so easily. I suggest mixing it up a bit by adding some garlic butter. This also works great with homemade Polenta that is left over and firm. If you are making the Polenta you can add all kinds of things …from cheeses to herbs to veggies and beyond. All I know is leftovers are so easy to get ready! A great snack too.
Carrot Cake Waffles
Created by: Sweet Peas and Saffron
Hot Carrot Cake with Melted Cream Cheese Icing in a Snap!!! I’m in!
Sweet Potato Waffle Breakfast Sandwich
Created by: Fit Mitten Kitchen
Here is yet another item you didn’t think you could use in the Waffle Iron…this is delicious and will fit with many diets : )
Created by: Just A Taste
This is my absolute FAVORITE!!! Being a Vegetarian it is always great to add a new dimension to a Thanksgiving meal…Stuffing Waffles have been on our menu now for a few years (ever since I saw it on Triple D : ) I layer it with roasted portobellos…garlic mashed potatoes…homemade cranberry sauce…and yummy gravy…you can do the same and make the best open faced sandwich you will ever have! Think of the possibilities…this is one you will want to make all year round. Use the recipe over at Just A Taste or whip up your favorite Stuffing Recipe like I do. Don’t bake it…prepare…scoop and waffle! YUM!
So my friends…what did you think? Which ones are you going to try? We will be back with more Hacks really soon…in the meantime…are there certain Hacks you would like to see? We would love to know and do our best to get them to you ASAP! Now have a delicious WAFFLE adventure!