5 Waffle Iron Hacks You Wish You Knew Sooner

03/24/2015 11:39 am ET | Updated May 24, 2015

I love waffles almost as much as Leslie Knope. I try to eat them at least once every week. Recently though, I've been branching out on what I cook in my waffle iron.


Then, I discovered that my waffle iron is literally the greatest kitchen appliance of all time--you can make anything and everything in this thing and it takes no time. Here are 5 pretty awesome waffle iron hacks that are going to make you wish you had a waffle maker in your dorm room right now.

Waffle Pizza


Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 5-7 minutes
Total Time: 6-8 minutes

Servings: 1

3-oz. pizza dough
1 cup tomato sauce
3-oz. burrata

1. Cook pizza dough in waffle iron for 5-7 minutes.
2. Remove from waffle iron and top with tomato sauce and cheese.

Waffle Cookies


Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 3-5 minutes
Total Time: 4-6 minutes

Servings: 5

1 package pre-made cookie dough
1 glass of milk

1. Cook cookie dough in waffle iron for 3-5 minutes.
2. Remove from waffle iron and enjoy with a glass of cold milk.

Original post by Phoebe Melnick on Spoon University.

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