Upgrade Your Frozen Waffles into Sweet and Savory Dishes

posted: 08/24/17
by: Amanda Mushro

Just because you've already eaten breakfast doesn't mean you can't celebrate the very yummy celebration of National Waffle Day. But instead of just grabbing a few frozen waffles from the freezer and popping them into the toaster, let's upgrade our waffle game and turn these breakfast favorites into delicious sweet and savory dishes. Pass the syrup and extra napkins because you're going to need them today.

Martini Waffle

Waffles aren't just for breakfast. For this maple syrup martini, two tiny waffles serve as the garnish. This is the perfect cocktail to toast to this holiday.

Waffle ice cream sandwiches
The Sweet Escape

If you whip up a batch of waffles for breakfast, be sure to make a few extra for dessert. Add your favorite flavor of ice cream to the waffle, sprinkle on your favorite toppings, and dip the waffle in melted chocolate for a delish waffle ice cream sandwich.

Corn Bread Pizza
Taste Tell Blog

Combine your love of tacos with savory cornbread waffles for a dinner that will quickly become a family favorite. Don't forget all of your favorite toppings for these taco and cornbread waffles.

Pulled Poke Waffles
Pressure Cooker Recipes

Add a little sweetness to a boring pork dinner by piling up BBQ pulled pork inside delicious waffles. This combo gives you sweet, savory, smoky, buttery and cheesy goodness all in one meal.

Peanut Butter Waffles
Creations by Kara

Peanut butter lovers rejoice because we've got a stack of waffles for you. Peanut butter waffles topped with peanut butter syrup--yes, please!

Bourbon Maple Syrup
Wicked Good Kitchen

Want to add a little extra kick to your syrup? Make this bourbon cider maple syrup to top a stack of waffles. You don't even have to wait until happy hour to enjoy this bourbon.

Churro Waffles
Unicorns in the Kitchen

Finish off your meal with this delicious waffle dessert. Churro Waffles are delicious and fluffy waffles full of cinnamon sugar, and of course, served with some yummy chocolate!

savory waffle
Umami girl

These savory waffles with cheddar and chives are perfect for breakfast, brunch or dinner. Top off these waffles with a fried egg and a dollop of sour cream for a complete meal.

And of course Buddy the Cake Boss has a scrumptious waffle recipe!