Great waffle cookbooksDo you need a great waffle cookbook now that you’ve invested in a waffle maker? If you’ve recently invested in a waffle maker you are probably glorying in the love your friends and family are showering upon you for making them delicious waffles. If you need to move beyond one  basic waffle recipe it might be time to consider one that uses yeast or some savory waffle ideas. With the list below you can be sure to find a great waffle cookbook to take your waffle making game to the next level.  If you are still looking for a great waffle maker, be sure to check out our roundup of the best ones out there here.

Need a Great Waffle Cookbook?  #1 – Waffles: Sweet, Savory, Simple

Experience the tempting peaks and valleys of buttery, sweet and savory waffles. This collection of more than 30 mouthwatering recipes—plus a dozen toppings to sprinkle, spread, drizzle, and otherwise gild the waffle—includes childhood classics like the basic Buttermilk Waffle and elegant updates like Ham and Gruyère Waffle Tartines.

Our favorite recipe: The Ham Gruyere Tartines…hands down!


Need a Great Waffle Cookbook? #2 – Will It Waffle?: 53 Irresistible and Unexpected Recipes to Make in a Waffle Iron

How many great ideas begin with a nagging thought in the middle of the night that should disappear by morning, but doesn’t? For Daniel Shumski, it was: Will it waffle? Hundreds of hours, countless messes, and 53 perfected recipes later, that answer is a resounding: Yes, it will! Steak? Yes! Pizza? Yes! Apple pie? Emphatically yes. And that’s the beauty of being a waffle iron chef―waffling food other than waffles is not just a novelty but an innovation that leads to a great end product, all while giving the cook the bonus pleasure of doing something cool, fun, and vaguely nerdy.

Our favorite recipe: Waffled Hashbrowns with Rosemary & Waffled Chocolate Stuffed French Toast (it was a tie!)


Need a Great Waffle Cookbook? #3 – The Ultimate Waffle Cookbook: 31 Simple and Delicious Waffle Recipes

Here it is! The Ultimate Waffle Cookbook. This waffle cookbook is packed full of over 30 of the mouth delicious and mouthwatering waffle recipes that you will ever find. These waffle recipes that you will find in this book are not only incredibly easy to make, but you will not be able to find them in any other waffle iron cooking guide anywhere.

Our favorite recipe: Maple Bacon



Need a Great Waffle Cookbook? #4 – Sarabeth’s Good Morning Cookbook: Breakfast, Brunch, and Baking

While this cookbook extends beyond the waffle we couldn’t resist including it for the waffles and all the other amazing breakfast treats we’ve discovered in it.

Legendary New York City baker and restaurateur Sarabeth Levine shares her most beloved breakfast and brunch recipes. The only thing better than brunch at one of Sarabeth’s restaurants is brunch in her home. In this must-have collection of more than 130 classic morning recipes.

Our favorite recipes: Gingerbread Coffee Waffles

Need a Great Waffle Cookbook? #5 – The Best of Waffles & Pancakes

The crisp, honeycomb texture of waffles and the golden delicacy of pancakes are the perfect base for a host of delectable tastes. In The Best of Waffles & Pancakes, Jane Stacey has gathered a delicious assortment of recipes for just about every occasion. Incorporating whole grains, nuts, fresh fruits, and vegetables, she serves up favorites such as German Apple Pancake, Buttermilk Waffles, and Sourdough Pancakes, as well as inspired new lunch and dinner creations — Cheddar & Onion Waffles with Chutney, Sweet Corn Cakes.

Our favorite recipe: Carmel-Pecan Waffles

Once you try them out let us know which recipe is your favorite in the comments below!