Happy National Waffle Day

Corn Waffles with Blueberry Syrup

Today is National Waffle Day, and what better way to celebrate than firing up the ol’ iron, getting out the syrup and serving up a plate full of the breakfast favorite? And even though the breakfast hour has long passed, you can still join in the fun at dinnertime. Breakfast for dinner is our favorite meal of the day.

Five Favorite Waffle Recipes:

Corn Waffles With Blueberry Syrup (pictured above)

Though this recipe is a little labor intensive, the results are worth the effort. In addition to keeping them from being too sweet, the cornmeal also adds nice texture to the waffles. Blueberries in the sauce are a nice finishing touch.

Get the Recipe: Corn Waffles With Blueberry Syrup

Bobby Flay's Sour Cream Waffles with Fresh Peaches

Bobby Flay goes for all-out decadence with his Southern-inspired recipe for sour cream waffles topped with a pecan praline sauce. If you don’t make it tonight, tuck this recipe away for your next Sunday brunch.

Get the Recipe: Sour Cream Waffles With Peaches + Toasted Pecan Praline Sauce

Cheddar and Bacon Waffle Sandwiches

If you need a recipe for breakfast on the go, give these cheddar and bacon waffle sandwiches a try. The combination of bacon + cheddar + maple Dijon sauce is highly addictive.

Get the Recipe: Cheddar + Bacon Cornmeal Waffle Sandwiches with Maple Mustard

Peanut Butter French Toast "Waffles"

This recipe will have you wondering whether you’re eating waffles or French toast. But only for a minute — then you’ll realize how delicious it is and forget all about your quandary.

Peanut Butter French Toast “Waffles” with Mixed Berry Sauce

Chicken and Waffles

Chicken and Waffles, On a Stick

Chicken and waffles — if you aren’t familiar with this combo, it can seem a bit out there. But give it a go — you’ll find it’s the perfect balance of savory + sweet. This version recreates those great flavors and puts them on a stick.

Get the Recipe: Chicken and Waffles On a Stick

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