Invented in 1869 by Cornelius Swartwout, the waffle iron has indeed withstood the test of time. The simple-yet-brilliant creation has become a staple in kitchens across the world, all the while producing golden brown deliciousness in the form of a timeless breakfast pastry. But what if I told you it could do oh so much more?
Open your cupboards, pull out your waffle irons, and check out these 15 absolutely, positively, life-changing-ly delicious recipes. I guess an old appliance can learn some new tricks, after all.