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How to Make Waffles without a Waffle Maker

For some unexplainable reasons, a lot of people simply can’t resists eating waffle especially during Sunday wherein most of the family members are complete. Because of this, most of people want to prepare their own waffle to serve for their family but some of them do not have waffle maker to be used in making their favorite waffle. But so lucky of you, since there is a better way on how to cooked perfectly your waffle even without waffle maker equipment.

Grill pan method is the best alternative for expensive waffle maker device. You can also use it for plethora of other cooking activities for food such as grilling meats, vegetables and making pan style sandwiches and have some fresh homemade bread.

What is the difference in using grill pan in making waffles?

Grill Pan

Grill Pan

Making waffles without the use of waffle iron will provide you results that are similarly like pancakes. However, its texture and taste is similarly like waffle that has complete airy interior and crispy exterior. Another thing you will notice using this grill pan is that it will hold butter and syrups differently from its pockets and a little bit stream along ridges.

Here are the things you will need:

  • Wire rack for cooling
  • Pastry brush
  • Spatula
  • Grill pan
  • Butter
  • Waffle batter

How to prepare your waffle recipe?

You can start by grabbing now your grill pan and put it in burner. Heat it on a medium temperature and sprinkle some drops of water to test its heat. If its dances then it are now ready to start its roll. Once it is warm, brush now the grill pan with your butter.

Wait to melt the butter to sizzle and spoon the batter to pan and spread it in a circle form that depends on your preference. Now lower the heat of your pan to medium low to allow the waffles form the ridges from pan and get burning waffle outside. Let batter cook and bubbles start to form on top and make the edges looks dry.

Flip the waffle through the use of your spatula and press a little the waffle with spatula to adhere the pan’s ridges. Wait until it cook and transfer it to a wire rack. Now that you have the confidence to make it, you can now load the grill with more than one waffle but don’t forget to brush the pan with butter.

You can continue until all the batter are used and cook. Allow the oven to its lowest heat to keep the waffles warm in cooking. You can load your waffles with your own toppings to make it more presentable. You can try to add some savory waffle sandwich that has cheese, egg or sausage.

You can also go to some sweet toppings such as whipped cream and homemade jam. You will surely have extra mile to serve delicious homemade waffle and share it to your family members at home. You and your family will surely enjoy the weekends. Can you now start to make your own waffles even without waffle maker at home?