Waffle pizza? Pizza waffle? I think this could give the pizza bagel vs. bagel pizza debate a run for its money. Has anyone other than my family actually had that debate? Probably not, but I always called them pizza bagels and my cousins called them bagel pizzas. If I went by that rule, I should call them pizza waffles, but I’ve already decided that they’re waffle pizzas.
Anyway, these waffle pizzas were dreamed up one night almost exactly a year ago when I couldn’t fall asleep. I don’t know why I started thinking about waffles, but for some reason these random waffle ideas kept popping into my head, making it even harder to sleep. Waffle pizza was the one that really stuck, and I’m pretty sure I made it the very next day because I just couldn’t wait any longer.
I adapted a Joy the Baker waffle recipe for the “crust” and topped the waffles with sauce and cheese before I put them in the oven. You can top them with any toppings of your choice, or just keep it classic with lots of cheese. Continue reading