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Sales of this affordable mini waffle maker are up 1,800% on Amazon after appearing in a genius TikTok hack

Kate Mendonca
·Shopping Editor
·3-min read

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TikTok's latest must-try hack involves this mini waffle maker. Images via Amazon, TikTok/@michaellasmitth.
TikTok's latest must-try hack involves this mini waffle maker. Images via Amazon, TikTok/@michaellasmitth.

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We have TikTok to thank for many recent trends in beauty, cleaning, and beverages (dalgona coffee anyone?), and we can now add TikTok-approved snacks to our list of hacks to try at home.

One user recently made headlines after their trick for improving store-bought sugar cookies in a mini waffle iron went viral, and we’re not the only ones freaking out over the genius idea. It seems like Amazon Canada shoppers are now getting in on the dessert trend, causing sales of the Dash Mini Waffle Maker to spike.

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What is it

Spotted in TikToker @michaellasmitth’s videos, the Dash Mini Waffle Maker is one versatile kitchen tool that you’ll want to add to cart ASAP. Though intended for making waffles, it does so much more by offering a way to grill and reheat personal confections of all kinds.

Dash Mini Waffle Maker

Dash Mini Waffle Maker. Image via Amazon.
Dash Mini Waffle Maker. Image via Amazon.

SHOP IT: Amazon, from $18

Used for cookies, donuts, brownies, and more, this affordable waffle maker might just be one of the most underrated appliances around.

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Traditionalists can stick with using the waffle maker to create, well, waffles, which shoppers have said help cook the perfect fluffy stacks every time.

Available in three colours, it’s a compact kitchen tool that you’re sure to get plenty of use out of.

What shoppers are saying

In addition to fans on TikTok, Amazon shoppers have also given this mini waffle maker the seal of approval. With a 4.6-star rating from more than 80,000 worldwide reviews, you can bet that this little appliance will make a solid addition to your roster of kitchen appliances.

“This is so amazingly easy to use. Perfect little waffles every time,” explained one review. “I was having problems with my pancake batter sticking to my pans and burning so i bought this and there's hardly any clean up. I spray with olive oil before adding the batter. When I'm done I just wipe it down with a damp paper towel.”

Whether you plan on using it for snacks, waffles, or keto-approved dishes, the Dash Mini Waffle Maker holds up to all kinds of recipes.

“I am not the type of person to leave a review but I had to for this product!” one five-star reviewer raved of their purchase. “I am using it to make buns out of eggs for my keto diet. They are the perfect size for a junior Burger with a chicken patty in between and some cheese… Tastes amazing and only took about 2 minutes to make! Buy this.”

Since this is a mini waffle maker that only cooks one waffle at a time, don’t expect to feed a crowd in a flash. Luckily, with crispy and delicious waffles produced every time, it appears to be worth the wait.

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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