12/17/2014 12:57 EST | Updated 12/17/2014 12:59 EST

Waffle Recipes Perfect For A Saturday (Or Christmas) Morning (PHOTOS)

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Waffles really are the perfect breakfast. Heartier than toast but not as heavy as pancakes, their tiny squares are ideal for holding syrup, fruit or even peanut butter.

If you don't own a waffle iron, you'll want to buy one right away after seeing these beauties. If you do, time to rescue it from the back of the cupboard, because you'll be making waffles for ages.

And we're just going to go ahead and recommend waffles as the ideal breakfast for Christmas morning. Easy to make in batches, perfect to gear toward pretty much any taste and offering the ability for a topping buffet screams "let's all indulge together" to us.

Check out the recipes in the slideshow below.

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