Waffles and maple syrup are a combination that deserve to be eaten beyond breakfast. We layer crispy butter-waffle cookies and maple syrup-flavored whipped cream and chill the ingredients overnight, which transforms them into a magically sliceable freeform cake.
Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel
Maple-Waffle Icebox Cake
Total:
6 hr 10 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
6 hr 10 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup pure maple syrup, plus additional for drizzling
  • Three 3.52-ounce boxes butter waffle cookies, such as Jules Destrooper brand (about 24 cookies)
  • 1/4 cup walnuts, roughly chopped

Directions

Combine the heavy cream, sour cream and 1/4 cup maple syrup in a large bowl and beat with an electric mixer on medium-high until stiff peaks form, about 4 minutes. Gently fold in the remaining 1/4 cup maple syrup by hand.

Lay 6 cookies out on a large, flat platter in 2 rows of 3, making a rough 7 1/2-by-8-inch rectangle (they should touch but not overlap). Spread a quarter of the maple cream on top. Repeat to make 3 more layers of cookies and maple cream.

Cover the cake loosely with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 6 hours or up to 12 hours to soften the cookies. When ready to serve, sprinkle the top of the cake with the walnuts. Cut into slices with a serrated knife and drizzle each portion with additional maple syrup.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Zoe Francois

Gingerbread Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Grasshopper Icebox Cake Stacks

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Icebox Birthday Cake

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Pumpkin Pie Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Orange and Cream Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Icebox Doughnut Birthday Cake

Recipe courtesy of Leah Brickley

Banana Cream Carousel Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel

Espresso and Mascarpone Icebox Cake

Recipe courtesy of Gourmet Magazine

Cooking Tips 3 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Eggs 101: Poached 01:24

These easy steps will have you poaching eggs to perfection in no time.

Similar Topics:

On TV

Not My Mama's Meals

7:30am | 6:30c

Not My Mama's Meals

8:30am | 7:30c

Not My Mama's Meals

9:30am | 8:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

10:30am | 9:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

11:30am | 10:30c

Vinny & Ma Eat America

12:30pm | 11:30c

Donut Showdown

1:30pm | 12:30c

Donut Showdown

2:30pm | 1:30c

Donut Showdown

3:30pm | 2:30c

Donut Showdown

4:30pm | 3:30c

Sugar Showdown

5:30pm | 4:30c

Sugar Showdown

6:30pm | 5:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cupcake Wars

8pm | 7c

Sugar Showdown

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Cupcake Wars

12am | 11c

Cupcake Wars

1am | 12c

Sugar Showdown

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here