Stranger Things Inspired Waffle Cake

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Have you been to the Upside Down? Were you part of the Will Byers search team? Do you know Eleven? Are your friends crazy? How excited are you for season 3 of Stranger Things?! If you are anything like me, you are totally stoked and can't wait! That is why I decided to celebrate the first trailers by using waffles in a recipe, and I came up with a Stranger Things inspired waffle cake. I am hoping that Eleven will approve!

Have you been to the Upside Down? Were you part of the Will Byers search team? Do you know Eleven? Are your friends crazy? How excited are you for season 3 of Stranger Things?! If you are anything like me, you are totally stoked and can't wait! That is why I decided to celebrate the first trailers by making a Stranger Things inspired waffle cake. I am hoping that Eleven will approve!

A Stranger Things Inspired Waffle Cake

Who is your favorite Stranger Things character? I have always related to Eleven, because things in our pasts emulate each other, in some ways! We also both have a thing for waffles. Yes, waffles, like EGGO waffles! I even made a waffle tiramisu, way before Eleven consumed her first waffle!

Down is up and up is down, in the Upside Down:

This is one of the simplest cakes you will ever make, and only a few ingredients is all it takes.

The perfect ingredients for your Stranger Things Inspired Waffle Cake.
  • a few waffles, either frozen or homemade
  • whipped topping
  • black edible writing gel
  • different colored icing tubes

Start with a waffle on the bottom and add a nice layer of whipped topping.

Assembling your Stranger Things inspired waffle cake.
Assembling your Stranger Things inspired waffle cake.
Assembling your Stranger Things inspired waffle cake.

I stacked my waffle cake 3 high, but you can add as many layers as you'd like.

Assembling your Stranger Things inspired waffle cake.

Once you have your cake stacked, take your edible black writing gel and draw your Christmas light lines.

Decorating your Stranger Things inspired waffle cake.

After that, you'll want to add your different colored light bulbs,

Decorating your Stranger Things inspired waffle cake.

There you have it. Your simple, yet oddly beautiful Stranger Things inspired waffle cake. Do you think Eleven would approve?

There you have it. Your simple, yet oddly beautiful Stranger Things inspired waffle cake. Do you think Eleven would approve?

Share it with your friends, when season 3 of Stranger Things premieres on Netflix in July, or make it for yourself and hope that Eleven doesn't find out.

Stranger Things Inspired Waffle Cake

  • Waffles (frozen or homemade)
  • Spray Can Whipped Cream
  • Black GEL Writing Icing
  • Red Icing
  • Orange Icing
  • Blue Icing
  • Yellow Icing
  • Green Icing
  1. Assemble the “waffle cake” by putting whipping cream between each layer, then drawing a loose “w” shaped line with the black writing icing, two times across the top waffle.
  2. Add your lights, by using the colored tubes one at a time.
  3. Serve!

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1 thought on “Stranger Things Inspired Waffle Cake”

  1. This is the coolest and I am making this for my teens 🙂

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