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What is the best waffle mix?

I have been wanting to make choc. chip waffles for a while now and want to know some great store bought waffle mixes??? Help!? Thanks-

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  1. The Golden Malted Mix from Williams-Sonoma is quite good for a mix. http://www.williams-sonoma.com/produc...

    1. The whole grain pancake mix from TJ's is excellent. I'm sure you could use it for waffles too.

      1. Krusteaz, from Costco.

        I mix three kinds of chips in the waffles and smash them up a bit so the pieces are smaller.

        Yum.

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        1. re: anonymouse1935

          Thank you so much for the replies. I can't wait, going to get a waffle maker and then all the stuff (mix, chips, whip cream). I have to say I have never used a waffle maker before so I hope everything turns out edible-thanks again!

          1. re: texangurl

            The most important part is using a cooking spray on all the elements, something I learned the hard way. Then again, my Belgian waffle maker is old, so perhaps the newer ones are non-stick?

            Good luck and enjoy, texangurl. Don't forget the ice cream!

            1. re: anonymouse1935

              spray def helps!!

              also, you'll experiment and see what 'doneness' setting you prefer, but resist the urge to check before the light says it's done...

            2. re: texangurl

              Don't forget to make some chicken & waffles! Yum!

              1. re: boyzoma

                I have never had chicken and waffles!? Do you eat them together like with the chicken on top of the waffle? Butter?

                1. re: texangurl

                  When I was a kid my mother would smother homemade waffles with creamed chicken....... YUM!!!

          2. The hands down best, IMO, is Golden Dipt! VERY tasty! They also make a killer fish batter! U can get it at Sams Club and probably Costco.

            1. I love Hogsdon Mills buttermilk waffle mix. Don't know how widely available it is (I'm in Kentucky).

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              1. re: mamaciita

                I think heb has that brand, thanks for the suggestion!