Grab the syrup! It’s National Waffle Day

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(CNN/WSPA) – Yesterday, you could get a stack of pancakes for $1 and help feed kids throughout the U.S. Today is all about the flapjack’s cousin, Waffle.

That’s right, today is National Waffle Day!

Waffles originated around the 14th century, but the first U.S. patent for a waffle iron was issued to a man in Troy, New York on August 24, 1869.

Apparently, an anonymous man penned the first-known waffle recipe as a set of instructions for his wife.

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