• Before cleaning, ensure that the POWER dial is set to the OFF position and the plug is removed from the power outlet.
  • Allow the waffle maker to cool a bit before cleaning. However, it is easier to clean when the waffle maker is slightly warm.
  • Always clean your waffle maker after each use to prevent build up of baked-on foods.
  • Wipe the cooking plates and the overflow moat with a soft cloth to remove food residue.
  • Though cleaning is easier when the waffle maker is slightly warm, the machine should only be stored once it is completely cool.
  • Use only warm soapy water and non-abrasive scouring pads or nylon brushes to clean the waffle maker.