Vote: Are Pancake Printers the Next Big Thing?

By Abbey Tiderman 10.16.2016 blog


How do you take your pancakes? Drizzled in maple syrup? Topped with whipped cream or fresh fruit? Or how about like Grandma used to make them, with the cute Mickey Mouse ears? Well it looks like your pancake preferences are about to get a little more intricate.

That’s right. Thanks to inventor Miguel Valenzuela—aka coolest dad ever!—you can now add your own personal style to breakfast time with PancakeBot, the world’s first pancake printer. What began as a fun LEGO pancake stamper to surprise and delight his daughters, has now evolved into a pancake masterpiece maker.

Using the 3D printer’s software you can create your own design or select one you like from a user library. Then you scan your selection onto an SD card, load into the pancake printer, whip up your batter, and fill the dispenser. Finally, the robotic arm goes to work strategically applying the batter to the hot griddle beneath, forming a one-of-a-kind, delicious work of art.

Mmm….who’s hungry? For $299.99, this incredible, edible invention could be wowing friends and family in your kitchen.

Vote and tell us what you think — you can even submit video comments to We will feature the results of the poll and some of your comments on the show!


  1. Mckinley

    OMG!!!! Totally the next big thing! and i want my own in my room!!!

  2. elizabeth

    i have one and i love it plus i got the new phone and a hover board for christmas

  3. alexis Nelson

    oh yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhh

  4. Owen Urias

    Hancock middle school we think that THEY ARE THE NEXT BIG THING!!!!!!!

  5. shelbie sexton

    never they will be the next big thing they are not that good lol

  6. shelbie

    i am at dover middle school and we think that THEY ARE THE NEXT BIG THING!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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