Outrageous Hot Dogs
I love a great tasting hotdog! Whenever I’m in New York City, I always have to grab me a dog from the most famous Hot Dog stand in NYC, Nathans! Mmmmm! To me it doesn’t get much better. There is so many ways to make and top a hot dog, that I thought it would be cool to check out some of the most outrageous dogs around! I found 30 delicious ways serve up your next hot dog at food network .com. Check out theses dogs and give ’em a try. Fire up your grills East Texas!
I suggest using Nathan’s wieners for all the recipes below!
Chicago Dog – Serve boiled or grilled hot dogs on poppy-seed buns with dill pickle and cucumber spears, sliced tomatoes, sweet pickle relish, pickled peppers, diced onion and yellow mustard. Sprinkle with celery salt. (one of my fav!)
Philly Dog – Serve grilled hot dogs on hoagie rolls with cheese sauce, sauteed peppers and onions, and a dash of hot sauce.
Low-Country Dog – Boil 1 cup diced potatoes in a pot of water with 1/4 cup Old Bay Seasoning until tender. Add hot dogs and cook 5 minutes, then add 1 cup corn kernels and cook 2 more minutes; drain. Separate mini potato buns into rows and split open; fill with the hot dogs, potatoes and corn.
Pekingese – Sprinkle hot dogs with five-spice powder; grill, brushing with hoisin or plum sauce. Serve on toasted potato buns with sliced cucumbers, scallions, cilantro and more sauce.
Frito Dog – Serve grilled hot dogs on crusty buns with bean chili, shredded cheddar, pickled jalapenos and crushed Fritos.
Curry Dog – Cook 1/4 cup each lime juice, brown sugar and pitted dates, 1/4 teaspoon each cumin, chili powder and salt, and a splash of water until thick; puree. Brush chicken dogs with vegetable oil, sprinkle with curry powder and grill. Serve on soft buns with the puree, curry snack mix, onion and cilantro.
Siberian Huskies Dog – Tuck boiled or grilled hot dogs into potato buns; top with potato salad, beet horseradish and chopped hard-boiled eggs. Drizzle with Russian dressing.
Jerk Chicken Dog – Sprinkle jerk seasoning on chicken dogs; grill. Serve on grilled buns with lettuce, jalapenos and a mix of equal parts mango chutney, mayonnaise and jerk sauce.
What’s your favorite way to top your dog?