Posts Tagged ‘ hot ’

Monster Garage Hot Dog Cart Dragster

Jun 30th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured

Jesse James focuses his talent on a hot dog stand!  Why you ask?  Why not! Worlds fastest hot dog cart built by Jesse James in monster garage episode 20. [youtube]GS681UNHmUU[/youtube]




Vegetarian Hot Dog

Oct 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Hot Dog Information

A vegetarian hot dog (sometimes referred to as a “veggie dog”) is a hot dog produced completely from non-meat products. Vegetarian hot dogs are sometimes eaten by non-vegetarians because they are lower in fat, calories, and contain no cholesterol compared to hot dogs from animal meats. Unlike traditional home-made meat sausages, the casing is not […]




Hot Dog Statistics

Sep 26th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Hot Dog Information

According to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council, consumers spent more than $3.4 billion on hot dogs and sausages in U.S. supermarkets in 2008. Americans will eat enough hot dogs at major league ballparks this year to stretch to and from Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia and Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., the two […]




Natural Casing Hot Dogs

Sep 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Hot Dog Information

As with virtually all sausages, hot dogs must be in a casing to be cooked. Traditionally, this casing is made from the thoroughly cleaned small intestines of sheep, and the products are known as “natural casing” hot dogs or frankfurters. These kinds of hot dogs are preferred by some for their firmer texture and the […]




Red Onion Sauce for New York Style Hot Dogs

Sep 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Recipes

• 2 tablespoons vegetable oil • 2 medium onions-chopped • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder • 1/4 cup tomato ketchup • 1/2 cup water • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Heat oil in a saucepan. Add onions and cook them until […]




Hot Dog History

Sep 24th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, History

Claims about the invention of the hot dog are difficult to assess because various stories assert the creation of the sausage, the placing of the sausage (or another kind of sausage) on bread or a bun as finger food, the popularization of the existing dish, or the application of the name “hot dog” to a […]




A&W Copycat Coney Sauce

Sep 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Recipes

For those of you that are fans of A&W coneys, here’s a copycat recipe for you.  1 Sabrett brand beef frankfurter – 7.5 inches long Hot dog bun – 1 White onions – 1 tablespoon (chopped) Mild Kraft cheddar cheese – 1/2 tablespoon (shredded) A&W Coney Island Sauce – 3 tablespoons Ingredients: Ground chuck – […]




Flint Coney Sauce

Sep 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Recipes

Flint coneys are quite different than your Detroit variety.  The Flint coney has a sauce that is much drier than the typical Detroit sauce.  Acutally, to call the Flint coney sauce a “sauce” is sort of a misnomer.  It’s more like seasoned hamburger on top of your hot dog.  My father used to call these […]




Detroit Coney Sauce

Sep 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Recipes

In the Detroit area the king of the hot dogs is the one who can master the coney sauce.  Detroiters like their hotdogs many ways but a hotdog with Coney sauce is the clear winner.  Almost every city in the Detroit area has a Coney Island restaurant with all of them featuring their own blend of […]




Hot Dog Fact Sheet

Sep 20th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Hot Dog Information

The following is from the United States Department of Agriculture.  I thought that this Fact sheet had some interesting information for the Hot Dog Vendor hopefuls as well as your veterans out there.  You can find the original Fact Sheet Here. Hot Dogs and Food Safety  Whether you call it a frankfurter, hot dog, wiener, […]