Posts Tagged ‘ hotdog ’

Connecticut Hot Dog Tour

Jan 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Blog, Featured

Apparently Connecticut has a love for hot dogs that is reflected not only in their unique hot dog stands, but in their willingness to make a documentary about them.  See the trailer for a film about the unique hotdog stands in Connecticut.  I had no idea but I suddently have a desire to travel to […]




Hot Dog Business

Jul 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Blog

I was down at the Ann Arbor Art Fair today and was pretty much able to see the whole thing. That’s saying a lot because this event is HUGE! I bet I walked at least 3 miles in my attempt to see all the wonderful displays of art on sale. Now, I have to admit, […]




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]




President Roosevelt serves King George Hot Dogs

Oct 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Fun Hot Dog Facts

President Franklin Roosevelt served King George VI of England hot dogs & beer during a White House visit in 1939. Mrs. Jimmy Carter served hot dogs at a White House picnic in 1977. Queen Elizabeth II served hot dogs at a royal banquet held for the American Bar Association.




The Grillwalker

Oct 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Featured, Vendors

Check out this interesting “vending cart”.  The story is that this guy invented this thing to get around the local vending laws.   Brilliant!  Yes, I checked and he has a patent on this thing.  Seems like it would be a little heavy to walk around with all day.  You be the judge. [youtube]RUMuoETMN8g[/youtube]




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 […]




Hillbilly Hotdog

Sep 24th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured

Now here’s a real whopper of a hotdog!  Check this thing out.  I’m embarrassed to say, but i think I could eat this but not in the time they give you. [youtube]js1jfYZxCvs[/youtube]




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 […]