Chicago Hot Dog Recipe

In a dog’s world (hot dog, that is), Chicago’s has to be the most decorated and distinguished of them all—it’s truly spectacular.

Recipe Courtesy of Cuisine at Home
Makes: 4 hot dogs   
Total time: 15 minutes
Grill; Serve with:
  • 4 natural casing hot dogs
  •  Poppy Seed Buns
  1. Preheat grill to medium-high.
  2. Grill hot dogs until heated through and lightly charred.
  3. Serve in buns, assembled with toppings as listed in order below.
Per hot dog: 303 calories; 48% calories from fat; 16g total fat; 28g carb.; 1425mg sodium; 1g fiber; 13g protein

Classic Chicago Hot Dog Toppings : 

  • Prepared yellow mustard
  • “Neon relish” or sweet pickle relish
  • Diced onion
  • Tomato slices, halved
  • Dill pickle spears
  • Small pickled peppers (called “sport” peppers)
  • Celery salt