25 Hot Dogs That Went Above And Beyond
A+ dogs. Gold stars all around.
1. Loaded Cheddar Hot Dogs
Extra credit awarded for bacon bits. Get the recipe.
2. Banh Mi Hot Dogs
Everything a sophisticated dog could want: cucumber, pickled carrots, cilantro, jalapeño and peanuts. Get the recipe.
3. Mac ‘n’ Cheese Dogs
Hello, lover. Get the recipe.
4. Slow Cooker Chili Cheese Dogs
These are great for a big group, since you can cook the dogs right IN the chili and let guests go fish for their own. Get the recipe.
5. Jalapeño Pretzel Dogs with Cheddar Beer Sauce
If a hot dog believes it can be a pretzel, who are you to deny its dreams? Get the recipe.
6. Honey Mustard Slaw Dog
Shredding it. Get the recipe.
7. Buffalo Hot Dogs
Blue cheese, celery bits, spicy buffalo mayo, and a drizzle of Frank’s for good measure. Get the recipe.
8. Reuben Hot Dogs
Wrapped in pastrami, buried in swiss and sauerkraut, and good enough for anybody’s bubbe. Get the recipe.
9. Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Hot Dogs
The love child of a jalapeño popper and a hot dog. Get the recipe.
10. Tot Dog
Tots, cheese sauce, sour cream, and bacon. Get ten more awesome topping ideas here.
11. Pulled Pork Hot Dogs with Broccoli Slaw
It must be good for you if it involves broccoli, right? (RIGHT?) Get the recipe.
12. Texas Corn Dogs
Corn chili + Fritos. Well, alrighty. Get the recipe.
13. Crunchy Nacho Crescent Dogs
Wrap a hot dog and a piece of American cheese inside a piece of crescent roll dough. Now roll them in crushed tortilla chips, bake, and congratulate yourself on being a genius. Get the recipe.
14. Hawaiian Hot Dogs with Mango Salsa
Who needs a vacation when you’ve got tropical dogs? Get the recipe.
15. Green Chile Mole Hot Dogs
A little bit of peanut butter is the secret ingredient in this spicy mole. Get the recipe.
16. Sloppy Dogs
Joe? Who’s Joe? Get the recipe.
17. Homemade Corn Dogs
Step aside, state fair. Get the recipe.
18. Sriracha Guacamole Hot Dogs
If you’re gonna have guac, make it hot guac. Get the recipe.
19. Coney Island Hot Dogs
That’s a dog with chili, onions and mustard, to you. Get the recipe.
20. BLT Hot Dogs with Caraway Remoulade
Your favorite sandwich just got dog’d. Get the recipe.
21. French Onion Hot Dogs
Tres chic. Get the recipe.
22. Yum Dogs
What could go wrong with a bacon-wrapped dog nestled in a pile of Asian-style slaw? Honestly, nothing. Get the recipe.
23. Mexican Hot Dogs
We’re talking avocado, cilantro, cheese and chipotle mayo. Get the recipe.
24. Hot Dogs with Kimchi Relish
Finally, a good excuse to throw out the weird little jar of pickle relish that’s been languishing in your fridge. You won’t need it anymore. Get the recipe.
25. Cowboy Hot Dogs
Onion, bacon, cheddar, barbecue sauce and more. Get the recipe.