Hot Dog Recipes

Our quick, easy hot dog recipes are quite frankly the best. We’re serving ’em grilled, bunless, in casserole, too. Here, you’ll even find creative ways to love the leftovers.

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Brandied Appetizer Sausages

When our kids are home for the holidays, we serve an array of appetizers instead of a big meal. I use both wieners and smokies in this small-plate favorite. —Sue Gronholz, Beaver Dam, WI

Chicago-Style Hot Dogs

I decided to give a Chicago-style dog a healthy twist for my family. Our kids love it. You can use...


Creepy-Crawly Bugs

Who wouldn't want to eat our cute little bugs? Quick and easy prep and undeniable kid appeal make these a...


Sloppy Joe Dogs

There are so many different ways to top a hot dog, but this tasty sloppy joe version beats them all....


Chuck Wagon Chili

While planning my Christmas menu a few years ago, I came across this recipe. I decided to try it and...

Mini Hot Dogs ‘n’ Meatballs

Hot appetizers don't come much easier than this recipe. It's so popular I usually double the recipe if I have...


Mini Mac & Cheese Dogs

We wanted to get creative with hot dogs, so we made a mac-and-cheesy one. Pile on the extra cheese, relish...

Carry-Along Hot Dogs

These versatile sandwiches can be made over the grill or in the oven, so they're great anytime of year. We...


Barbecued Party Starters

These sweet and tangy bites will tide over everyone until dinner. At the buffet, set out some fun toothpicks to...


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Hot Dog Mummies with Honey Mustard Dip

These flaky mummy sandwiches are instant party hits! The accompanying mustard dip adds just the right kick.


Picnic Hot Dogs

Kids of all ages will have a hard time eating just one of these hot dogs. The tempting ground beef...

Coney Dogs for a Crowd

Dress up plain hot dog by topping them with this slightly sweet meat sauce. They're a lot more filling, and...


Farmhouse Chili Dogs

We host lots of hay rides, picnics, hot dog roasts and ice cream socials on our farm, and these chili...


Mexican Hot Dogs

My stepmom was born in Mexico and introduced us to hot dogs with avocado and bacon. We were instantly hooked....


Cincinnati Chili Dogs

My in-laws are from Ohio, so we have Cincinnati chili at many of our family gatherings. I spiced up this...


Glorified Hot Dogs

"My parents always made these hot dogs when they barbecued," recalls Cheryl Gillpatrick of Loveland, Colorado. "They were not only...

Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dogs

Here's a juicy, delicious and savory meal in a bun! I make these bacon-wrapped hot dogs for picnics, barbecues and...


Coney Dogs

The whole gang will munch these "top dogs" up in a jiffy. "Mom and I make them for get-togethers," tells...


Indiana-Style Corn Dogs

One of the best parts of the many fairs and festivals in Indiana is the corn dogs! My family loves...


Mummies on a Stick

These little hot dogs are all "wrapped up" in Halloween fun. Kids really enjoy them! —Taste of Home Test Kitchen