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The Chili Dog

It’s time to get your hot dog a new outfit! Dress up your dogs with creative toppings, like this chili dog recipe using only natural and organic meats & cheeses!

Celebrate the big (and the small) sporting events and make our easy-to-put-together Hot Dog Feast.



  1. Cook a pot of chili con carne and some baked beans ahead of time.
  2. Grate a bowl full of Applegate Naturals® Extra Sharp Aged Cheddar Cheese
  3. Fry up bell peppers and Applegate Naturals® Stadium Beef & Pork Hot Dog and onions.
  4. Simmer sauerkraut with caraway seeds.
  5. Make a batch of tender home fries.
  6. Crisp-fry some sweet onion rings.
  7. Set out all the food on one big table and let your friends and family help themselves - topping their hot dogs just the way they like.
  8. Simmer the hot dogs in beer, then smother them in sauerkraut with caraway (about 1/4 cup; see recipe below).
  9. Top off this wiener with a squirt of hot mustard.

Sauerkraut with Caraway
Makes 3 cups

  1. Put one pound sauerkraut, 1 cup beer, and 1 teaspoon caraway seeds into a small pot and cook over medium-low heat until bubbling hot.

Who's winning? What's the score? Can I get this recipe? Who can concentrate on the game with all these great (and casein-free, by the way) dogs in from of them?