Hotdog toppings are a personal thing. Some go for a squirt of mustard and some like to pile on everything but the kitchen sink. We’ve rounded up hotdog recipes from all across America and narrowed down the top ten favorite franks….

Hotdog toppings - 10 ways to top a hot dog

Hot Dog Recipes

  1. New York Hot Dog
    Take a trip to NYC and you’ve gotta try a hot dog from the street stands. Sauerkraut, mustard and onions.
  2. Chicago Hot Dog
    Mustard, chopped onions, relish, tomato, pickled peppers, celery salt and a pickle spear on top of an all-beef frank and poppyseed bun.
  3. Carolina Hot Dog
    Sweet and simple, an all beef hot dog with chili, chopped onions and cole slaw.
  4. Kansas City Hot Dog
    A pork weiner with melted Swiss cheese, sauerkraut and mustard on a sesame seed bun.
  5. Seattle Hot Dog
    Sauteed onions, jalapenos and cream cheese give this hot dog a flavorful bite loved by locals.
  6. Jersey Hot Dog
    Peppers, onions and fried potatoes make this a New Jersey favorite.
  7. Dodger Dog
    Named after the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team, topped with ketchup, mustard, chopped onions and sweet relish.
  8. Sonoran Hot Dog
    Originating in southern Arizona, this meal of a hot dog is wrapped in bacon and grilled, topped with pinto beans, onions, tomatoes, mayo, mustard and jalapeno salsa. Served on a bolillo-style bun.
  9. New England Hot Dog
    A steamed frank topped with ketchup, mustard, relish, picalilli and chopped onions served on a top-cut bun.
  10. Cincinnati Hot Dog
    This cheesy coney dog comes topped with Cincinnati chili & shredded cheddar on a steamed bun.


Well, any way you top it, hot dogs are dang good eats.

What’s your favorite hot dog style?

Need more hot dog topping ideas, check out this Pinterest board full of recipes and inspiration from hot dog fans.

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