Chicago Dogs

Chicago Dogs
Regarding BBQ, Inc.
  • Total: 16 mins
  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 6 mins
  • Yield: Makes 8 hot dogs (8 servings)

The famous Chicago Dog is known as the best hot dog in the world. If you really want to get it right, choose a good sausage and load it up as high as you can.


  • 8 ​hot dogs (good quality)
  • 8 hot dog buns
  • 2 tomatoes (sliced)
  • 16 pepperoncini peppers
  • 1/2 cup/120 mL onion (chopped)
  • 1/2 cup/120 mL sweet pickle relish

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.
  2. Cut tomatoes into thin slices, then cut in half to make half circles.
  3. Grill hot dogs over a medium-high heat until browned, about 4 to 5 minutes, turning occasionally.
  4. Open hot dog buns and grill for 1 minute, cut side down.
  5. Assemble dogs by placing 2 slices of tomato on the bun, then the hot dog, and then the peppers. Now top with mustard, onions and relish. Sprinkle on some celery salt and you have a real Chicago Hot Dog.