Grilled San Antonio Hot Dog

Sloppy, dripping, spicy good. That’s really all you need to know. The best dogs, like a grilled San Antonio hot dog, make a big mess. Same goes for sandwiches and burgers, come to think of it. The messier the better. I love chili on a hot dog. And cheese sauce, well that’s a given. And jalapenos for a kick! The ultimate dog!

Grilled San Antonio Hot DogI used large all-beef dinner dogs and split them lengthwise. The slit gives the yummy toppings a place to run into. I also like to spiral-cut my hot dogs. Why put a lot of toppings on your grilled San Antonio hot dog only to watch them slide off?

Grilled San Antonio Hot Dog

Sloppy, dripping, spicy good. That’s really all you need to know. The best dogs, like a grilled San Antonio hot dog, make a big mess. Same goes for sandwiches and burgers, come to think of it. The messier the better.
Course Main
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 1228kcal
Author Mike

Ingredients

  • 4 hot dogs slit (not split) lengthwise
  • 4 hot dog buns
  • 1/2 cup chili warmed
  • 1/2 cup cheese sauce warmed
  • 12 pickled jalapenos

Instructions

  • Grill the hot dogs as desired.
  • Place dogs on buns and top with chili. Lots of chili.
  • Spoon cheese sauce over dogs. Don't be shy with it. These are going to be messy to eat. There's no point in fighting it.
  • Add pickled jalapenos to taste.

Nutrition

Calories: 1228kcal | Carbohydrates: 142g | Protein: 43g | Fat: 56g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Cholesterol: 92mg | Sodium: 6067mg | Potassium: 1068mg | Fiber: 9g | Sugar: 23g | Vitamin A: 4410IU | Vitamin C: 128mg | Calcium: 474mg | Iron: 14mg

Nutritional values are approximate.

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