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34 Absolutely Scrumptious Hot Dog Ideas to Make This Humble Food so Much Tastier ...

By Eliza

Who doesn't love new hot dog ideas? It's so much fun to mix and match toppings to create new masterpieces, don't you think? I love serving a "build your own hot dog" buffet at parties because all your guests are happy and you can provide a meal without spending all your money. Think it's a great plan? Check out these hot dog ideas to get yourself started.

1 Some of Everything

Some of EverythingSource: Hot Dogs By the Numbers ...
Nothing is off limits when it comes to hot dog ideas. Baked beans, jalapenos, tater tots? Why not?

2 Baked Hot Dogs

Baked Hot DogsSource: Baked Hot Dogs Recipe - ...
You can always bake these cheesy delights so it's easier to feed a crowd.

3 Hot Dog Bar with Toppings

Hot Dog Bar with ToppingsSource: Chili is a hot family ...
Check out all that good stuff. Corn, sour cream and chips? There's something for everyone!

4 Banana Peanut Butter Jam Hotdog

Banana Peanut Butter Jam HotdogSource: Food | Babble
If the main course wasn't enough, have these dessert dogs to finish off your meal.

5 Potato Chips

Potato ChipsSource: Hot DOG! Get Fancy with ...
There are tons of topping ideas in this picture, but the one I love best is the potato chips.

6 Topped with Salad

Topped with SaladSource: Tex-Mex Hot Dogs - Country ...
A pile of tossed vegetables makes a healthy and yummy addition to any hot dog.

7 BBQ Potato Chip Crunch Dog

BBQ Potato Chip Crunch DogSource: 15 Fantastic Works of Hot ...
Speaking of potato chips - how delicious would your hot dog be topped with barbecue potato chips? Pretty darn delicious, if you ask me!

8 Stuffed Dogs

Stuffed DogsSource: July 4
Cut a slit in your hot dog and you can fill it with any number of delicious things, like the jalapeno slices in the photo.

9 Mac and Cheese Dogs

Mac and Cheese DogsSource: Mac and Cheese Dogs - ...
Combine your love of two childhood favorites on one bun with this delicious creation.

10 All the Good Stuff

All the Good StuffSource: 15 Fantastic Works of Hot ...
This classic Chicago style dog has hot peppers, pickles and tomatoes, among other yummy things. What's not to love?

11 Nacho Dogs

Nacho DogsSource: Nacho Hot Dogs Recipe | ...
Nacho lovers will gobble this hot dog topped with runny cheese, jalapenos and other nacho toppings right up.

12 BLAT Dogs

BLAT DogsSource: BLAT Dogs - Taste and ...
Kinda like the sandwich, this hot dog comes with bacon, lettuce, tomato and avocado. Yum!

13 Grilled Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs

Grilled Bacon Wrapped Hot DogsSource: Grilled Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
Seriously - nothing is better than a hot dog wrapped with bacon!

14 Onion Rings

Onion RingsSource: dustjacket attic: Delicious Hot Dogs ...
I think a hot dog topped with barbecue sauce and onion rings would make me pretty happy. What do you think?

15 Kimchi Relish

Kimchi RelishSource:
Kimchi is pretty trendy right now, so why not try a favorite condiment on your favorite hot dog?

16 Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Hot Dogs

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Hot DogsSource: 20 Must-Make Dishes for Your ...
Wrap a slice of bacon around your hot dog, then add jalapenos and guacamole for spice and flavor.

17 Lots of Good Stuff

Lots of Good StuffSource: 10 Twists on Hot Dogs
Those grilled onions look super delicious!

18 Farm Stand Slaw Dog

Farm Stand Slaw DogSource: 15 Fantastic Works of Hot ...
Use all that garden goodness to jazz up your hot dogs!

19 Creamy Dressings

Creamy DressingsSource: Sweet Pork & Tomatillo Ranch ...
Ranch dressing is great for a hot dog, but so are so many other salad dressings.

20 Pizza Dogs

Pizza DogsSource: Pizza Dogs - Taste and ...
Mozzarella and pepperoni turns any hot dog into a delicious treat.

21 Classic Chili Dogs

Classic Chili DogsSource: Deep South Dish: Skillet Hot ...
How about chili, relish, mustard and onions? You can't go wrong with this classic combination!

22 Philly Cheesesteak

Philly CheesesteakSource: Philly Cheesesteak Hot Dog - ...
Shredded meat, peppers, onions and cheese make this a hot dog you won't be able to stop eating.

23 Bacon and Onions

Bacon and OnionsSource: 16 delicious camping dinners
The combination of bacon and sauteed onions really enhances the flavor of the hot dog!

24 Coleslaw

ColeslawSource: Atlanta Dogs
Chilled and creamy coleslaw makes a tasty addition to a spicy chili dog.

25 Green Chili Hot Dogs

Green Chili Hot DogsSource: Hot Dog Recipe with Green ...
I'm pretty sure you could put green chili, cheese and avocado on anything and it would taste heavenly.

26 Guacamole Hot Dogs

Guacamole Hot DogsSource: Sriracha Guacamole Hot Dogs - ...
Everyone loves guacamole so make sure you make lots for your next hot dog party.

27 Southern Tastiness

Southern TastinessSource: "Southern Comfort" Bacon Hot Dog ...
I love how absolutely tasty this hot dog creation looks.

28 Cheesy Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs

Cheesy Bacon Wrapped Hot DogsSource: Cheesy Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs ...
Put a slice of cheese between the hot dog and the bacon for any ooey gooey surprise when you bite into it.

29 South of the Border Hot Dogs

South of the Border Hot DogsSource: Mexican Hot Dogs with Chipotle ...
Pile your hot dog with avocado, corn and chipotle mayo for a spicy fiesta.

30 Taco Dogs

Taco DogsSource: Fridays with Rachael Ray - ...
Who needs a bun? Serve your hot dogs in a crispy flour tortilla instead.

31 Summer Garden Dogs

Summer Garden DogsSource: "Garden" Hot Dog Recipe ~ ...
This topping mixture of radishes and cucumbers looks super refreshing.

32 Keep It Simple

Keep It SimpleSource: Gluten Free New England Hot ...
Sometimes mustard is enough!

33 All American Hot Dogs

All American Hot DogsSource: Sweet Heat BBQ Hot Dogs ...
Pickles, onions, ketchup and barbecue sauce make this an American all star.

34 The Usual

The UsualSource: Chicago-Style Hot Dogs
You won't be sorry with a combination of pickles, mustard and relish.

Have you ever held a "build your own hot dog" party? If not, you have got to give it a try! Your guests will love making their own creations and you can sit back and relax. Which one looks like your new favorite?

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