Kids love hot dogs, but sometimes the usual dog in a bun gets a little stale. Go beyond the traditional dog with these fun kid-friendly recipes. From mac and cheese dogs, to pizza dogs, or stuffing them in muffins, these out-of-the-ordinary recipes are sure to delight!
Mac and Cheese Dog
Torn between hot dogs and mac and cheese for dinner? Why not have both? Smother Nathan’s Famous hot dogs with ooey-gooey mac and cheese for the perfect weeknight comfort dish. Get recipe from Nathan’s Famous.
Pizza Hot Dog
Two of the best foods ever, COMBINED! Get recipe from Delish.
Carrot Hot Dog (Vegetarian)
Have a little vegetarian in your family? These Mini Carrot Hot Dogs are such a fun meal and a great way to get the kids to eat their veggies! A fun twist on a traditional kids’ favorite food. Get recipe from Hello Yummy.
Chili Cheese Dilly Dogs
Skip the standard hot dog toppings list and try this chili cheese dog recipe. Get recipe from Garlic and Zest.
Dogs in a Sweater
For a new twist on an old favourite, try these skewered hot dogs wrapped with breadstick dough and baked. They’re fun to dip in ketchup, mustard or ranch dressing. Get recipe from Taste of Home.
Add some Mexican flair to your favorite franks. Get recipe from Good Housekeeping.
Mini Corn Dog Muffins
Mix up a Coney Island favorite with our savory Mini Corn Dog Muffins. These yummy, cheesy Mini Corn Dog Muffins are served with a side of spicy mustard. Get recipe from Kraft.
Cheesy Hot Dog Wontons Recipe
These hot dog wontons are a spin on pigs in a blanket! Get recipe from Cheap Recipe.
Tex-Mex Hot Dogs
Topped with an entire lineup of south of the border favourite ingredients, this will become your new favourite hot dog. Get recipe from Country Cleaver.
BLT Ranch Dog
If you’re a fan of BLTs, you’re going to love these grilled hotdogs that are served with the same great toppings and a drizzle of ranch dressing! Get recipe from Food.com.
Greek Hummus and Tzatziki Hot Dogs
This Greek Hummus and Tzatziki Hot Dog is flavorful, fresh, and a welcome break from boring ol’ dogs. Get recipe from Neighbor Food.
Homemade Pretzel Dogs
Homemade Pretzel Dogs are just as delicious as the ones you get from the mall! And easier than you think. Get recipe from The Food Charlatan.