Bad reputation and a halo of mystery surround hot dogs. Whether it’s for the meat or the preservatives used, hot dogs have been in the center of the public eye over and over again. Still, who can say, in good conscience, that they haven’t been happy to their very core while eating a hot dog?
Even though hot-dogs have been attacked many times, they remain one of the cornerstones of American foodie culture. So, I say it’s time to give hot dogs the place they deserve in our hearts and our kitchens!
Hot dogs are the ultimate hipster food, and if you don’t believe it, take a look at their history. They were food cart food long before food carts were trendy. America has even been buying hot dogs from food carts since the 1850s, according to some historical documents.
If you’re still hesitant about them, take a look at what’s happening to this meat stick worldwide. All over, from home cooks to gourmet chefs, people are rediscovering hot dogs. Luckily for us, there are many foodies and bloggers out there willing to share their amazing recipes. Why not try some?
If you’re a vegan, don’t worry! There are many great options out there. Sure, they may not be as easily found as good ol’ wieners, but that doesn’t mean they don’t exist.