hen we think of summer, hot dogs immediately pop into your mind. It’s just another part of the typical summer experience. But, to be sure, this American favorite can be enjoyed any time of year. Of course, hotdogs go nicely with a summer day at the amusement park or a baseball stadium. Brave explorers might try a tofu dog, to get their vegan on… Although we can enjoy hot dogs any time of the year, this year July 20 is the day most celebrated.
In the late 19th century, hot dogs became a household name when casual food lovers and a baseball team owner bought the two hot dogs together at his amusement park
National Hot Dog Day pays tribute to frankfurter, the footlong, wiener, or even red hot. Their taste is just great, no matter what we call them.
Fun Facts about Hot Dogs
Hot dogs are convenient and easy to make and we make them in a variety of ways. Many of us prefer to grill or toast them over a fire, but we can also boil, pan-fry, and rotisserie-cook them. There is a wide range of condiments ranging from basic ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, onions, cheese, bacon, chili, sauerkraut, etc., etc… the possibilities are endless and no stone is left uncovered by maverick hot dog creators.
Top 10 Hot Dog Retailers in Denver
There’s no shortage of hot dog varieties in Denver. Check out our favorite hot dog retailers in Denver to make your day more special:
And remember, “put hotdog toppings between the hot dog and the bun. Always "dress the dog, "NOT THE BUN!!"