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Chicago-style hot dog

A Chicago classic
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 1 hot dog
Calories 376.6 kcal


  • 1 all-beef hot dog
  • 1 hot dog bun poppyseed is traditional
  • 1 tbsp yellow mustard
  • 1 tbsp sweet green pickle relish
  • 1 tbsp chopped onion
  • 4 wedges tomato
  • 1 dill pickle spear
  • 2 sport peppers
  • 1 dash celery salt



  • Bring pot of water to a boil.
  • Reduce heat to low, then simmer hot dog approximately 5 minutes or until warm. Remove dog and set aside.
  • Steam bun in steamer basket 2 minutes or until warm.


  • Place hot dog in steamed bun.
  • Add ingredients in order. Mustard, pickle relish, onion, tomato wedges, pickle spear, sport peppers, celery salt. Tomatoes should be between dog and top of bun. Pickle should be between dog and bottom of bun.
Keyword Hot Dog