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Chicago-Style Hot Dog

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Chicago-Style Hot Dog
In Chicago, where hot dog stands far out number hamburger joints, there is one and only one classic recipe, and very little variation from it. It is the perfect hot dog.What's the story behind these famous hot-dogs.
Source taken from Wikipedia:
A Chicago-style hot dog is a steamed or boiled, never broiled all-beef hot dog on a poppy seed bun, which originated in the city of Chicago, Illinois. The hot dog is topped with mustard, onion, sweet pickle relish, a dill pickle spear, tomato slices or wedges, pickled sport peppers, and a dash of celery salt; sometimes, but not always, cucumber slices. Ketchup is not used on a Chicago-style hot dog.

These hot-buns are hot favorite of my son and hubby. Since we don't consume beef I have used chicken franks. Sometime it's very hard to find these chicken franks. If I tend to find some I would grab a few packets and there will be a feast at home for everyone.:)These are very easy to prepare and can be fix in seconds. I…