Mashed Potato-Topped Hot Dogs Recipe

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Mashed Potato-Topped Hot Dogs Recipe
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Mashed Potato-Topped Hot Dogs Recipe

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INSTEAD of the usual hot dog and bun meal, I like to make more of a main meal. It's a great way to use up leftover mashed potatoes and the toppings can be varied. Best of all, it's kid-friendly and very easy to make to fit everyone's preferences.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 10 min.

Ingredients

  • 4 hot dogs
  • 1-1/3 cups mashed potatoes (prepared with milk and butter)
  • 2 slices process American cheese, cut into quarters
  • Salsa and chopped green onions

Directions

Make a lengthwise cut three-fourths of the way through each hot dog. Open hot dogs and place cut side up on a baking sheet. Top with mashed potatoes and cheese.
Bake at 350° for 5-10 minutes or until cheese is melted. Spread with salsa and sprinkle with onions. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Mashed Potato-Topped Hot Dogs in Reminisce October/November 2006, p49

Nutritional Facts

2 each: 506 calories, 38g fat (18g saturated fat), 81mg cholesterol, 1589mg sodium, 27g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 3g fiber), 16g protein.

  • 4 hot dogs
  • 1-1/3 cups mashed potatoes (prepared with milk and butter)
  • 2 slices process American cheese, cut into quarters
  • Salsa and chopped green onions
  1. Make a lengthwise cut three-fourths of the way through each hot dog. Open hot dogs and place cut side up on a baking sheet. Top with mashed potatoes and cheese.
  2. Bake at 350° for 5-10 minutes or until cheese is melted. Spread with salsa and sprinkle with onions. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Mashed Potato-Topped Hot Dogs in Reminisce October/November 2006, p49

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LISHAT User ID: 3544031 73291
Reviewed Sep. 30, 2012

"teenagers love them!"

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aceresola User ID: 3724149 92878
Reviewed Dec. 28, 2008

"This has been a family favorite since I was a kid. I now cook for my family...but we top with a white gravy and cheese instead of salsa. I'm going to try the salsa topping."

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