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You Ain't Nothin' But A Hound Dogs

 You Ain't Nothin' But  A Hound Dogs
Planning a Fabulous '50s party to surprise my sister for her birthday got me humming. Recalling popular songs from the decade gave me the idea for a clever name for the chili dogs I served. Like Elvis' tune, they were a big hit! -Judy Nix, Toccoa, Georgia
8 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 20 min.


  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 2 tablespoons chopped onion
  • 3/4 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 3/4 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 8 hot dogs, cooked
  • 8 hot dog buns, split


  • In a large saucepan, cook the beef and onion over medium heat until
  • meat is no longer pink; drain. Stir in the ketchup, water,
  • Worcestershire sauce, chili powder, pepper and cayenne. Bring to a
  • boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes or until mixture
  • reaches desired thickness.
  • Place hot dogs in buns; top each with about 2 tablespoons beef
  • mixture. Yield: 8 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 340 calories, 18 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 39 mg cholesterol, 1,001 mg sodium,

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Nutritional Facts: 29 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 14 g protein.