Presented by the Presidential Culinary Museum
You, too, can make an authentic Chicago Dog!
poppy seed buns
all beef hot dogs
pickle or cucumber spears
sport or banana peppers (sweet or hot peppers)
picnic-style yellow mustard
Poppy seed buns are essential. Make your own by brushing regular buns with water and rolling buns in poppy seeds. Hot dogs should be boiled or steamed (or grilled). Add a tablespoon of each of the following: yellow mustard, relish, chopped onions, three tomato wedges, one dill pickle or seedless cucumber spear, two peppers and a dash of celery salt.