Bacon and Caramelized Onion Dogs

Featuring: Nathan’s Famous® hot dog buns



Nathan’s Famous® hot dog buns


Servings: 4
(2 hot dogs per serving)

Ready in: 20 minutes




8 Nathan’s Famous® hot dog buns
from Cobblestone Bread Co.

8 Nathan’s Famous® Franks

8 Slices of bacon

1 large yellow onion, julienne

Spicy Brown Mustard

Salt and pepper



  1. In a large sauté pan, over medium heat, cook the bacon.

  2. While the bacon is cooking, grill or steam the hot dogs to desired doneness.

  3. When the bacon and hot dogs are finished, wrap a piece of bacon around each dog.

  4. Cook the onions in the remaining bacon fat with a bit of salt and pepper over medium heat for 10 minutes stirring often. Reduce the heat to low and add the bacon wrapped dogs to the pan and cover with a lid to heat the hot dogs.

  5. To plate, some spicy mustard and a bacon wrapped hot dog to each bun and then the caramelized onions over the top, serve hot.