French Onion Dip Hot Dogs

French Onion Dip Hot Dogs  - Grilled hot dogs topped with homemade creamy French onion dip. | foxeslovelemons.com

It’s a spring tradition for the local news outlets to announce the new food and beverage options at Detroit Tigers games for the year. While I normally eat at a bar across the street with the best chicken shawarmas around before heading into the park, I’m still always curious to see what will be on offer.

This year, the thing that picqued my interest was the introduction of something called a French Onion Dip Hot Dog. Ummmmm, yes and yes. But I knew I could make it at home, and it would probably be fresher and better than anything I found at the ballpark.

French Onion Dip Hot Dogs  - Grilled hot dogs topped with homemade creamy French onion dip. | foxeslovelemons.com

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When it came to a fresher version of this creation, I knew I could turn to Door to Door Organics (DTDO) to order all of the ingredients I needed, including beef hot dogs, sweet onions and all the rest of the ingredients needed for the creamy dip, and even veggies, chips and drinks to serve with the dogs. You can find out more about DTDO by reading my full review of the service, but quite simply, you sign up for a subscription with a produce box in the size of your choice. With that subscription, you get access to the DTDO store which carries hundreds and hundreds of organic grocery products, many locally made and grown.

Fate would have it that once I made these hot dogs, there was a Tigers game on TV! All the deliciousness of the ballpark, plus the game, from the comfort of my living room. Home run!

French Onion Dip Hot Dogs  - Grilled hot dogs topped with homemade creamy French onion dip. | foxeslovelemons.com

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French Onion Dip Hot Dogs

Ingredients:


  • 1 tablespoon butter

  • 2 medium sweet onions, finely chopped

  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar

  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese

  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise

  • 2 tablespoons sour cream

  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper

  • 6 hot dogs

  • 6 hot dog buns

  • 2 green onions, finely chopped


Directions:


  1. Heat butter in large skillet over medium-low heat. Add onions and sugar; cook 20 to 25 minutes or until dark golden brown, stirring frequently. Remove from heat and let cool 5 minutes.

  2. Transfer onions to medium bowl. Add cream cheese, mayonnaise, sour cream, Worcestershire sauce, garlic powder and pepper; stir until well combined. Dip can be covered and refrigerated up to 3 days.

  3. Preheat grill for direct grilling over medium heat. Cook hot dogs according to package directions (about 6 to 10 minutes). Place hot dogs in buns and top with onion dip. Garnish with green onions and serve immediately. 


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Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Door to Door Organics. Sponsored posts help me pay for the costs associated with this blog (groceries…lots of groceries), and help support me as I pursue a career in recipe development and food photography. All opinions are 100% my own.

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