What is it a New York style hot dog?

The simple hot dog, a frankfurter, it is an easy food to understand.  A sausage, normally served on a bun.  There are any plethora of ways to cook and serve them.  And as many other foods regional varieties have cropped up.  For example a Cincinnati style dog has chili topped on it.  So of course many major “foodie” cities have developed their own style of hot dog.

Just as in pizza it seems that Chicago and New York are at odds as to who has the best hog dog associated with their city.  In Chicago they top their dogs with yellow mustard, white onions, sliced tomato, dill pickle spear, sweet relish (dyed bright green), pickled sport peppers and a some celery salt, all of it crammed on a steamed poppy seed bun.  While Chicago seems to have thrown just about every topping you can think of on top of their city’s dog New York has gone in the alternate direction.  They have chosen to keep it simple and let the dog itself shine, instead of being a vessel for carrying a mountain of toppings to your mouth.  Continue reading “What is it a New York style hot dog?”

Delicious recipe – “relish” of cabbage, bell peppers and carrots

Everyone has a hankering for a good “relish” and there are many recipes on line.  The only problem is that you have to wonder if when you come across one, is it a good recipe or just something that people have thrown together to put up on a website to fill up some space.  I’ve tracked down a good one for you that has some heritage to it.  This one comes from an estate sale out in Austin Texas. Continue reading “Delicious recipe – “relish” of cabbage, bell peppers and carrots”

What People Love To Eat Around The World

There may be a lot of things us humans don’t agree on, but no matter the issue there will always be one thing we all do agree on…we love food. We love simple and extravagant meals. We love healthy food and that not so healthy food. We just love food! Here is a list of what people around the world love to eat!

CheeseburgerCheeseburger-United States. This would of course be America’s favorite food. How could it not be? Between the delicious melted cheeses, the juicy patty and pretty much any topping you can think of, the mouth-watering cheeseburger is a favorite of the American people.

Massaman Curry- ThailandMassaman Curry- Thailand. This curry dish is considered the “king of curries”. Massaman curry is packed with a combination of flavors ranging from spicy, to sweet and savory, and it even has coconut in it! Add some rice to this dish and it just becomes perfection!

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