Hot dog


Lambeau Field dining guide

Published Jan. 10, 2020

Are you lucky enough to be among the 80,000 people at Lambeau Field for a Green Bay Packers football game? The stadium has some excellent food options at its restaurants and concession stands. Here is a guide to eating at Lambeau Field.


Unexpected eats: The hot dog stand inside Home Depot

Published Feb. 19, 2019

Ever get a craving for a hot dog while you're out running errands? Maybe you're picking up salt for the driveway or buying a gallon or two of paint for that new rec room? Well, a good number of people apparently do.


Everyone's a wiener on Wednesday with $1 Portillo's hot dogs

Published June 20, 2017

Hot diggity dog. It's wiener Wednesday at Portillo's, and that means special pricing on hot dogs. In celebration of summer weather, as well as its new location in Greenfield, Portillo's has announced a special one-day-only $1 hot dog offer.


Is a hot dog a sandwich? The debate boils up again

Published Jan. 16, 2017

Let's take a break from arguing about politics to address something, er, meatier - like is a hot dog a sandwich? This question surfaces and resurfaces all the time, and it turns out people are frank (ahem) and opinionated on the matter.


A winning wiener

Published July 16, 2012

The "Giant Slugger" is a two-foot hot dog that weighs two pounds, nine ounces. It's made of Klement's meat, an amazingly dense pretzel bun from Miller Bakery, plus chili, cheese, caramelized onions and optional jalapeños. Today, our team at just about finished two.


Send in the hot dog doctor

Published Aug. 17, 2011

The other day I finally checked out Dr. Dawg in the Glendale Market, 6969 N. Port Washington Rd., and an hour later spied a billboard for another location in Manitowoc.


Milwaukee's best hot dog, 2009: The Dogg Haus

Published Oct. 13, 2009

Grilling Vienna Beef links on poppy seed buns, you can choose from the Tex-Mex (salsa, cheddar cheese, sour cream and jalapenos), Berlin's Best (sauerkraut, onions and mustard), The Hollywood (nacho cheese and jalapenos) or the Atlantic City (sauerkraut, onions, mustard and relish).


Sammy's Taste of Chicago is all Milwaukee

Published June 21, 2001

While the brute strength and finesse of the Big Dog brought them to their feet at the Bradley Center this year, the big dogs at Sammy's Taste of Chicago bring them to their seats, all munching in concert to the joys of the all- American Meal.