Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dogs

Blogger Brooke McLay from Cheeky Kitchen shares a favorite recipe. Wrapping your hot dogs in bacon is like giving every one of your picnic guests a big old hug! They are simple to make and absurdly delicious. For best results, bake them in an oven rather than tossing them on a grill.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 8

slices bacon (not thick-sliced)
beef hot dogs
hot dog buns, split
Favorite hot dog toppings

  • 1 Heat oven to 400°F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper. Wrap bacon tightly around hot dogs; place on cookie sheet.
  • 2 Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until bacon is thoroughly cooked and hot dogs are browned. Serve immediately in buns with your favorite toppings.

Expert Tips

Flavor Fest! Add some serious flavor to your bacon-wrapped hot dogs by smearing them with your favorite barbecue sauce.

Have Fun With Your Fixin’s! Bacon-wrapped hot dogs are especially good when served with slices of American cheese, sliced jalapeño chiles, and fresh lettuce and tomatoes (reminiscent of a BLT!)