Pluto Pizza Dogs

Pluto Pizza Dogs

Kids really go for these grilled hot dogs with all the pizza trimmings.

Prep Time

10

Minutes

Total Time

25

Minutes

Makes

8

servings

8
hot dogs
1/2
cup pizza sauce
8
hot dog buns, split
1
cup shredded mozzarella cheese (4 ounces)
4
medium green onions, sliced (1/4 cup), if desired
  1. Heat coals or gas grill. Cut crosswise diagonal slashes 1/2 inch apart and 1/4 inch deep in each hot dog. Heat pizza sauce until hot; keep warm.
  2. Grill hot dogs uncovered 4 to 6 inches from medium heat 10 to 15 minutes, turning frequently, until hot and slashes begin to open.
  3. Serve hot dogs on buns. Top with pizza sauce, cheese and onions.
Makes 8 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Special Touch
Here's a fun way to serve these sandwiches with flair: Shop party--supply stores for red and white checked paper basket liners-- like you'd see used lining a hamburger basket at a diner-or even paper hot dog sandwich holders used in delis. Pick up these fun paper items for serving the Pluto Pizza Dogs.
Time Saver
Weather has a chill and you can't grill? Cook the hot dogs as directed on package for boiling or microwaving.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 310
    • (Calories from Fat 160 ),
  • Total Fat 18 g
    • (Saturated Fat 7 g,),
  • Cholesterol 30 mg;
  • Sodium 910 mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 25 g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1 g,
  • Protein 13 g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 1/2 Starch;
    • 1 High-Fat Meat;
    • 2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.