Twisted Pizza Dogs

Serve a twist to plain ol' hot dogs. Bisquick® mix creates a fun and tasty stand-in for ordinary buns.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 8

Ingredients

1 3/4
cups Original Bisquick™ mix
1/3
cup milk
1
can (8 oz) pizza sauce
8
hot dogs
1
tablespoon milk
2
tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 Heat oven to 425ºF. Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray.
  • 2 In medium bowl, stir Bisquick mix, 1/3 cup milk and 2 tablespoons of the pizza sauce with fork until soft dough forms; beat 30 seconds. Place dough on surface dusted with Bisquick mix; roll in Bisquick mix to coat. Shape into a ball; knead 10 times.
  • 3 Roll dough into 12x8-inch rectangle. Cut dough lengthwise into eight 1-inch strips. Shape 1 piece of dough around each hot dog in a spiral design; seal ends if necessary. Place on cookie sheet.
  • 4 Brush 1 tablespoon milk over dough; sprinkle with cheese. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with remaining pizza sauce, heated if desired.

Expert Tips

Pack these dogs for a portable meal on the run. Omit the remaining pizza sauce, and wrap dogs in foil.

It's easy to trim the fat from these twisted hot dog treats by using reduced-fat or fat-free hot dogs.

Add color and flavor to this recipe with kid-appeal by mixing 1 to 2 teaspoons pizza seasoning with the Parmesan cheese. You can use regular pizza seasoning or a spicy version.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
280
(
Calories from Fat
170),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
18g
18%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
30mg
30%;
Sodium
1070mg
1070%;
Total Carbohydrate
20g
20%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
5g
5%
),
Protein
8g
8%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.