Hot Dog Bourbon Appetizers Recipe -
Hot Dog Bourbon Appetizers Recipe
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Hot Dog Bourbon Appetizers

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"You can't get any easier than this. I've served these hot dog appetizers at fancy occasions such as weddings."

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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins

    20 mins


  1. Mix hot dogs, brown sugar, ketchup, and bourbon in a saucepan; bring to a boil. Cook, stirring occasionally, until hot dogs are cooked through and evenly coated, about 10 minutes. Transfer to a slow cooker to keep warm for serving.
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Nov 01, 2013

I’ve seen this recipe so many times over the years that it makes my head spin (and there was an identical recipe on this site prior to this recipe being posted). Just be sure to let it cook for a while, so the alcohol cooks out out of the sauce and you’re left with that deep bourbon flavor. It’s simple, and it never fails to please.

Oct 07, 2014

Took this to a fall party and everyone loved them.


4 Ratings

Jul 02, 2014

Yum, I was looking for something simple and tasty for our 4th of July neighborhood bbq. I've never had these before - really impressed with the flavor and so dang simple. We made them tonight as a snack - just to test the booze dogs out. Oh snap! So good, my husband is polishing them off as I type this review - thanks so much. Cooked a little longer (as recommended by another review) - delicious. I'm sure this will be a hit this holiday weekend!


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  • Calories
  • 128 kcal
  • 6%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 6.8 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 14 mg
  • 5%
  • Fat
  • 7.8 g
  • 12%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 3.4 g
  • 7%
  • Sodium
  • 398 mg
  • 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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