Detroit-Style Coney Dogs

Detroit-Style Coney Dogs

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Ashley_S 36

"Where I come from no Tigers game is complete without a Detroit Coney. It's a grilled, natural-casing hot dog, loaded with chili sauce, mustard, and onions. Yummy...Detroit-style yummy!"
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20 m servings 266 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 266 kcal
  • 13%
  • Fat:
  • 18 g
  • 28%
  • Carbs:
  • 16.3g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 10.4 g
  • 21%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 30 mg
  • 10%
  • Sodium:
  • 877 mg
  • 35%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Preheat an outdoor grill for medium-high heat.
  2. Place hot dogs on the grill; cook until browned, 5 to 8 minutes, turning once, or until done to suit your taste. Lightly grill hot dog rolls.
  3. Meanwhile, place the chile sauce in a small microwave-safe bowl; cook 1 minute. Stir, and cook 1 minute more.
  4. Place hot dogs on buns. Top each with chile sauce, onion, and 1 tablespoon mustard, or to taste.



I'm from Detroit and I've thought this is how most people eat a Coney ! Of course the best 'chili' for them is the bulk 'dehydrated' chili you can get from Sherwood Foods. and lots of diced oni...

Ashley, so many States have a way of making dogs "their own", which I think is so cool. My hubby LOVES his Red Hots, so I'm always looking for new ways to make them for him. Needless to say, the...

Although I've had chili dogs, I did not realize the correct way to serve coney dogs was with mustard, and now I see that that's the only way to go! (Minor correction - I think you meant 4 hot do...

Forgot to get mustard which made me really sad but the rest of the recipe was helpful.

Never have I had a coney dog better than one from here at home in Detroit....Great recipe!!!

Very Good. Natural Casings Are the best.

I have missed these. I got a stash of sauce from one of the Detroit chains and used that instead of canned. These were a big hit during the Tiger game. Since I no longer eat hot dogs, making the...

You hit a home run with this one! I always eat my hot dogs this way, and I'm from Detroit, lol! Growing up I went to plenty of Tiger games!

I'm from Louisiana and this is the way I have always preferd my hot dog/coney? I always new it wasn't local to me, but I never new that it was "Detroit-Style". TKS for enlighting me.

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