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  • Mudkat
    Club Member
    • Feb 2017
    • 2088
    • At a river near me, MD
    • Weber Smokey Mountain 14.5"
      Weber 22" Kettel
      Weber Smokey Joe (2)
      One Grill 45" Rotisserie
      Lodge 5 qt. Dutch Oven
      Lodge 10.5" Double Loop Skillet
      Cast Iron 9" Skillet
      Cast Iron 12" Skillet
      Weber 22 Grill Grates
      Home Built 55 Gallon Ugly Drum Smoker - "MUDS"

    #16
    How to make a hotdog tantalizing! Troutman in!

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    • Jon Liebers
      Club Member
      • May 2018
      • 198

      #17
      nice, great job! I made dogs last night too but no pic. Lately, I put up a pot of melted butter and baste plus dip when they come off the grill. Taste great! I haven't told the wife yet about the butter trick

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      • MBMorgan
        Club Member
        • Sep 2015
        • 6370
        • Colorado
        • > Weber Genesis EP-330
          > Grilla Grills Original Grilla (OG) pellet smoker
          > Pit Barrel Cooker (gone to a new home)
          > WeberQ 2000 (on "loan" to a relative)
          > Old Smokey Electric (for chickens mostly - when it's too nasty out
          to fiddle with a more capable cooker)
          > Luhr Jensen Little Chief Electric - Top Loader circa 1990 (smoked fish & jerky)
          > Thermoworks Smoke
          > 3 Thermoworks Chef Alarms
          > Thermoworks Thermapen
          > Thermoworks IR-GUN-S
          > Anova sous vide circulator
          > Searzall torch
          > BBQ Guru Rib Ring

        #18
        Originally posted by fzxdoc View Post
        There is not a foot long hot dog bun to be had in any grocery store that I have access to. Got the dogs; don't got the buns. Grrrrr.

        Kathryn
        This might help. We no longer buy commercial hamburger or hot dog buns. My wife has a great dough recipe that we use to either bake HB buns or roll out to wrap dogs of any length. Condiments for the dogs are a bit of a problem, though ... so we tend to dip:

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        For the HB buns we use one of these:

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        Now if only we can find a hot dog bun pan ...

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        • fzxdoc
          Founding Member
          • Jul 2014
          • 5267
          • My toys:
            Weber Summit Charcoal Grilling Center (WSCGC) aka Mr. Fancypants
            Pit Barrel Cooker (which rocks)
            Weber Summit S650 Gas Grill
            Weber Kettle Premium 22"
            Weber Jumbo Joe Premium 22" (a weird little 22" kettle mutant on 22"-long legs) (donated to local battered women's shelter.)
            Camp Chef Somerset IV 4-burner outdoor gas range


            Adrenaline BBQ Company's SnS, DnG and Large Charcoal Basket for WSCGC
            Adrenaline BBQ Company's Elevated SS Rack for WSCGC
            Adrenaline BBQ Company's SS Rack for DnG
            Grill Grate for SnS
            Grill Grates: five 17.375 sections (retired to storage)
            Grill Grates: six 19.25 panels for exact fit for Summit S650 gasser
            2 Grill Grate Griddles
            Steelmade Griddle for Summit gas grill

            Fireboard Extreme BBQ Thermometer Package
            Fireboard control unit in addition to that in the Extreme BBQ Package
            Additional Fireboard probes: Competition Probes 1" (3) and 4" (1), 3 additional Ambient Probes. 1 additional Food Probe
            2 Fireboard Driver Cables
            Pit Viper Fan (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
            Pit Viper Fan new design (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
            Thermoworks Thermapen MK5 (pink)
            Thermoworks Thermapen MK4 (pink too)
            Thermoworks Temp Test 2 Smart Thermometer
            Thermoworks Extra Big and Loud Timer
            Thermoworks Timestick Trio
            Maverick ET 73 a little workhorse with limited range
            Maverick ET 733
            Maverick (Ivation) ET 732

            Grill Pinz
            Vortex (two of them)

            Two Joule Sous Vide devices
            VacMaster Pro 350 Vacuum Sealer
            Instant Pot 6 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
            Instant Pot 10 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
            Charcoal Companion TurboQue
            A-Maze-N tube 12 inch tube smoker accessory for use with pellets

            BBQ Dragon and Dragon Chimney

            Shun Classic 8" Chef's Knife
            Shun Classic 6" Chef's Knife
            Shun Classic Gokujo Boning and Fillet Knife
            Shun Classic 3 1/2 inch Paring Knife

          #19
          Nice looking buns, MBMorgan . I'm not an enthusiastic baker, but those photos might make a convert of me. It would be nice to bake buns in the exact amounts that we need instead of tossing out half the package after it goes moldy.

          Plus the taste/texture would be better.

          Kathryn

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          • FireMan
            Charter Member
            • Jul 2015
            • 7860
            • Bottom of Winnebago

            #20
            I just read where fzxdoc just said MBMorgan has nice lookin buns. Do we need to flag this or call the cops or stop the presses. 🕶

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          • BBQ_Steve-O
            Founding Member
            • Jul 2014
            • 175
            • NorthWest WA State

            #21
            What true hot-dag aficionado can live without a hot dog scorer from Slotdog?
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            https://www.thegrommet.com/kitchen-b...-hotdog-scorer

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            • Troutman
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              Fancy !!!

            • jgreen
              jgreen commented
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              I got one of those too. Fun for something different. Got one that does a spiral cut as well
          • fzxdoc
            Founding Member
            • Jul 2014
            • 5267
            • My toys:
              Weber Summit Charcoal Grilling Center (WSCGC) aka Mr. Fancypants
              Pit Barrel Cooker (which rocks)
              Weber Summit S650 Gas Grill
              Weber Kettle Premium 22"
              Weber Jumbo Joe Premium 22" (a weird little 22" kettle mutant on 22"-long legs) (donated to local battered women's shelter.)
              Camp Chef Somerset IV 4-burner outdoor gas range


              Adrenaline BBQ Company's SnS, DnG and Large Charcoal Basket for WSCGC
              Adrenaline BBQ Company's Elevated SS Rack for WSCGC
              Adrenaline BBQ Company's SS Rack for DnG
              Grill Grate for SnS
              Grill Grates: five 17.375 sections (retired to storage)
              Grill Grates: six 19.25 panels for exact fit for Summit S650 gasser
              2 Grill Grate Griddles
              Steelmade Griddle for Summit gas grill

              Fireboard Extreme BBQ Thermometer Package
              Fireboard control unit in addition to that in the Extreme BBQ Package
              Additional Fireboard probes: Competition Probes 1" (3) and 4" (1), 3 additional Ambient Probes. 1 additional Food Probe
              2 Fireboard Driver Cables
              Pit Viper Fan (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
              Pit Viper Fan new design (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
              Thermoworks Thermapen MK5 (pink)
              Thermoworks Thermapen MK4 (pink too)
              Thermoworks Temp Test 2 Smart Thermometer
              Thermoworks Extra Big and Loud Timer
              Thermoworks Timestick Trio
              Maverick ET 73 a little workhorse with limited range
              Maverick ET 733
              Maverick (Ivation) ET 732

              Grill Pinz
              Vortex (two of them)

              Two Joule Sous Vide devices
              VacMaster Pro 350 Vacuum Sealer
              Instant Pot 6 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
              Instant Pot 10 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
              Charcoal Companion TurboQue
              A-Maze-N tube 12 inch tube smoker accessory for use with pellets

              BBQ Dragon and Dragon Chimney

              Shun Classic 8" Chef's Knife
              Shun Classic 6" Chef's Knife
              Shun Classic Gokujo Boning and Fillet Knife
              Shun Classic 3 1/2 inch Paring Knife

            #22
            I'm sticking with my hot dog spiral cutter, BBQ_Steve-O . It doesn't cut a true spiral though. It creates spiral-looking grooves. I want to get a real hot dog spiral cutter (besides a knife, that is).

            Only one hot dog gizmo is allowed in my kitchen, though, at the request of my husband.

            Kathryn
            Last edited by fzxdoc; July 20, 2018, 01:26 PM.

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            • Stevo
              Club Member
              • Jul 2016
              • 485
              • Georgetown, TX
              • Cookers:
                • RecTec RT-590 Stampede Pellet Grill
                • RecTec RT-B380 Bullseye Pellet Grill + GrillGrates
                • Camp Chef PG24 DLX Pellet Grill
                • TL-20 Offset Smoker from Texas Longhorn BBQ Pits
                • Weber Genesis E310 Propane Grill with GrillGrates
                Accessories:
                • A-MAZE-N Smoke Tubes
                • Thermoworks Thermapen Mk4
                • Thermoworks Smoke Cooking Alarm
                • Thermoworks Big & Loud Timer
                • IR surface temp probe

              #23
              no need to grill them

              https://www.amazon.com/Nostalgia-HDT...ot+dog+toaster

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              • BBQ_Steve-O
                BBQ_Steve-O commented
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                LOL... I actually have one of these. Someone gave it to me in one of those Office-Santa Christmas party things. It works great.
            • BBQ_Steve-O
              Founding Member
              • Jul 2014
              • 175
              • NorthWest WA State

              #24
              fzxdoc Your dream has come true - Spiral-slicer !

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              • fzxdoc
                Founding Member
                • Jul 2014
                • 5267
                • My toys:
                  Weber Summit Charcoal Grilling Center (WSCGC) aka Mr. Fancypants
                  Pit Barrel Cooker (which rocks)
                  Weber Summit S650 Gas Grill
                  Weber Kettle Premium 22"
                  Weber Jumbo Joe Premium 22" (a weird little 22" kettle mutant on 22"-long legs) (donated to local battered women's shelter.)
                  Camp Chef Somerset IV 4-burner outdoor gas range


                  Adrenaline BBQ Company's SnS, DnG and Large Charcoal Basket for WSCGC
                  Adrenaline BBQ Company's Elevated SS Rack for WSCGC
                  Adrenaline BBQ Company's SS Rack for DnG
                  Grill Grate for SnS
                  Grill Grates: five 17.375 sections (retired to storage)
                  Grill Grates: six 19.25 panels for exact fit for Summit S650 gasser
                  2 Grill Grate Griddles
                  Steelmade Griddle for Summit gas grill

                  Fireboard Extreme BBQ Thermometer Package
                  Fireboard control unit in addition to that in the Extreme BBQ Package
                  Additional Fireboard probes: Competition Probes 1" (3) and 4" (1), 3 additional Ambient Probes. 1 additional Food Probe
                  2 Fireboard Driver Cables
                  Pit Viper Fan (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
                  Pit Viper Fan new design (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
                  Thermoworks Thermapen MK5 (pink)
                  Thermoworks Thermapen MK4 (pink too)
                  Thermoworks Temp Test 2 Smart Thermometer
                  Thermoworks Extra Big and Loud Timer
                  Thermoworks Timestick Trio
                  Maverick ET 73 a little workhorse with limited range
                  Maverick ET 733
                  Maverick (Ivation) ET 732

                  Grill Pinz
                  Vortex (two of them)

                  Two Joule Sous Vide devices
                  VacMaster Pro 350 Vacuum Sealer
                  Instant Pot 6 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
                  Instant Pot 10 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
                  Charcoal Companion TurboQue
                  A-Maze-N tube 12 inch tube smoker accessory for use with pellets

                  BBQ Dragon and Dragon Chimney

                  Shun Classic 8" Chef's Knife
                  Shun Classic 6" Chef's Knife
                  Shun Classic Gokujo Boning and Fillet Knife
                  Shun Classic 3 1/2 inch Paring Knife

                #25
                I almost bought that one, BBQ_Steve-O , but then read all the negative reviews on Amazon about it.

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                I wanted it to work as shown, but apparently it doesn't because it's too dull.

                Kathryn

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