Cincinnati Chili Dogs

Cincinnati Chili Dogs

div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://1.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRAW4xYC0WI/AAAAAAAAgOo/FpMMWaXPwcw/s1600/PICT5785.JPG" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="238" src="http://1.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRAW4xYC0WI/AAAAAAAAgOo/FpMMWaXPwcw/s400/PICT5785.JPG" width="400" //a/diva class="pin-it-button" href="http://pinterest.com/pin/create/button/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedutchbakersdaughter.com%2F2010%2F12%2Fcincinnati-chili-dogs.html&media=http%3A%2F%2F1.bp.blogspot.com%2F3tdRAc9l8E%2FTRAW4xYC0WI%2FAAAAAAAAgOo%2FFpMMWaXPwcw%2Fs1600%2FPICT5785.JPG&description=Cincinnati%20Chili%20Dogs"img border="0" src="//assets.pinterest.com/images/PinExt.png" title="Pin It" //adiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"/divdiv /divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: left;" I haven't had much time to post lately, but I just had to share the Cincinnati Chili Dogs I made on Sunday. Cincinnati Chili was a favorite of ours when we lived in Indiana (and had access to a Skyline Chili restaurant), but there isn't anything like it in Minnesota. Luckily, allrecipes.com has a very good recipe--supposedly the original Skyline Chili recipe. You can find the recipe here: a href="http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Authentic-Cincinnati-Chili/Detail.aspx?prop31=3"Authentic Cincinnati Chili/a/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: left;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://4.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRK6gH9U5nI/AAAAAAAAgO8/WfTKKG6VWGY/s1600/PICT5771.JPG" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="300" src="http://4.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRK6gH9U5nI/AAAAAAAAgO8/WfTKKG6VWGY/s400/PICT5771.JPG" width="400" //a/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv align="left" class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"emThe great thing about this chili is all the spices---cinnamon, allspice, bay leaves, cayenne pepper, cloves, chili powder....and a "secret" ingredient..../em/divdiv align="left" class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRK8J9zKrRI/AAAAAAAAgPI/7ge1gYXFFHE/s1600/PICT5773.JPG" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="300" src="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRK8J9zKrRI/AAAAAAAAgPI/7ge1gYXFFHE/s400/PICT5773.JPG" width="400" //a/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"emIt's true...chocolate makes everything better! /em/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRK9HPMOwmI/AAAAAAAAgPM/MyCR2u7Uns8/s1600/PICT5775.JPG" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="297" src="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRK9HPMOwmI/AAAAAAAAgPM/MyCR2u7Uns8/s400/PICT5775.JPG" width="400" //a/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"emWe decided on chili dogs after we found these Angus dogs at the store. No nitrates means no swollen sausage fingers for Pete..../em/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: left;"Cincinnati Chili is usually served over spaghetti, with a few variants on the toppings. Here is a breakdown of how Cincinnati Chili is most often served:/divullidiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: left;"two-way: spaghetti and chili/div/lilithree-way: spaghetti, chili, and shredded cheese/lilifour-way: spaghetti, chili, shredded cheese, and either diced onions or beans/lilifive-way: spaghetti, chili, shredded cheese, diced onions, and beans/lilicheese coney: hot dog topped with chili, shredded cheese, diced onions, and mustard/lilichili cheese fries: French fries topped with chili and shredded cheese/li/ulOyster crackers are a must for authentic Cincinnati Chili, but, alas, I forgot to buy some. Another reason we decided on the dogs.br /br /br /br /div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://1.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRKKE9SyYI/AAAAAAAAgPQ/v2WI5SQrnvw/s1600/PICT5796.JPG" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="300" src="http://1.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRKKE9SyYI/AAAAAAAAgPQ/v2WI5SQrnvw/s400/PICT5796.JPG" width="400" //a/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"emMy mother-in-law, who lived most of her life in Ohio, never heard of Cincinnati Chili. It was an instant hit with her./em/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRKtOMEv0I/AAAAAAAAgPU/dsUYDfXh69U/s1600/PICT5802.JPG" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="300" src="http://3.bp.blogspot.com/3tdRAc9l8E/TRKtOMEv0I/AAAAAAAAgPU/dsUYDfXh69U/s400/PICT5802.JPG" width="400" //a/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"How do you like your chili?/divdiv /divbr /div align="left" class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"br //divdiv align="left" class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"/divdiv class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: left;"br //div

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