Video: How (And Why) To Spiral-Slice Your Hot Dogs
Crevices, aesthetics, condiments, other reasonings
CHOW has one of the best hot dog tricks we've seen this summer. You know, aside from the Happy Hot Dog Man and noodle weenies. There's a lot you can do with a hot dog. But one of the most functional things you can do, not that "frankforming" it into Ivan Drago from Rocky IV isn't, is spiral-slice it. What extra function does a curly hot dog have, exactly? You name it: this baby catches condiments like pastas with ridges hang onto sauce. Also, more surface area to become crisp and delectable. Also, it looks cool. Observe:
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