Tag: hot dog

Taste Test: Which Hot Dogs Are the Top Dogs?

by in Taste Test, June 30, 2014

With the season of backyard food fests in full swing, Healthy Eats vetted the most popular hot dog brands around to see which ones deserve a coveted spot on the grill grates. Find out which frank emerged as top dog. The Criteria We rated beef wieners on a 5-point scale (5 being highest), judging the dogsRead more

5 Healthier Hot Dogs

by in Grilling, Which is Healthier?, July 23, 2013

I used to be totally against anything related to a hot dog. Two kids later, I find myself turning to them as a viable option for the occasional backyard barbecue or last-minute weeknight dinner. Part of the reason I changed my mind was because of healthier options. After reading TONS of ingredient labels, I found someRead more

Dining Out: Fair Food

by in Dining Out, July 22, 2010

One of the highlights of my childhood was going with my parents to street fairs and carnivals. My dad made it a point that we try everything from the gyros to Polish sausages to caramel apples. By the time we rolled home, we were all moaning and groaning from stomach aches

Reading List: Peanut Allergy Solution, the Raw Milk Ban & Choke-Proof Hot Dogs

by in Food News, February 26, 2010

In this week’s nutrition news: Restaurants are serving up lower-calorie fare, an artificial food coloring controversy and the cure for peanut allergy might be near.