Hot Dog Week: Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato "BLT"
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Hot Dog Week: The “BLT”

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Hot Dog week: The “BLT” Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato. Day 2 of 6 of the BEST gourmet hot dog recipes.

Hot Dog Week: Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato "BLT"

Mylanta… I’ve never had a bad hot dog. But I HAVE had ah-mazing hot dogs, and I knew I wanted to share with you all the 6 different gourmet-style hot dog recipes that we came up with for you. I have a feeling you’ll never look at a plain hot dog the same again.

Yesterday, it was the Buffalo Chicken Hot Dog, and today’s hot dog recipe is an incredible way to follow up such mouth watering goodness… the “BLT.”

The “BLT” Hot Dog: Bacon Lettuce & Tomato

Hot Dog Week: Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato "BLT"

Hot Dog Week: Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato "BLT"

I LOVE those Summer months when a garden-fresh BLT sandwich is on the menu. With no hesitation, we knew a BLT on TOP of a hot dog, was a must. Let me assure you… it was a fabulous decision. Almost as if two of my favorite worlds collided.

We chose to drizzle a bit of ranch dressing over the top of ours, in lieu or mayo, like some like to top their BLT sandwiches with.

Hot Dog Week: Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato "BLT"

Hot Dog Week: Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato "BLT"

The “BLT”: Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato

Jessica Burgess
Dress up an ordinary hot dog BLT style! Bacon, lettuce, tomato are piled onto of a hot dog and drizzled with ranch dressing.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 1 hotdog
Calories 302 kcal


  • 1 hot dog
  • 1 hot dog bun
  • 1 Tablespoon cooked bacon chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon shredded lettuce
  • 1 Tablespoon chopped tomato
  • ranch dressing optional


  • Cook hot dog according to package directions
  • Place in bun and top with remaining ingredients


Serving: 1hotdogCalories: 302kcalCarbohydrates: 43gProtein: 10gFat: 9gSaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 9mgSodium: 545mgPotassium: 107mgFiber: 1gSugar: 6gVitamin A: 75IUVitamin C: 1.4mgCalcium: 147mgIron: 2.9mg
Keyword hot dog recipes, summer recipes
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