In Search of the Best Chicago Style Hot Dog


In which your Humble Narrator and Hot-C, his intrepid partner in hot doggery, attempt to shed some light on the more dimly lit but extremely worthy hot dog joints the city has to offer, the out-of-the-way gems, the unexplored and unheralded single establishments, the garishly confident and sublime purveyors of encased meats that serve up a classic Chicago style hot dog. Will you join us? Will you share your notions of what a great Chicago dog should be? Will you wax eloquent about that time you stumbled drunkenly into a North Side street vendor's cart and were served the "Best Chicago Hot Dog Ever?" Do you "know a place?" Details! Details! Let's have them. Hot-C and I will provide same.  And pass the celery salt....