Party Chili Dog Sauce with Ground Beef

Chili Dog with Chips
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  • 45 mins
  • Prep: 15 mins,
  • Cook: 30 mins
  • Yield: 20 Servings
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This easy chili dog recipe makes about 16 to 20 servings, perfect for a party or big game day gathering, and it takes just 30 minutes to cook.

Top the chili dogs off with mustard and chopped onions, a little cheese, or use your favorite hot dog toppings.

Put the sauce in a slow cooker to keep warm; serve right from the cooker with bowls of various toppings and napkins for guests.

Related Recipe: Classic Coney Island Hot Dog Sauce

What You'll Need

How to Make It

  1. Heat oil and saute garlic and onion until light golden, about 7 to 9 minutes.
  2. Add chili powder, sugar and cumin. Continue cooking, stirring constantly, for 2 minutes.
  3. Add ground beef and cook, stirring, until evenly browned. Stir in remaining ingredients; reduce heat to low and simmer until very thick, 15 to 20 minutes.
  4. Discard bay leaf.