Hot dogs are a staple food in many households. As you go out into the streets, you’ll also see a lot of these sold in hot dog carts. Even at corporate events, hotdog sandwiches are now being served to valued clients and guests. Indeed, hot dogs are everyone’s all-time favourite. Who doesn’t like all that meaty and juicy goodness?

The popularity of hot dogs, not just in Sydney but around the globe, is nothing new. But why are they such a big hit? Below, we point out some of the best reasons. 

They’re a classic.

Their origin may still be widely debated today but it can’t be denied that hot dogs are classic treats. They are childhood favourites. Most of us, if not all, grew up to our mums cooking hot dogs. We eagerly waited to be served these delicious treats. Hot dogs have a certain appeal that has captured the hearts (and tongues) of many – from kids to the kids at heart. What’s your fondest hot dog memory as a child?

They’re quick and easy to cook.

Apart from their delectable taste, hot dogs are favoured by many because they’re very easy to cook. They can be fried or grilled and they cook in no time. These make them a great quick fix when you’re hungry. Any time you feel like having them for snacks, you won’t have to wait too long to get a bite.

They can be prepared and served in many ways.

Hot dogs will never get boring. They are quite versatile and can be prepared in various ways. They can be topped with relishes or wrapped with bacon. If you want to taste something new, you can always add a delicious twist to your hot dogs. You can top them with pesto and some mayo for an Italian flavour. If you’re feeling Mexican for the day, just add some shredded cheese, pickled jalapeños, guacamole and crumbled tortilla chips and voila, you have your very own nacho dog! At Yummy Dogs we even have a variety of authentic and mouth-watering toppings you can serve with hot dogs. Really, the possibilities are endless.

They’re always available.

Hot dogs can be bought from a lot of places, making them easily accessible. If you want to stock on these items, you can head to the supermarket or grocery store and get what you need. Plus, if you want a ready-to-eat hot dog sandwich, you can find carts on the streets. You can then immediately indulge on these treats while on your office lunch break. With such a great demand for these, it’s safe to say hot dogs will always be around.

They’re affordable.

One great thing about hot dogs is that they’re affordable. Even if you’re on a budget, you can still indulge in these tasty treats. With their classic delectable taste and affordability, hot dogs make great party treats and are now in demand for birthday party caterings. You can now easily hire mobile catering services for your parties and serve hot dogs to your guests.

Can you think of other reasons why hot dogs are a hit? Feel free to leave a comment below.