For my family, the BBQ gets way more use in the summer than does the stove. It's more fun to cook outside, plus there's less mess and Mom & Dad can watch the kids play in the yard. And what's one of the quickest things both to cook and to eat? The classic hot dog!
I recently had the opportunity to review Maple Leaf's Top Dogs with my family. Seeing as we're big hot dog fans anyway, this was a great fit. We tried the Original Top Dogs as well as the Original in BBQ size. The Original Top Dogs are a classic hot dog - a mix of chicken, pork and beef - and the perfect size for kids. The new BBQ size is the same wiener, but bigger and heartier for the bigger appetite. Both have a great hot dog taste, with nice juiciness.
When I went to write this post I realised that we were so anxious to get down to eating, I forgot to take any pictures of the finished product. So all I have is the "before" shot for you. Ah well.
Maple Leaf Top Dogs are available in 6 delicious varieties, including 100% Angus Beef, singles, and reduced salt. I especially like to have a package of the singles on hand. Since they are individually wrapped, it is easy to grab one at a time to supplement a meal for a picky eater, and the rest of the package stays fresh. For a while, these were Little Boo's main source of protein, sliced on his plate with some ketchup for dipping. Since Maple Leaf makes these dogs with only the best ingredients, I feel confident feeding them to my guys.
These are available in the meat section of supermarkets across Canada. Would you like to try them for yourself?
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