Steven Raichlen's Barbecue! Bible

Hot Dogs, Brats, and Sausages

Samba Dogs

I tasted these unusual hot dogs at a samba school in Rio. From midnight to 4 A.M. the cavernous concert hall reverberated with the thunderous rhythm of samba. An army […]

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Cardiologist’s Nightmare

This has been described as “a cardiac nightmare.” And a tasty nightmare at that. Hot dogs, smoked cheese, pickles, peppered bacon, and barbecue sauce — all rolled up in one […]

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“Hot” Dogs

This recipe takes grilling humble dogs to the level of art by filling them with jalapeños and cheese.

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Cincinnati Chili Dogs

You  might be familiar with Cincinnati chili, which is remarkable in the annals of American gastronomy for its unexpected flavorings (cinnamon and cocoa powder) as for the bizarre way it’s […]

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Wisconsin Double Brats

No, they’re not obnoxious twins from Sheboygan. The double brat is the Badger State’s favorite sandwich and mandatory fare for tailgate parties or lakeside cookouts. The brats in question are […]

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Bratwurst “Hot Tub”

While not traditional, indirect grilling brats crisps their casings, keeps the brats moist, and eliminates the risk of burning and flare-ups, while the wood smoke adds a haunting dimension of […]

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