Hot Dog Onion Sauce

Total Time
5 mins
20 mins

If you like the red onion sauce served on the hot dogs you get from the road side carts, you'll enjoy this easy to prepare sauce.

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  1. In a medium skillet, heat oil over medium heat.
  2. Add onion slices.
  3. Saute about 7-10 minutes until golden& limp.
  4. Mix in the ketchup.
  5. Add the cinnamon, chili powder, garlic powder,hot pepper sauce& salt.
  6. Pour in water.
  7. Stir.
  8. Bring to a boil.
  9. Reduce heat and simmer uncovered about 10 minutes.
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5 5

Great recipe. A perfect splash of New York hustle on my Hebrew National! I do suggest substituting a squirt of sriracha sauce for the hot sauce and salt. Hot, sweet and a little salty... Just the way I like my women.

5 5

I made this after reading the great reviews. It turned out great! My husband said it was delicious.

5 5

Great! Thank you. I usually buy the Boars Head onion sauce and I forgot to pick it up last week. I tried a different recipe first and it came out like over buttered ketchup paste. I tried yours the following day and it was wonderful. I will never buy store bought again when I can make it at home. Absolutely terrific. Comparable to Boars Head.