Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

Onion sauce is inspired by that of Flo's Famous Steamed Dogs, although it cannot be duplicated.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a small saucepan, melt butter over medium heat and add onion.
  2. Decrease heat and saute, stirring occasionally, about 20-24 minutes, or until onion is soft and translucent.
  3. Stir in barbecue sauce, red pepper flakes, and water.
  4. Cook over low heat for 5 minutes.
  5. Assembly--place hot dogs in warm buns and add Onion Sauce, mayonnaise, mustard, chopped onion, and a sprinkling of celery salt.
  6. Serve immediately.