What’s more American than starting up the grill and watching fireworks on the 4th of July?? Makes me want a hot dog real bad! A Firecracker  hot dog, that is! Enjoy our nation’s birthday festivities and be thankful for the freedom that comes along with it, because #youlooklikethe4thofJuly! (First person to post their picture on our Instagram eating their hot dog wins a Carrie’s Merrie’s gift!) And give a big shout out to Savor and Salt, who donated our Dill Pickle Salt this month! Be sure to tell them thank you! They made this month’s box a real big dill!


100% All-Beef Hot Dogs

Poppy Seed Bun

Chicago Sauce

Vienna Sport Peppers

White Chopped Onion

Dash of Savor and Salt




1.) “Firecracker” your hot dogs! (Get a paring knife and a cutting board to create tentacles at the end of your dog. YouTube has some great videos of this for reference)

2.) Place on the grill until your hot dogs are charred to your perfection.

3.) Grab your poppy seed bun and pick your firecracker dog!

4.) Add your favorite Chicago-style fixin’s!

5.)  Share your creations with us at:




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