Cheese Stuffed Chili Dogs
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Cheddar cheese melted in the center of your favorite hot dog and smothered with you favorite Chili. Easy, fun, comfort food.
Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Serves: 8
  • 8 hot dogs
  • 8 hot dog buns
  • 1 15 ounce can of chilli or two cups of homemade chili
  • 4 cheese sticks (cut in half lengthwise or 4 ounces of cheddar cheese cut into ¼ inch strips
  1. Line up hot dogs in a small baking dish.
  2. Slice each one ⅔ of the way through, careful not to cut them all the way in half.
  3. Stuff each one with ½ a cheese stick or with the ¼ inch strips of cheese as pictured above.
  4. Bake at 350 for 15-20 minutes or until cheese is melted to your liking.
  5. Remove from oven and place each cheese stuffed hot dog in a bun and top with ¼ cup of chili.
  6. Sprinkle with additional cheese if desired.
  7. Enjoy!
Recipe by Real Life Dinner at