Chili Dogs

Break out the extra napkins! Our loaded chili dogs are absolutely packed with toppings and totally delicious. You’ll have chili left over, which is great on its own or served over a baked potato.

The CarbLovers Diet Cookbook, Oxmoor House. 2011.

Chili Dogs

Did you change this recipe up a little? We want to know! Share it with us by adding your special Twist.

Did you change this recipe?

Add your Twist

    A twist is a way to share your own spin on our recipies!

    Submit your own twist!


    2 teaspoon olive oil 1/4 teaspoon pepper
    1 cup small onion, diced 4 low-fat hot dogs, grilled
    2 cloves minced garlic 4 hot dog buns
    1 (15-ounce) can low-sodium kidney beans, rinsed and drained 1/4 cup diced tomato
    1 (8-ounce) can low-sodium tomato sauce 1/4 cup diced red onion
    1 teaspoon chili powder 1/4 cup reduced-fat cheddar cheese
    1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup diced green chiles


    Prep: 15 min Total:
    Try Kitchen View! Take your computer to the kitchen and view this recipe full-screen, with step-by-step directions.
    Enter Kitchen View
    • 1

      Make chil: Heat oil in a small saucepan over medium-high heat. Add onion and cook, stirring, until soft and translucent, 6-7 minutes. Add garlic, and cook 1 minute. Add beans, tomato sauce, ¼ cup water, chili powder, salt, and pepper. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and cook, stirring occasionally, until beans absorb some of the liquid and chili has thickened, 12-15 minutes.

    • 2

      Place a hot dog on a hot dog bun. Top with ¼ cup chili, and 1 tablespoon each of tomato, onion, cheese, and chiles.

    nutritional information

    7 g
    13 g
    Saturated Fat:
    4.3 g
    38 g
    17 g
    811 mg
    Monounsaturated Fat:
    0.8 g
    Polyunsaturated Fat:
    0.2 g
    35 g
    Added Sugars:
    9 g
    Connect with Us
    Follow Our Pins

    Yummy recipes, DIY projects, home decor, fashion and more curated by iVillage staffers.

    Follow Our Tweets

    The very dirty truth about fashion internships... DUN DUN @srslytheshow

    On Instagram

    Behind-the-scenes pics from iVillage.

    Do you have a recipe that will knock our socks off?

    Share Yours Now
    Today's Best Saving