Texas Hot Sauce a.k.a. Chili Dog Sauce

Jennifer Barley


I got this recipe from my grandmother who used to own a diner and was famous for her texas hots. I think she would be very proud if people decided to make her recipe and try it out.

I would also like to point out that this picture doesn't display the actual sauce,it's a borrowed pic, but I PROMISE next time I make this recipe I will take a picture of the actual sauce


★★★★★ 1 vote

alot, can't be more precise because you only need a little for your dog
30 Min
30 Min


  • 2 1/2 lb
    ground beef (browned)
  • 1 1/2
    chopped onions
  • 16 oz
    or 2 (8 oz) cans crushed tomatoes
  • 1 small
    can of tomato paste
  • 3/4 c
    chopped green peppers
  • 1 can(s)
  • 2 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1/2 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp

How to Make Texas Hot Sauce a.k.a. Chili Dog Sauce


  1. After you have all your veggies chopped, sautee the pepper and brown your burger in the same pan
  2. once your burger and peppers are ready, add tomatoes, tomato paste, pimentos, chili powder, pepper and salt
  3. let simmer on medium for 30 minutes, spoon onto hot dog and sprinkle chopped onion on top
  4. add whatever else you like, such as cheese and other condiments

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About Texas Hot Sauce a.k.a. Chili Dog Sauce

Course/Dish: Other Sauces

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