Oven-baked Chili Cheese Dogs

These garlicky, buttery chili cheese dogs are loaded with flavor and easy to serve for a family gathering, tailgate or even a weeknight dinner.

Serves: 8Prep: 5 minutesCook: 15 minutesTotal: 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 8 hot dog buns
  • 1 tbsp. fresh parsley, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1⁄4 cup butter, melted
  • 8 slices cheddar cheese
  • 8 hot dogs
  • 1 can (15 oz.) chili


  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Place hot dog buns cut side up in a 9”x13” baking dish.
  • In a small bowl, mix parsley, garlic and butter. Brush buns with butter mixture. Bake 5 minutes, until warmed.
  • Place a slice of cheddar cheese in each bun and add a hot dog to each bun. Top with chili.
  • Bake 10-15 minutes, until warmed.
  • Serve and refrigerate leftovers.