Wednesday's a hot one, but not because of the temperature -- it's because it is National Hot Dog Day!
Sure we are far away from the delicious taste of an East Coast dog, but we have plenty of hot dog joints right here in the Valley that will satisfy your cravings.
If you are looking for a legit taste of Chicago, then you need to go to a place with Chi-Town in its name. We are talking about Joey's of Chicago. With locations in Phoenix, Cave Creek and Surprise, you can take a Valley road trip and fuel up on the unique taste of a Chicago dog.
If you are the type that goes big or goes home, then you need to cruise on down to Alice Cooperstown. The rocker behind this establishment sure does know how to make a rockstar hot dog. We are talking about the Big Unit. This 22-inch hunk of Vienna Beef is sure to please your appetite.
If the thought of a traditional plain hot dog makes you weep, then check out The Hot Dog Stop in Scottsdale. Here you can go above and beyond your hot dog fantasies. With roughly 50 -- yes 50 -- different combinations of hot dogs, all of your hot dog dreams will come true at this joint.
Sure, the Valley is home to many more hot dog shops, but these are just a few to help you celebrate National Hot Dog Day!