3 burger dog recipes cooked on a pit boss gas griddle and served on wooden cutting board with various toppings

Burger Dog Trio

Burger Dog Trio

Category Game Day Griddle July 4th National Hot Dog Day
Servings 9
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes

Burger Dogs have gone from the driving range to your driveway! Traditionally enjoyed at golf courses across the United States, burger dogs are making their way into a backyard near you!

This new spin on a classic cheeseburger allows you to eat it with one hand, making it perfect for tailgating, backyard barbecuing, camping, and more! Plus, the toppings are fully customizable so you can satisfy even the pickiest eaters!

Classic Burger Dog: In this recipe, we took inspiration from Classic American Cheeseburgers! We paired traditional ground beef with American cheese, relish, ketchup, and mustard — You can never go wrong with a classic flavor combination! 

Southwest Burger Dog: For this combo, we paired a chorizo burger dog with fresh pico de gallo, chipotle mayo, and queso fresco. You don't want to miss out on this southwest-inspired recipe! Get the Griddle fired up and try it yourself!

Turkey Cheddar Dog: This refreshing take on a classic burger dog uses ground turkey, cheddar cheese, mayo, and avocado to satisfy your ultimate craving.

Pit Boss Kitchen
3 burger dog recipes cooked on a pit boss gas griddle and served on wooden cutting board with various toppings


  • 9 hot dog buns
  • 3/4 lb. ground beef
  • 3/4 lb. beef chorizo
  • 3/4 lb. ground turkey
  • 3 slices American cheese
  • 2 oz queso fresco
  • 3 oz. shredded cheddar cheese
  • Ketchup
  • Mustard
  • Chopped pickles or dill pickle relish
  • 6 tbsp pico de gallo
  • 3 oz. mayonnaise
  • 1 avocado, sliced

Special Tools

  • Hot Dog Shaped Burger Mold


  1. First, using a burger dog mold, form your beef, chorizo, or turkey into the classic burger dog shape.
  1. Preheat your Pit Boss Griddle to medium-low heat.
  1. Season your burger dogs with salt & pepper and sear on both sides until they reach an internal temperature of 165°F
  1. Remove the cooked burger dogs from your griddle and place into hot dog buns of your choice.
  1. Classic Toppings: Top your beef dogs with ketchup, mustard and pickle relish.
  1. Southwest Toppings: Top your chorizo dogs with pico de gallo, chipotle mayo, and plenty of queso fresco
  1. Turkey Burger Toppings: Top your turkey dogs with sliced avocado, mayo, and shredded cheese


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