Originally Posted by MrCool
Oscar Meyer is gross. I'll be a hot dog snob: a good hot dog is made completely from beef, does not use fillers, and has a real intestine casing. These hot dogs are much more expensive to make. I only know of them being widely available in the Chicago area, where a hot dog can be treated as a legitimate meal.
Also, I'm not sure if this is a Chicago-only thing, but an item called a "Francheezie" is on the menu of every deli around me: a hot dog sliced down the middle, stuffed with cheese, wrapped with bacon, and deep fried.