Aloha Hula Hot Dogs - Carolina Country

Aloha Hula Hot Dogs

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Aloha Hula Hot Dogs

Hot dogs are such a fun food for entertaining, and we do love our traditional fixin’s here in the South. But how about a fun twist? Light the Tiki torches and head outside!

There's more luau-ready recipes where that came from! Head over to our Hawaiian Macaroni Salad for a tropical treat.


  • 2 (8-count) packs hot dogs
  • 2 (8-count) packs Hawaiian hot dog rolls
  • 1 (8-ounce) can pineapple slices (save the juice)
  • 1 red onion, sliced into rounds
  • ¾ cup teriyaki glaze, divided
  • 1 can Spam, diced, microwaved 2 minutes until crispy
  • 2 jalapeños, thinly sliced
  • Toasted sesame seeds
Mango Slawsa
  • 1 14-ounce package slaw mix*
  • 2 mangoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 cup chopped cilantro
  • Juice from sliced pineapple
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon each salt and pepper


  1. Combine slawsa ingredients and let marinate several hours or overnight.

  2. Grill hot dogs and buns. Brush pineapple and onion with teriyaki glaze. Grill until lightly charred. Roughly chop.

  3. Stuff grilled dogs into grilled buns. Top with slawsa.

  4. Scatter with pineapple, onion, Spam, jalapeños, additional cilantro, sesame seeds and drizzle of teriyaki glaze.

*We used a kale mixture for the slaw mix.

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Wendy Perry, a culinary adventurist and blogger, chats about goodness around NC on her blog at

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