Those who know me well know that I don't have a whole lot nice to say about Los Angeles, which I "affectionately" call "Los Diablos" for reasons related to its culture (or lack thereof), its smog, and so on.
However, fair is fair, and I have to give credit to Los Angelinos for inventing a glorious food; the bacon wrapped hot dog, grilled and served with your choice of toppings, ranging from ketchup & mustard to green chile. I think I'll make some for my family tonight.
And sad to say, government types have decided that grilling hot dogs instead of boiling them is a health hazard. Sigh. You'll have to make them at home, friends.
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