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Hot Dog of the Day: U.B. Dogs

It's National Hot Dog Month! Today we're visiting U.B. Dogs in the Loop.
Cheddar dog at U.B. Dogs

U.B. Dogs The problem with cheese dogs tends to be the cheese. The salty semi-liquid most stands serve too often tastes as real as its yellowy-orange color is natural. The Loop lunchers who crowd U.B. Dogs' small storefront know the cheese on their cheddar dog ($3.75) is Merkts from Little Chute, Wisconsin. Scoop up the excess cheese with some fresh-cut fries, then dig in. The sharp cheddar overwhelms the steamed Vienna dog—even when there’s two on the bun—but keep in mind this hot dog is little more than a vehicle for delicious cheese.—Jake Malooley 

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