Rachael Ray and Serious Eats Look for the Country's Best Hot Dog

Will Bark's dog be top dog?
Will Bark's dog be top dog?
Robert Sietsema

A year after conducting an exhaustive search for the country's best pizza, Everyday With Rachael Ray has turned its attention to wieners. The magazine has once against enlisted the folks at Serious Eats to determine the winner; this time, they've narrowed their contenders down to a pool of 64. Representing New York City are Bark, Crif Dogs, and Papaya King. Serious Eats commenters are already bemoaning the omission of their personal favorites; unsurprisingly, everyone's got a dog in this show.

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