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Foot Long Hot Dog Buns

SparkleKristy Aug 25, 2009 08:54 AM

I'm having a party and am looking for foot long hot dog buns. The dogs themselves are easy to find, but I've had no luck finding the buns around town or even on-line.

Thanks for your help!

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    JRCann RE: SparkleKristy Aug 25, 2009 12:48 PM

    SK, good observation... one can fake the hot dog (2 in a bun)... but you can't fake the bun. Sorry I have no suggestions.

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      MikeR RE: SparkleKristy Aug 25, 2009 04:06 PM

      I'm not a reagular foot-long eater, but it seems to me that most of them that I've seen have been about 9-10 inches long and stick out of a standard length bun so that they look like geez it must be a foot long.

      If you have really classy dogs, you can chop French baugettes to length, probably get two out of a single loaf. And I've seen some long softer rolls at Shoppers. I used to get them to make sausage sandwiches.

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        wayne keyser RE: MikeR Aug 25, 2009 06:20 PM

        Don't know where you're located, but my mind goes straight to "banh mi rolls" - I get them 3 for $1 fresh daily from an Asian supermarket on Columbia Pike.

      2. SparkleKristy RE: SparkleKristy Sep 21, 2009 08:04 PM

        Thank you all for your help. I know it's a tough one. I did get a commercial source. If I have success, I'll post it.

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