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Do you put Ketchup on your Hot Dogs or Hamburgers?

  • t

For me No and No! the sweetness overpowers everything.

How about you?

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  1. Yes for both for traditional American style burgers and dogs.

    I like my hot dog with mayo, mustard, ketchup and a ton of chopped onion. No relish.

    I like my hamburger with the same and pickle, tomato, lettuce. Cheeseburgers, bacon burgers, mushroom burgers, etc are different.

    I find the sweetness balances out the rest of the savory and spice. I guess I don't use it so much that it overpowers anything.

    1. Not on hot dogs but on burgers. I love ketchup. It's in a food group of its own!!

      1. I've recently stopped. I used to use it on both but now on neither. I guess with age comes the finding that ketchup is now too sweet.

        DT

        1. No and no. Ketchup = the most overused condiment in the world imo (followed closely by mayo) and I have very little use for it. A bottle can last me more than a decade.

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          1. re: brucesw

            Many times I use ONLY mayo & ketchup on my dogs & burgers.

            5 Guys order for my burger is mayo, ketchup, & jalapenos.

            1. re: brucesw

              Well, for some reason, both ketchup and mayo (probably more the mayo) are semi-universally loved. They're big throughout much of the world! People seem to like them.

            2. Yes and yes..
              Ketchup,mustard onions,relish(most of the time) on my dogs.
              Ketchup,mustard,onions,pickles,hot peppers,lettuce(most of the time) on my burger.
              It depends where I am and what condiments are offered...