Gallery: Scenes from Hot Doug's Book Signing

Hot Doug's: The Book
Hot Doug's: The Book

The book features an official history of the nation's most famous hot dog stand, along with loads of accounts from customers and critics, including us! You can get your copy at Amazon.

We're in the Book!
We're in the Book!

Our epic account of eating everything at Hot Doug's is on page 160. So honored.

Doug Sohn, American
Doug Sohn, American

Hot Doug's owner, Doug Sohn, signed copies of his new book at Revolution Brewery.

The Line
The Line

As is the case with everything related to Hot Doug's, a line quickly formed to talk to Doug.

Pint of Revolution Brewing's Anti-Hero IPA
Pint of Revolution Brewing's Anti-Hero IPA

Fortunately, the wait was helped with some free beer from Revolution Brewing. This would make standing in the real line even better. Just saying.

Doug and Me!
Doug and Me!

I'll cherish this moment forever.

Sausages!
Sausages!

Hot dogs! Polish sausages! Heck, there were even veggie dogs.

Condiments!
Condiments!

Plus, there was everything needed to top a Chicago-style hot dog. Don't worry, celery salt was in a small bowl to the right of the pickles.

Mini Chicago-Style Hot Dog
Mini Chicago-Style Hot Dog

My own creation.

Inside
Inside

The book signing took place in Revolution's brewery facility in Avondale.

On the Menu
On the Menu