For real though - despite popular belief, America’s pastime isn’t all about unshelled peanuts, sunflower seeds, bubble gum, chewing tobacco and boiled wieners. Babe Ruth did love hot dogs and dip fanatically, but just because someone loved something 100 years ago doesn’t mean we have to like it now, right? After all, this is America – a place where we’re afraid to accept the fact that our food culture is primarily made up of hot dogs and burgers.
If you're from Chicago, or if you've been to Chicago, or if you just generally know Chicago, you're well aware of how important the Italian beef sandwich is to the non-vegan residents of the Windy City. Portillo's Hot Dogs knows how important this oh-so-traditional sandwich is to Chicago, and that's why they've partnered with us here at DiningIn to let us bring the components of their mouthwatering menu to your home.