How to Cook Frozen Corn Dogs

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Sep. 03, 2010

Learn how to cook frozen corn dogs at home and you can satisfy your fast food cravings without venturing out or wasting your precious dollars! Today, I will let out some exciting ways on how to cook frozen corn dogs all on your own. Frozen corn dogs are a gastronomerâx80x99s delight and are a hot favorite snack in the carnivals and fairs. So, letâx80x99s get started and find out how to cook frozen corn dogs in different ways âx80x93Cooking frozen corn dogs straight out of the fridgeIf you want to cook your frozen corn dogs in the microwave oven, then, bring out the corn dogs from their package and wrap each one of them with a paper towel. Next, place the corn dogs in the oven and heat every snack for 70 seconds. The best method is to cook the frozen corn dogs in the conventional oven by baking them. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F and bake the frozen corn dogs for 16 to 20 minutes in the middle rack, placed on a baking sheet. For that perfect county fair taste, try cooking frozen corn dogs in the deep fat fryer. Preheat your fryer to the same temperature. Then, wipe out the ice crystals and moisture from the frozen corndogs and fry the corn dogs in the heated oil for 8 minutes. Finally, soak away the excess oil from the cooked corn dogs using paper towels. "fid":"536326","viewmode":"wysiwyg","fields":"format":"wysiwyg","type":"media","attributes":"alt":"cooking-frozen-corn-dogs","title":"cooking-frozen-corn-dogs","style":"margin-top: 11px margin-right: 11px margin-bottom: 11px margin-left: 11px display: block height: 300px width: 500px ","class":"media-element file-wysiwyg"Cooking frozen corn dogs after thawing themYou have to cook the frozen corn dogs in the same way as I have mentioned already for different cooking appliances. Only, in this case, you have to maintain the right cooking duration. For microwaving thawed corn dogs, heat them for 30 to 45 seconds at a high temperature. For baking them in conventional oven, cook the corn dogs for 10 to 12 minutes. In deep fryer, the timing is halved from 8 minutes to 4 minutes when you are cooking thawed corn dogs.Cooking frozen corn dogs in innovative waysIf you are feeling adventurous, try cooking frozen corn dogs in the charcoal grill or gas grill. In case of charcoal grilling, set the grill to direct and indirect heating system and for grilling the frozen corn dogs in the gas grill, preheat the gas grill to a medium high heat. Once the gas grill is hot, create indirect heating zone. Grill the frozen corn dogs inside a disposable foil pan for 15 minutes till the internal temperature of the corn reads 160 degrees F.Note: These directions are meant for 2.7 ounce frozen corn dogs.Picture Source: