Walter’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

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In 2009, Walter’s Hot Dogs celebrated its 90th anniversary with a hot dog eating contest.

90 years. 9 guys. 12 minutes…. and the winners ate 12 hot dogs. Check out the video here:

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See the lohud Hot Dog tour here.

Originally published Aug 27, 2009 @ 11:12 am.

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Liz Johnson is content strategist for The Journal News and lohud.com, and the founding editor of lohudfood, formerly know as Small Bites. As food editor, she won awards from the New York News Publishers Association, the Association of Food Journalists and the Associated Press. She lives in Nyack with her husband and daughter on a tiny suburban lot they call their farm — with fruit trees, an herb garden, and a yardful of lettuce, tomatoes, onions, shallots, cucumbers, zucchini, radishes, cabbage, peppers, Brussels sprouts and carrots and four big blueberry bushes.

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