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Tony's Hot Dog Chili

On 4/20/2018 10:10 PM, Amber wrote:

Interested in the chili from Tony’s hot dog In Norfolk Virginia on Newton road some of 
the best hot dogs ever hands down!!! If you haven’t tried worth the trip!

Hello Amber,

According to the information that I can find, the Newton Road location was in Virginia Beach rather than in Norfolk. The Norfolk location was on Lafayette Blvd. See: Our Story

You can get the same hot dogs at (Tony's son) Joey's Hot Dogs on Cox Road in Glen Allen. See:  Joey's Hot Dogs

The chili recipe has been kept within the Mirable family. There is no way to get it except from them, and they don't give it out. As far as I could determine, no one has been able to make a copycat recipe for the chili.

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Subject: Tony's hot dog chili. Va beach, va
From: Janet 
Date: 1/6/2019, 8:30 AM

I have lived in va beach all my life.  Been eating tony dogs for many many years.  
However I have found a competitor that serves a very very close chili on their normal dogs.   
The name is Kevin's Dog house on Cleveland st. In va beach. The also have fries, BBQ, home 
soups and desserts.  Only open mon - fri lunch hours 

Tuna Casserole with Cheese and Mushroom Soups

On 4/23/2018 5:27 PM, Barbara wrote:

 The second one was a recipe sheet that Southern Union Gas Company of Austin Texas past out 
 to customers each month. I am not sure of all the ingredients, but it was a layered casserole.  
 It had Rice, slice sauté onions .,  slice tomatoes .  could have been other thing
 I can't remember.  This was covered with a sauce made of a mixture of Campbell cheese soup 
 (not sure if they make that anymore.}Mixed with cream of Mushroom soup . and baked.
 Austin, Texas

Hello Barbara,

I cannot find any recipes that mention Southern Union Gas Company. However, I found a cookbook published by them for sale here: AbeBooks

I found a couple of tuna casserole recipes that called for both cheddar cheese soup and cream of mushroom soup. See these sites:

The Spruce



MCL Cafeteria Poppy Seed Dressing

On 4/17/2018 9:47 PM, Joyce wrote:

 Can u send me your poppy seed dressing from mcl cafeteria. Thank you.

Hello Joyce,

I'm sorry, but I do not have MCL Cafeteria's poppy seed dressing recipe. I have not been able to find any recipes at all from MCL Cafeterias.

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