Omer Recipes 2017: Day 48 | Hot Dog Surprise

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Cap off counting of the Omer by joining us for Shavuot Ice Cream Study led by Howard Shatz: “Out of the Desert: The origins and future of the Islamic State (and what it means for Israel)”, Tuesday, May 30, 8:30pm (at the home of Rabbi Bass).
Today is 48 days, which is 6 weeks and 6 days of the Omer

Instructions for counting the omer are found on our Omer Overview Page. You can find the specific blessing for today at

And here’s today’s recipe, contributed by Shira S..

Hot Dog Surprise


  • Mashed potatoes
  • Hot dogs
  • Sauerkraut


  • Make mashed potatoes (homemade are the best, but can use pareve Croyden House or other instant mashed potatoes, too).
  • Slice 1-2 packages of hot dogs (depending on how large a pan you use and layer on bottom of pan.
  • Top with sauerkraut.
  • Top with mashed potatoes.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 40 minutes.

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