July 14, 2021

All About Vienna Beef Neon Green Relish

If you’ve ever experienced the delicacy that is a Chicago Style hot dog, then you are familiar with Vienna Beef Chicago Style Relish! Or, as most Chicagoans know it as, Vienna Beef Neon Green Relish. Nestled between the Yellow Mustard and onion, the Neon Green Relish brightens up the Chicago Style dog while packing a flavorful punch. But have you ever wondered what exactly Vienna Neon Green Relish is made of? Or what makes it so neon? Today, we’re giving you the 4-1-1 on one of Chicago’s favorite condiments. 

What is Neon Green Relish?

We hold our condiments to the same high standards as our meat products. And those of you who are fans of Vienna Beef Hot Dogs, Sausages, and Deli Meat know that that is saying a lot! That’s why we only use the finest ingredients when creating our Neon Green Relish.

Our Neon Green Relish is made with garden-fresh cucumbers. Using a special recipe, this Relish has a sweet, tangy taste and that signature neon color that Chicagoans have come to know and love. 

What Makes it Blue?

The key to making our Relish so vibrant has nothing to do with radioactive substances… all it is is a little blue food coloring! The addition of the blue food coloring has no impact on the overall taste of the relish, but every Chicago Style hot dog-lover knows that it’s all part of the experience! 

Ways to Enjoy Neon Green Relish 

While our go-to use for Neon Green Relish will always be a Chicago Style hot dogs, there are a number of ways to enjoy this vibrant condiment. Here are just a few: 

  • Spice up salads
  • Slather on sandwiches
  • Add flavor to meat like fish 
  • Add it to chicken salad or potato salad 
  • Mix it with Greek Yogurt for a vegetable refreshing dip

You can purchase our Neon Green Relish here.