Kansas City Royals fans have one heck of a baseball team and a “royal” food selection choice from the talented vendors at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Fans come from all over to watch a great game and check out the food stands which include a variety of gourmet hot dogs, burgers, and two different food carts offered by televisions “Bizarre Foods” host, Andrew Zimmern. Whatever you’re in the mood for when you get to Kauffman Stadium, there is sure to be a great food option available for you. Here are our top 5 Kauffman Stadium must try foods for devout Royals fans everywhere.
1. Champions Alley Dog
This is a hot dog to end all hot dogs. The fat, juicy foot long hot dog is wrapped in succulent bacon and then battered in tempura. Held in a Farm to Market pretzel bun and then topped with sweet slaw and chipotle ketchup, this hot dog will knock your taste buds outta the park!
2. Champions Alley Burger
Another tempura-battered delicacy is the Champions Alley Burger. This cheese-stuffed burger is battered in tempura and made with bacon, sweet slaw, fried pickles, and chipotle ketchup. Served hot on a Farm to Market roll, you can’t miss when you order this unforgettable burger.
3. AZ’s Canteen Sausage
Find this specialty at television host Andrew Zimmern’s Canteen Skewers food cart. Mouth watering and taste bud stimulating, this cheddar sausage is roasted with vegetable mayo, cabbage slaw, pickled jalapenos, and house-made grain mustard. Served on a toasted bun, Andrew Zimmern does not disappoint with his delectable food creations.
4. House-made Doughnuts
For Royals fans who are seeking out a royal treat, check out the house-made doughnuts for sale at Kauffman Stadium. These doughnuts are dusted with cardamom spiced sugar, cinnamon ancho chocolate sauce, and bourbon creme anglaise. A perfect touch to go with your ballpark hot dog, this doughnut is a god send to Royals fans everywhere.
5. Steak and Cheese Dog at Dugout Dog House
A more traditional hot dog (with a slight twist) is the Steak and Cheese Dog at Dugout Dog House. This delicious hot dog is served on a warm bun and topped with Philly steak and drizzled to perfection with creamy cheese sauce. A more traditional fan favorite, you will want to grab a couple of these before you head up to your seats to watch the game.
No matter what you decide to order during your visit to Kauffman Stadium, you won’t be disappointed with the huge variety of choices that are available to you. Hot dogs, doughnuts, and hamburgers ranging from traditional to outright strange are served up hot and fresh for loyal Royals fans at each ballgame. These food vendors will have you rushing in the gates for the next game day just to grab a bite to eat from their delicious food carts.