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Lindsay-Jean Hard
Lindsay-Jean Hard

Community Editor at Food52

added over 4 years ago

Erik Lombardo's eggnog recipe (http://food52.com/recipes...) seems more balanced. Your variations sound promising too!

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Erika Kotite
Erika Kotite

Erika is the founder of Toque magazine and is guiding us through classic cocktails from A to Z in the Booze52 series.

added over 4 years ago

What about an eggnog smoothie? You could then blend in crushed ice, yogurt etc. which will diminish the sweetness but keep in the rich experience of the original! (I haven't actually tried this but I'm going to...)

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petitbleu
added over 4 years ago

Earl Grey sounds lovely! Even a chai tea concentrate would give eggnog a great deal more depth.

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Big G-man
added over 4 years ago

Mexican eggnog called rompope... must use Mexican cinnamon and Mexican pure vanilla extract. easy to get online.

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Maedl
Maedl

Margie is a trusted home cook immersed in German foodways.

added over 4 years ago

What about making a Tom and Jerry? See http://www.americanfoodroots...
Or perhaps experiment, replacing some of the cream with almond milk or coconut milk.

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ChefJune
ChefJune

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added over 4 years ago

or you could make it with whole milk, no cream... I might sub out rice milk for some of the cream (because I REALLY like eggnog when the cream is whipped and folded in).

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LE BEC FIN
added over 4 years ago

I actually really liked the result when I spiked my diet A&W Root Beer with eggnog!- very similar to my root beer float with rum raisin ice cream!

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