Eggnog is one of the most popular Christmas beverages. And although the classic versions of the drink are great, there are also some ways to jazz it up a bit. Here are five options:
Before we get into class eggnog alternatives, here’s a classic recipe. For this version, you’ll need eggs, sugar, cinnamon, milk, vanilla extract, salt, nutmeg, and whipped cream.
Take Your Eggnog up a Notch
On the Food website, they have traditional eggnog recipes, but they have also gone all out and give suggestions to take your eggnog game to a whole to level. Some recipes include making eggnog banana bread, eggnog cookies, eggnog martinis, Vegas eggnog, pumpkin eggnog pie, eggnog pancakes, and eggnog fudge.
Vegan Egg Nog
Just because you don’t eat animal products doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a cup of eggnog. One Green Planet has a version where you can use a ripe pear, a milk alternative, raw cashews, chia seeds, nutmeg, vanilla extract, rum flavoring, and a sweetener.
This is like eggnog on steroids. For this recipe, you’ll need ice cream, milk, cream, salted caramel sauce, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, egg yolks, and gingerbread cookies, and sugar.