Homemade eggnog

Homemade eggnog

Based on 19 ratings

Difficulty

Easy 👌
15
min.
Preparation
0
min.
Baking
30
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-6+
4  
eggs
85 g 
sugar (divided)
1½ l 
milk
230 ml 
whipping cream
80 ml 
bourbon
1 tsp 
nutmeg (ground)
whipped cream for serving (optional)
Metric
Imperial
  • 4  eggs
  • 85 g sugar (divided)
  • 1½ l milk
  • 230 ml whipping cream
  • 80 ml bourbon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg (ground)
  • whipped cream for serving (optional)

Utensils

  • standing mixer or hand mixer with beaters
  • measuring cup
  • large bowl
  • whisk
  • small bowl

Enjoy with

Cinnamon star cookies
The cinnamon in these crunchy cookies really makes the nutmeg and bourbon in the eggnog stand out.

Nutrition per serving

Cal
453
Protein
15g
Fat
38g
Carb
28g

Step 1/4

Separate eggs and set yolks aside. Add egg whites to standing mixer and beat until fluffy. Add part of the sugar and beat until stiff peaks form. Transfer beaten egg whites to a large bowl.
  • 4 eggs
  • 15 sugar
  • standing mixer or hand mixer with beaters
  • large bowl
  • small bowl

Separate eggs and set yolks aside. Add egg whites to standing mixer and beat until fluffy. Add part of the sugar and beat until stiff peaks form. Transfer beaten egg whites to a large bowl.

Step 2/4

Add egg yolks to standing mixer and beat until light in color. Add remaining sugar, milk, cream, bourbon and nutmeg and beat until incorporated.
  • 70 sugar
  •  milk
  • 230 ml whipping cream
  • 80 ml bourbon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • measuring cup

Add egg yolks to standing mixer and beat until light in color. Add remaining sugar, milk, cream, bourbon and nutmeg and beat until incorporated.

Step 3/4

Carefully fold egg whites into egg yolk mixture. Transfer to refrigerator and chill for approx. 30 min.
  • whisk

Carefully fold egg whites into egg yolk mixture. Transfer to refrigerator and chill for approx. 30 min.

Step 4/4

Serve eggnog topped with a dollop of whipped cream if desired.
  • whipped cream for serving

Serve eggnog topped with a dollop of whipped cream if desired.