Eggnog and Rum

Pour holiday spirit into your gatherings with a punchbowl of eggnog spiked with rum. Whether eggnog with dark rum, light rum, or coconut rum, these easy eggnog-and-rum recipes celebrate traditional holiday drinks.

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Better Homes and Gardens

Eggnog made with egg yolks and whipping cream is a must-have holiday indulgence for many. For a nonalcoholic version, omit the rum and bourbon and increase the milk to 2-1/4 to 2-1/2 cups.

Foamy Hot Eggnog

Ladies' Home Journal

Serving this homemade eggnog hot makes it a welcome drink on cold winter nights.

Total: 15 mins

Peppermint-Eggnog Punch

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 15 mins

Eggnog Cheesecake with Candied Kumquats

Better Homes and Gardens

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Eggnog-Frosted Nutmeg Sugar

A glass of thick, creamy eggnog sprinkled with nutmeg (and spiked with a little rum, if you're so inclined) may be the liquid version of the Christmastime welcome mat when guests arrive. But this year, switch it up and marry everybody's favorite holiday cookies with the season's favorite drink. What begins with a traditional frosted sugar cookie gets a double dip of eggnog.

How to Make Eggnog

When holiday displays start to pop up in store windows and the sounds of carols fill the air, eggnog aficionados everywhere get a little giddy at the prospect of finally getting to indulge in this creamy, custard-like beverage that only shows up on store shelves around Thanksgiving and Christmas. Often spiked with rum, bourbon, brandy or other spirits, eggnog is a quintessential holiday treat. But you don't have to be at the mercy of holiday marketing to enjoy it. Once you know how to make eggnog yourself, you can enjoy it year-round.

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Get our best eggnog recipes and alcoholic eggnog recipes for this holiday season.

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We're not gonna lie. Paying nearly $5 for a grande eggnog latte at Starbucks makes us feel a little Grinchy. But it's got eggnog in it, so we pony up and watch our stomachs grow three sizes that day.

How to Make Eggnog

Make this classic eggnog with whipped cream, egg yolk drink and a sprinkle of nutmeg on top for a delicious holiday indulgence.

Get Ready for Eggnog Withdrawal

The holiday season is winding down, and with it, our last chance to enjoy that one-of-a-kind smooth and creamy, bewitching concoction known as eggnog. But wait a minute, if eggnog is so good, what can't we enjoy it all year long? Well, as Slate reports, people won't buy it.

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Best-Ever Christmas Punch + 8 Great Eggnog Recipes

Eggnog is such a holiday staple. But if you're feeling a little been there-done that about whipping up another batch of the same old-same old again this year, well then, by all means, don't-don't. Here's a better idea: Make this gorgeous Peppermint-Eggnog Punch instead, set it out on the holiday table -- either for the big Christmas party or the New Year's shindig -- and watch everybody go crazy.

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