Eggnog from 1895

Eggnog from 1895
Eggnog recipe from B. Dylan Hollis TikTok channel. Taken from an 1895 cookbook
Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Holiday
  • 5 Eggs
  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • 2 Cups Whole Milk
  • 1 Cup Heavy Cream
  • 4 Cloves
  • 1 Tbs Cinnamon
  1. Add 5 egg yolks (save the whites for later) to a mixing bowl
  2. Mix in 1 cup sugar until smooth
  3. Add milk and heavy cream to a cauldron (or sauce pan if you don't have a cauldron) stir in 4 whole cloves and cinnamon.
  4. Scald the milk then use about half the milk mixture to temper the eggs.
  5. Add the eggs back into the rest of the milk mixture and heat over low heat until thick.
  6. Strain the mixture to remove the cloves and allow to cool slightly.
  7. Whip 5 egg whites to stiff peaks with nutmeg and vanilla to taste
  8. Stir the egg white mixture into the egg and milk mixture.
  9. You can return to heat if you're not comfortable with uncooked egg whites.
  10. Refrigerate until ready to use.
  11. Top with more nutmeg and add rum if desired.


Checkout the original video here: B Dylan Hollis – 1895 Eggnog Recipe

Greg’s Nog


Greg's Nog
Quick and simple single serving of egg nog from Greg at the How to DrinkYouTube channel.
Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Holiday
  • ½ oz (15ml) - Simple Syrup
  • ½ oz (15ml) - Luxardo Maraschino
  • 2 oz (60ml) - Bourbon
  • 1 whole egg
  1. Combine all of the ingredients in a shaker
  2. Dry shake to mix
  3. Add ice and shake again to chill
  4. Strain into glass
  5. Top with whole milk (or milk of your choice)
  6. Grate some nutmeg and orange zest over the top
  7. Serve