Amazingly Good Eggnog Recipe

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Amazingly Good Eggnog
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  • 4 cups milk
  • 5 whole cloves
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 1/2 cups light rum
  • 4 cups light cream
  • 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg


  1. Combine milk, cloves, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla, and cinnamon in a saucepan, and heat over lowest setting for 5 minutes. Slowly bring milk mixture to a boil.
  2. In a large bowl, combine egg yolks and sugar. Whisk together until fluffy. Whisk hot milk mixture slowly into the eggs. Pour mixture into saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly for 3 minutes, or until thick. Do not allow mixture to boil. Strain to remove cloves, and let cool for about an hour.
  3. Stir in rum, cream, 2 teaspoon vanilla, and nutmeg. Refrigerate overnight before serving.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 316.79 Kcal (1326 kJ)
Calories from fat 68.96 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7.66g 12%
Cholesterol 165.31mg 55%
Sodium 146.06mg 6%
Potassium 334.68mg 7%
Total Carbs 27.12g 9%
Sugars 26.19g 105%
Dietary Fiber 0.13g 1%
Protein 8.99g 18%
Iron 1.7mg 9%
Calcium 127.7mg 13%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 117.85 Kcal (493 kJ)
Calories from fat 25.65 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2.85g 12%
Cholesterol 61.5mg 55%
Sodium 54.33mg 6%
Potassium 124.5mg 7%
Total Carbs 10.09g 9%
Sugars 9.74g 105%
Dietary Fiber 0.05g 1%
Protein 3.34g 18%
Iron 0.6mg 9%
Calcium 47.5mg 13%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 6.9
  • 6

Good Points

  • low fat,
  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium

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