Who has the best egg nog?

egg nog tasting lineupSince we're right in the middle of prime egg nog season, we figured it was a good time to recycle this post about taste testing locally-available eggnogs.

We remember being a little surprised by the results. There were a lot of good comments, too.


So it's not technically "egg" nog, but I was recently surprised to realize that Silk Soy Nog is a really nice alternative. It has a lighter texture, it's very, very tasty, and I didn't notice any weird soy flavor.

Probably not the best choice for serious aficio-nog-os, but a great option for vegans, lactose intolerant folks, or anyone who prefers a lighter egg nog or gets the heebie jeebies about drinking eggs.

I get the heebie jeebies about drinking soy milk



stewarts has the best egg nog, according to me. i was recently subjected to a different kind, and boy was that stuff watery. my love for all things stewarts goes on and on.

From what I hear, Meadow Brook Farms has the absolute ultimate eggnog. And they deliver.

My hubby swears by Hood. So much so, that he refuses to buy anything else. I'm not a huge connoisseur myself.

I've never understood buying store-bought eggnog because it's so easy to make at home with the simplest ingredients--eggs, cream, sugar, booze, a sprinkle of nutmeg. And you can customize it to suit your taste--bourbon, rum etc. and the degree of sweetness and richness you like.

(By the way, does the store-bought kind even have liquor in it? I'm guessing not or maybe some artificial flavor. How natural are these products?)

I'll vouch for the Meadow Brook Farms eggnog. It's delicious ---and the old school charm of the milk truck seems to add a certain something.

Ok, I am a bit behind the calendar in this discussion, but this year I tried Hood's flavored eggnogs that were sold in local Price Choppers. The sugar cookie and pumpkin were sooooo delicious..there is/was also a gingerbread and a cinnamon flavor, neither of which I got around to trying before Christmas was over and they were gone. Next year!

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