egg nog

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • egg nog A drink make from eggs beaten with milk, cream, and sugar, often spiked with rum or other alcoholic liquor, and sometimes seasoned with cinnamon; usually spelled eggnog. It is a traditional drink served at social gatherings during the Christmas season.
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Usage

In literature:

Egg-nog for Miss Louise.
"The Circular Staircase" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
He'd been momentarily expecting her to offer him an egg-nog.
"The Real Adventure" by Henry Kitchell Webster
We'll have a roast turkey and mince pie and egg-nog and apple toddy, my dear, and make a night of it, once in a way!
"Ishmael" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
We made about ten gallons of egg-nog for the occasion; we used about six dozen eggs.
"Memories" by Fannie A. (Mrs.) Beers
Did she give him egg-nogs?
"Gigolo" by Edna Ferber
We celebrated Christmas by having a big dance and egg-nog for ever' body.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
I conferred with him concerning the advisability of an egg-nog.
"Cobb's Bill-of-Fare" by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
He drank a few prescriptions of egg nog, and then took a paper bag full of selects and started for home.
"Peck's Sunshine Being a Collection of Articles Written for Peck's Sun, Milwaukee, Wis. - 1882" by George W. Peck
But the center of the entertainment is a prodigious egg-nog that rises from the dining table.
"Chimney-Pot Papers" by Charles S. Brooks
Then Ah'd like to know where that Sydney is with that egg-nog.
"A Tar-Heel Baron" by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
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In news:

They posted the video online, and it's called the " Deviled Egg nog Mixmas.".
Brings back family memories of tipsy aunts and sneaking egg nog under the table — memories that really make the holiday season special.
Egg nog and 'Valkyrie:' quite a combination.
There's a new Santa in Christmas City, but this one comes without the fake snow, ersatz reindeer and calorie-laden egg nog.
Egg Nog at some locations.
Southpaw's Tugboat Egg Nog, photographed in Walnut Creek, Calif, on Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012.
Egg yolks Cholesterol-laden home recipes for nog call for six to 12 eggs per quart of milk.
The Least Normal Things About 'The New Normal': Egg Nog Edition.
Smith's secret to perfect moonshine egg nog.
Let's Make a Meal: Egg Nog & Parmesan Pinwheel hors d'oeuvre.
Sun Liquor Egg Nog recipe.
What I mean is, our home became sort of a Christmas bubble (someone was drinking too much of the egg nog).
For some, it's an opportunity to load up on the rum balls, egg nog, and holiday cocktails.
Next to egg nog, this libation is a holiday tradition in many homes, Hot Buttered Rum .
Local Farmstead Creamery Flavors up the Holidays with Sassy Cow Creamery Egg Nog.
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