Alton Brown's Egg Nog Recipe Recipe

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Submitted by ixalarx

Makes 6 servings



See http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/alton-brown/eggnog-recipe2/index.html

Recipe Ingredients for Alton Brown's Egg Nog Recipe

4 egg yolks
1/3 cup sugar, plus 1 tablespoon
1 pint whole milk
1 cup heavy cream
3 fl oz bourbon
1 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
4 egg whites

Recipe Directions for Alton Brown's Egg Nog Recipe

  1. In the bowl of a stand mixer, beat the egg yolks until they lighten in color. Gradually add the 1/3 cup sugar and continue to beat until it is completely dissolved. Add the milk, cream, bourbon and nutmeg and stir to combine.

  2. Place the egg whites in the bowl of a stand mixer and beat to soft peaks. With the mixer still running gradually add the 1 tablespoon of sugar and beat until stiff peaks form.

  3. Whisk the egg whites into the mixture. Chill and serve.

  4. Cook's Note: For cooked eggnog, follow procedure below.

  5. In the bowl of a stand mixer, beat the egg yolks until they lighten in color. Gradually add the 1/3 cup sugar and continue to beat until it is completely dissolved. Set aside.

  6. In a medium saucepan, over high heat, combine the milk, heavy cream and nutmeg and bring just to a boil, stirring occasionally. Remove from the heat and gradually temper the hot mixture into the egg and sugar mixture. Then return everything to the pot and cook until the mixture reaches 160 degrees F. Remove from the heat, stir in the bourbon, pour into a medium mixing bowl, and set in the refrigerator to chill.

  7. In a medium mixing bowl, beat the egg whites to soft peaks. With the mixer running gradually add the 1 tablespoon of sugar and beat until stiff peaks form. Whisk the egg whites into the chilled mixture.

Categories

Dessert, Christmas, No Cook, Simmer

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 158.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
240
Calories from Fat
119
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.2g
20%
Saturated Fat
7.3g
36%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
175mg
58%
Sodium
82mg
3%
Potassium
179mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
16.0g
5%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Sugars
15.7g
Protein
7.2g
Vitamin A 11% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 12% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in cholesterol
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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