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Sweet Recipes to Make with Eggnog for the Holidays

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Photo: Shashi/Runnin Srilankan

Eggnog might be an acquired taste or something you only enjoy in rum, but why not take advantage of this seasonal drink and use it up in differents ways? From baked goods to breakfast treats, eggnog can be used in recipes in versatile ways. To enjoy holiday cheer and flavors all month long, check out these great recipes. Plus, they’re a great way to use up any leftovers!


Eggnog Cardamom Cookies

If you love cardamom then these cookies from Shashi of Runnin Srilankan is just the recipe for you! Creating a cookie base made of brown rice flour and rolled oats, these are not only gluten free, but they burst with holiday flavors in every bite! Bake these up for a sweet treat to enjoy during the season!


Gluten Free Skinny Eggnog Cheesecakes

Sandi of Fearless Dining shares her seasonal dessert that is lighter on the calories and gluten free! Creating a crust with almond meal and cinnamon, Sandi makes her cheesecakes using spices, nog, vanilla paste, and greek cream cheese. Yum!


Cranberry Eggnog Scones

Whether looking to make a breakfast pastry or have a sweet bread on the table during the holiday season, these delicious scones from Liz of That Skinny Chick Can Bake are just the thing to bake up! Her decadent scones are sweet and full of cranberries- taste the holidays in every bite of these scones!


Eggnog Snickerdoodle Baked French Toast Casserole

Want a delicious and gluten free breakfast recipe? Then this holiday flavored baked french toast casserole from Taylor of Food Faith Fitness is right for you! Filled with gluten free bread, and seasonal spices, this is the perfect make ahead breakfast that the whole family will enjoy!


Eggnog Doughnuts

Joy of Joy’s Cozy Oven shares a sweet treat filled with holiday cheer! Her baked doughnut recipes is filled with nutmeg, cinnamon and vanilla, and then topped with a rum and eggnog glaze. Can you get more into the holiday spirit than with these? Bake these up to enjoy after your meal or even save some for Santa!


Eggnog Cinnamon Rolls

Love the hot, gooey, and sweet taste of freshly baked cinnamon rolls? Give them a holiday spin with this recipe from Ellen and Aimee, the mother daughter duo behind the blog Like Mother Like Daughter. Filled with holiday cheer this delicious recipe has nog not only in the dough but in the decadent glaze. Bake these up and make your home smell amazing!

What are your favorite ways to bake or cook with eggnog? Share with us in the comments below!

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  • Reply Liz December 22, 2016 at 7:20 pm

    Now I wish I had some more eggnog! Nice roundup!

    • Reply Hannah Bertiger December 22, 2016 at 11:38 pm

      We’re excited to stock up and make all these yummy recipes too Liz!

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