Today I start my Christmas in July fun!
You might say No too early but it’s never too early to plan ahead, I am sharing some family recipes & stories ,Books and more to get you in the Holiday mood. And yes -its in the 90’s today in South Louisiana.
My Dad has a very big close family on Christmas Eve the family gets together and Drinks Eggnog & share family time. Until everyone is ready to go home and get ready for Santa.
Up first My Dad family Eggnog:
- 1 quart milk
- 5 egg yolks
- 1/3 C sugar
- 1/4 t salt
- 3 Egg whites
- 3 T Sugar
- 1/2 C Bourbon ( or more)
- Grated Nutmeg for topping Eggnog
Scald milk. Beat egg yolks with 1/2 C sugar ,add salt & milk. Return to Heat & let thicken.
Beat egg whites with 3 T sugar until fluffy. Blend in with hot milk. Add bourbon. Garnish with Nutmeg . Lisa