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Ask Adam: Will the Raw Egg in Eggnog Make Me Sick?

Ask Adam: Will the Raw Egg in Eggnog Make Me Sick?

Are there really raw eggs in eggnog? Am I going to get sick drinking this drink? If you’re buying eggnog in the store and simply adding your own alcohol, or if you’re drinking it sans booze, it’s completely safe to drink; it’s already been pasteurized. But if you’re making the drink from scratch, you’re going to need […]

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Why Is There An Egg White In My Cocktail?

Why Is There An Egg White In My Cocktail?

It’s not easy to achieve richness in a cocktail without piling on the calories. Most “rich” drinks tend to include stuff like coconut cream — if you like walks in the rain — or half and half, which explains why The Dude tended to opt for a loose-fitting bathrobe over well-tailored pants.

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Weird Cocktail Ingredient: Eggs

Weird Cocktail Ingredient: Eggs

I know Easter has passed, but that doesn’t stop eggs from being awesome, especially in your cocktails. Eggs are a wonderfully versatile drink ingredient, and flips are the class of cocktail that include them. Originally, flips consisted of beer, rum, sugar, and were heated with an iron, causing the drinks to gain a frothy consistency. […]

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