Strawberries and Cream Egg Nog

What would the holidays be without Egg Nog?  A little ginger ale and strawberry ice cream and you have a drink that will spice up any party.


1/4 cup sugar

1/2 cup cream

1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1/4 teaspoon ground cloves

6 large eggs, well beaten

3 quarts orange juice, chilled

1 quart ginger ale, chilled

2 cups fresh or frozen strawberries, sliced

1 quart strawberry ice cream

3/4 teaspoon nutmeg


In a medium bowl, beat sugar, cream and spices into eggs.  Stir in chilled orange juice.  Slowly pour ginger ale down the side of a large punch bowl.  Gently stir in the egg mixture and strawberries.  Drop scoops of ice cream into the Egg Nog and sprinkle with nutmeg.


Yield:  20 servings


Try variations of this recipe by substituting your favorite "berry" ice cream and fruit juices.

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