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Bourbon Eggnog

Bourbon Eggnog Cocktail. Spiked Eggnog with Bourbon Whiskey and garnished with cinnamon and nutmeg.

Spiked Bourbon Eggnog

Make your holidays even happier with a bourbon eggnog. Deck the halls and spike your eggnog with bourbon whiskey for a fa-la-la-la good time.

Is Eggnog and Whiskey a good combination? The answer is yes! A good 100 proof bourbon makes a great spiked eggnog.

Spiked Eggnog

Ingredients for Spiked Eggnog with Bourbon Whiskey

  • Store-bought eggnog or homemade eggnog.
  • Bourbon
  • Ground Cinnamon and/or Ground Nutmeg

For store-bought eggnog we recommend Southern Comfort Vanilla Spiced Eggnog.

Recommended Bourbons for Eggnog

  • Henry McKenna Bottled in Bond
  • Buffalo Trace
  • Weller Special Reserve
  • Your Favorite
Spiked Eggnog

How to Make A Bourbon Eggnog

Take a chilled glass and pour eggnog and bourbon. Stir until blended.

Next, add any or all the garnishes.

Photographed the bourbon eggnog is garnished with a cinnamon stick, ground cinnamon, and freshly grated nutmeg.

Bourbon Eggnog

Spiked Eggnog Variations

  • Add different liquor such as rye, brandy or rum.
  • Add ice to your cocktail.
  • Add as little or as much whiskey to taste.

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Bourbon Eggnog
4.5 from 6 votes

Bourbon Eggnog

Spiked Eggnog with Bourbon Whiskey and garnished with cinnamon and nutmeg.

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword bourbon cocktails
Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 211 kcal
Author Stephanie Jackson


  • 5 oz. store-bought eggnog
  • 1 oz. bourbon
  • 1 pinch ground cinnamon
  • 1 pinch ground nutmeg


  1. In a chilled glass add eggnog and bourbon then stir.

  2. Sprinkle the top with ground cinnamon and nutmeg. Serve.

Recipe Notes

Spiked Bourbon Eggnog

  1. Add ice to your cocktail to keep it cold. 
  2. Our favorite eggnog is Southern Comfort Vanilla Spiced Eggnog. 
  3. Add more or less bourbon to taste. 
Nutrition Facts
Bourbon Eggnog
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 211 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Fat 7g11%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Protein 7g14%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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