What’s For Dinner?
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Drink: Cocktail hour
Need some nog to numb your noodle this fall? Who needs to wait until Christmas? Start stirring now. Think how much more tolerable your in-laws will seem if you've stirred up a batch for everyone. This is just right for the holidays, since it's got a pumpkin punch.
Made with first press cane juice, 10 Cane rum can be enjoyed neat, on the rocks, or mixed with soda or tonic. Their mixologists came up with this special nog that's perfect for a party -- it serves 15.
Hands on time: 15 minutes Total time: 15 minutes Serves: 15
12 eggs, separated (6 ounces of pasteurized yolks and 12 ounces of pasteurized whites can be substituted for fresh eggs)
1 cup superfine sugar (see note)
5 cups whole milk
1 750 ml bottle of rum
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 cup pumpkin puree
Fresh grated nutmeg
Dollop of whipped cream, if desired
To make superfine sugar, place granulated sugar in a food processor and process until fine.