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Five Spots for Eggnog on National Eggnog Day

23:00 December 14, 2021
By: Burke Bischoff

Christmas is almost here, and what better way to celebrate the most festive time of the year than with a glass of eggnog? Popular in America and Canada during the holiday season, this creamy and eggy drink tastes even better with a little something "extra" thrown in. Whether it be rum, bourbon, or brandy, you're bound to right spirit for your nog here in New Orleans. So to celebrate Christmas Eve and National Eggnog Day on December 24, here are five local spots to get your eggnog fix.

Bar Tonique

Located on the edge of the French Quarter across from Armstrong Park, Bar Tonique is considered to be New Orleans' first free-standing craft cocktail bar. Opened in 2008, the bar's goal has been to serve great and carefully curated drinks to its patrons. So if you want to spend Christmas Eve out of the house, Bar Tonique is the place to be. The eggnog is bound to be flowing! 820 N. Rampart St., 504-324-6045,

New Orleans Original Daiquiris

Few things scream "New Orleans" more than drive-thru frozen daiquiris. One of the most prolific spots for these treats is New Orleans Original Daiquiris, which can be most commonly found on the Westbank. Finding its start in 1983, this local chain has a number of different tasty daiquiris to choose from. For the holiday season, you know you have to grab their Eggnog Daiquiri. Multiple Locations,

Another Broken Egg Café

Launched in 1996, Another Broken Egg Café has brought its Southern-inspired breakfast and brunch flavors to multiple different states across America. With two locations in New Orleans and seven altogether in Louisiana, there are plenty of opportunities to check out their holiday menu. Not only do they have Lobster Benedict and Apple Fritter French Toast, they are also offering a Southern Bourbon Eggnog with cinnamon and nutmeg. Maybe you'd like to get the Eggnog & Gingerbread Waffle as well? Multiple Locations,

Big Easy Daiquiris

The good times certainly do roll at Big Easy Daiquiris! They have four locations in New Orleans' iconic French Quarter and offer pizza, beer, and Hurricanes alongside their daiquiris. Their pizza slices pair great with a cup of Eggnog Daiquiri. Feel the energy and revelry of the city while at Big Easy Daiquiris. Multiple Locations,

Whole Foods

Maybe you'd like to try and make your own eggnog for an upcoming holiday party? If so, you can get your ingredients at one of the three Whole Foods Markets in the Greater New Orleans area. Whole Foods has all you need, from milk, egg whites and yolk, and your favorite type of liquor to add. Don't forget to get some cinnamon or nutmeg! Multiple Locations,

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