Skip Nav
Calorie Breakdowns
The Beer Brands to Reach For When You're Watching Your Weight
Personal Essay
I May Never Be Skinny, but Weight Watchers Keeps Me Healthy
Fitness Gear
Set Your Alarms! It's T-Minus 2 Days to a Highly Anticipated Nike Release

Low-Fat Eggnog Recipe

Try This Eggnog Cocktail With a Healthy Twist

Nothing says holiday happy hour like a classic eggnog cocktail. While this thick and frothy drink may be a holiday tradition, its heavy cream base offers nothing friendly to your waistline. For a lighter take on this creamy drink, we turned to Richard Blais, the winner of Bravo's Top Chef All-Stars. Blais lightened up this drink using protein-packed Greek yogurt instead of heavy cream. Finish with nutmeg, vanilla, and a pinch of cinnamon for a reduced-guilt drink that is just as decedent as it is delicious!


See the recipe when you read more.

Dannon Oikos Vanilla Greek Yogurt Eggnog

Dannon Oikos Vanilla Greek Yogurt Eggnog

Low-Fat Eggnog Recipe

Ingredients

  1. 4 cups low-fat milk
  2. 1 vanilla bean, split
  3. 6 cloves
  4. 1⁄2 tsp vanilla extract
  5. 1 tsp Saigon cinnamon
  6. 8 egg yolks
  7. 1 quart Dannon Oikos vanilla Greek nonfat yogurt
  8. 2 cups bourbon (optional)
  1. For the garnish:
  1. 1 tsp fresh grated nutmeg
  2. Powdered vanilla

Directions

  1. Heat mixture of low-fat milk, vanilla bean, cloves, vanilla extract, and Saigon cinnamon; simmer for 10 minutes. Set aside.
  2. Whisk the egg yolks, then whisk into the warm milk mixture.
  3. Let this steep and cool, then strain.
  4. Add remaining ingredients to this cool mixture.
  5. Finish with a nice shaving of nutmeg, vanilla, and even more cinnamon if you wish!

Makes 12 7-ounce servings (with bourbon) or 12 5-ounce servings (without).

Calorie count with bourbon:

Calorie count without bourbon:

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Drinking Bucket List For Couples
Golden Milk Turmeric Smoothie Recipe
Avocado Toast Toppings
Christmas at Harry Potter World
Roasted Chickpeas With Cumin and Za'atar
Kale Protein Smoothie
Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Recipe
Easy Peanut Butter Cookies
Boy Killed by a Drunk Driver on Christmas Morning
Latin Beer Cocktails Recipes

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Fitness
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds