Our Definitive List of the Best Store-Bought Eggnog

'Tis the season!

Keep in mind: Price and stock could change after publish date, and we may make money from these links.
December 15, 2020
Related To:
1175905631

1175905631

Fresh eggnog with cinnamon and nutmeg for christmas holiday with christmas decorations on wooden background..

Photo by: Inna Dodor

Inna Dodor

Eggnog can be one of those divisive holiday treats, but if you’re someone who likes it, chances are you really, really like it. That said, even the biggest eggnog fans aren’t keen on making a batch from scratch. Don’t worry, the store-bought options will certainly do. There are some truly delicious premade options available that you can pick up at your local grocery store this year. Below, we’ve rounded up our favorite store-bought eggnogs, and we think you’re going to want to try them all.

If you’re interested in spiking it, brandy is the most traditional spirit, but you can also use cognac, dark rum or bourbon. (Pro tip: since you’re mixing it with a flavorful concoction, don’t bother purchasing the top shelf liquor.) From there, go ahead and mix it in a one-part-spirit to five-parts-eggnog ratio. Get ready to deck the halls!

$3.99

This little eggnog comes in a 12-ounce bottle, making it perfect for a small group. It contains the classic flavors and is available at most Whole Foods Markets. Grab it the next time you pick up groceries.

Buy It
$5.49 $5
18% Off

Lucky for you, this eggnog is sold at most grocery stores across the country. Along with being organic, we love that this eggnog is packed with flavor. If you’re looking to bring your love of eggnog into your breakfast routine, the brand recommends enjoying in oatmeal, which we think sounds like an amazing holiday treat.

Buy It
$4.29 $4
16% Off

Don’t sleep on the Whole Foods branded eggnog. It’s super creamy and filled with cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves, making it truly taste like the holiday season.

Buy It
$6.39 $5
22% Off

For all of your dairy-free friends, this delicious option is the perfect solution. Made with almond milk, it still has all of the great spices that you know and associate with the classic stuff.

Buy It
$2.98

This eggnog is ultra-pasteurized, which means it’s thicker than other eggnogs. That being said, this makes it the perfect option for those hoping to mix their beverage with spirits.

Buy It
$8.99

This eggnog comes in powder form, so you can mix it in with milk or a milk substitute. For the best results, allow it to chill overnight. Some Amazon reviewers even say that they love a spoonful or two in their morning coffee.

Buy It
$4.99 $4
24% Off

If eggnog isn’t exactly where you want to spend all of your holiday calories, this low-fat option will fit your bill. Plus, the eggs, nutmeg and milk are all still completely organic.

Buy It
$3.90

This old classic just feels like Christmas, and it definitely tastes like it, too. They combine extra-creamy milk, sugared egg yolks and holiday spices to bring back your favorite eggnog flavor.

Buy It

Related Content:

Next Up

The Best Wedding Gifts Food Network Staffers Have Received

Sometimes the best gifts aren't on the registry.

The Best Presidents Day Sales We'll Be Shopping This Holiday Weekend

We've rounded up the best kitchenware sales for Presidents Day this year.

The 5 Best Store-Bought Hot Chocolate Mixes

Here's what you should be sippin' this winter.

The Pioneer Woman's Instant Pot Design Is a Fan-Favorite

Plus, this Instant Pot Lux is currently on sale!

Staffer Picks: The Best Store-Bought Dinner Rolls

We asked Food Network staffers which store-bought dinner rolls are their Thanksgiving go-to.

The Best Store-Bought Stuffings for Thanksgiving

Need to skip homemade this year? Go with one of these boxes.

The Best Kitchen Tools Our Editors Bought for Less Than $50

Stock up on Food Network editors' favorite kitchen tools.

The Best Utensil Sets for Every Kitchen

We've rounded up the best silicone, wood and stainless steel sets.

Related Pages