Egg nog

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New O&H Bakery holiday kringle unveiled today

Published Dec. 2, 2019

Kringle fans rejoice! The new holiday flavor debut arrives today from O&H Danish Bakery. And at the same time, last year's gem - egg nog kringle - is back, too.

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LOOK: 5 easy-to-make and very Wisconsin holiday cocktails

Published Dec. 22, 2017

It might be tempting to concoct unique holiday cocktails, but mixmaster extraordinaires recommend otherwise. Remember, classics are classics for a reason. Check out this short video featuring Andy Braun from Drink Wisconsinbly Pub.

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A holiday black and tan

Published Dec. 22, 2013

I think I may have invented a new holiday quaff a couple years ago. While I can't guarantee someone hadn't already come up with this, I discovered it for myself two years ago and just had to share. I reprise my 2011 post here in case you've got a container of egg nog sitting in the fridge.

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8 things this Jew loves about Christmas

Published Dec. 2, 2013

I've never made a big secret about the fact that I'm not crazy about Christmas. As a Jewish person, I don't celebrate it, and growing up, it mostly served to remind me that I was different than my friends. Believe it or not, though, there are a few things I like about Christmas. As Hanukkah - the earliest one in a long, long time - wraps up, here are eight of my favorite:

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Take the Milwaukee challenge: Organic Valley vs. Sassy Cow egg nogs

Published Dec. 21, 2010

Love it or hate it, egg nog is a part of the holiday season. Mixed with booze or straight up -- or made into pancakes, we hear -- it's an awesome seasonal treat for some and a disgusting idea altogether for others. We decided that in the spirit of the season, we'd taste two Wisconsin-made egg nogs and pick our favorite.

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Egg nog=holiday

Published Dec. 26, 2006

Still, every time I see egg nog in the fridge I experience a confused mass of feelings. My instinct is to reach for it and have a nice cool glass of this thick, satisfying treat that says "Christmas" to me more than most anything else. But now I also feel a sort of guilty repulsion.