1. You know that the holidays have arrived when you see eggnog return to the shelves.

2. You know this to be true, and you love it anyway.

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3. Eggnog is the juice that really gets the party going.

4. It’s a drink that is infinitely customizable, starting with the topping: cinnamon or nutmeg.

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5. It mixes well with your favorite rum for a spicy drink that will get grandma to spill all the family secrets.

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6. And if you’d rather forget all of your holiday memories, you can mix it with Fireball.

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7. And as everyone knows, a spiked eggnog is the perfect way to warm up before holiday caroling.

8. And it’s just as good out of the carton as it is in a cocktail.

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9. Eggnog lattes will revive you from the dead, then slay you all over again with their greatness.

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10. You know that eggnog is perfectly acceptable anytime, anywhere.

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11. It’s pretty easy to make, and makes a fantastic cooking ingredient.

12. You can use it to create magnificent eggnog French toast…

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Recipe here.

13. …or freeze into seasonal ice cream.

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14. It’s the perfect beverage to accompany an intimate gift-wrapping session.

15. The scent of a spiced glass of eggnog is so wonderful you want it to follow you wherever you go.

16. Even animals can sense its greatness.

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17. It’s the perfect drink to share with friends and family.

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18. Or…lovers.

19. Because eggnog has an unexplained magic that makes the holidays complete.

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