All posts tagged: advocaat

Grandad’s Gingerbread Eggnog

It’s not very often that we talk about booze on Cate in the Kitchen. Not often enough at all, actually, now that I think about it. I dabbled in a few cocktail recipes when I first kicked off the blog in 2014 but since then alcohol has had almost no mention on my corner of the Internet. I feel like Christmas is a very good time to get back into the swing of having virtual drinks together every now and then, what do you think? We’re doing it anyway, whether you like it or not, we’re starting here. This post is my entry into¬†Aldi’s Christmas Cocktail Challenge, myself and a few other bloggers are putting forward a festive cocktail creation to be judged by an actual proper drinks expert. So, no pressure, right? I surprised myself with how quickly I decided on my cocktail ingredients. I had to use advocaat, I mean there just wasn’t choice involved, it’s my Christmas alcohol obsession. Despite being too creamy and too sweet and too sickly, I find it …