[Sca-cooks] Egg nog was New here Hello All!!

Johnna Holloway johnna at sitka.engin.umich.edu
Thu Nov 8 02:06:07 PST 2007

I was going strictly by the definition and the name "egg nog" of course.
I do own that volume of the Leeds Symposium material on "Liquid 
Given that people were applying a far more strict definition to teas and 
I felt that "egg nogs" as such would be the next link in this chain.


Stefan li Rous wrote:
> Whether egg nog is out of period, depends upon whether you are  
> talking about the use of the name of the drink as "egg nog" or  
> whether you are speaking of the drink itself. Your above use of the  
> OED really only covers the use of the name.
> This does however, give a useful definition for what is in, or what  
> an egg nog is. Egg nog may still be out-of-period if you use a strict  
> definition of the ingredients as given above, but that is still to be  
> decided.

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