How to Make Brooklyn Egg Cream at Home

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Julbi Pandoh
Julbi is a Punjab native who enjoys nothing better than making something special from a bunch of ingredients for her husband and daughter. This is what she loves to do and no one can deny the fact how much a Punjabi loves food. And we can see that in Julbi’s enthusiasm for food.

A good drink can may your day like any good meal. We all prefer to have a drink with our meals when we head out to some restaurant. Or even want to slurp them without meals. So why not prepare a good drink at home itself. I decided to share a drink recipe today. To make your meals taste great with a good light drink. The drink I decided to share with you is Brooklyn Egg Cream.

Many of you must be confused by its name; wondering does this drink comprises an egg as one of its ingredients. Well, no. It is just the name given to the drink because of the foam it has. The foam appears like the beaten egg whites. Hence, naming it Brooklyn Egg Cream. It is a sweet, light and bubbly drink. You can enjoy this drink anytime.

Just take a note of the glasses you are consuming as this drink is a high-calorie drink. This is a traditional drink in Brooklyn since the 1920s and is termed as Brooklyn’s official elixir. So make your drink and cherish its sweetness. Starting with the ingredients first, take a look and get started.

Ingredients for Brooklyn Egg Cream

  • ¼ cup Cold Whole Milk
  • 2 tbsp Cold Whole Milk
  • ¾ cup Plain Cold Seltzer
  • 3 tbsp Fox’s U-Bet Chocolate syrup

The ingredients you need to make this drink are readily accessible in any supermarket. It is a simple yet delicious drink. Let’s see the time you need to make this drink.

How Much Time It Will Take to Make Brooklyn Egg Cream?

Preparation TimeCooking Time Total Time
5 minutes5 minutes10 minutes

10 minutes! You must be wondering, is it possible? Well, you can count on me for this. You can make this drink in minutes. See the instructions below to know the procedure.

Steps to Make Brooklyn Egg Cream

Brooklyn Egg Cream recipe
  1. Take the glass in which you want to serve this drink. Add milk to it, followed by seltzer. Keep adding the seltzer until froth appears on top of the glass. 
  2. Now, pour the syrup into the center of the glass. Insert the back of the spoon in the center of the glass and stir the content using the back and forth motion.
  3. Make sure to stir in the bottom of the glass so that the foam goes not get dissolved.
  4. Your drink is ready to serve.

This drink is the easiest drink among the drinks that can be made in minutes. I would recommend you to serve it in a tall glass. This will make it more presentable and also help in making the drink within the glass itself.

Nutritional Breakdown of Brooklyn Egg Cream


How to Make Brooklyn Egg Cream at Home | Video

I have uploaded a video of the drink. This will help you know every detail of the drink. Do watch the video to ease the process. I also recommend you to check out other drinks in the Drinks section under the recipe tab. Try out other drinks well and share the reviews too. Cheers!

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Making Brooklyn egg cream is an excellent idea for your guests’ surprise visit. Do try this drink and share your experience with us. It will be a great experience reading your reviews about how you decided to make this drink and who all liked it.

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