Happy Dhanteras…

Dhanteras in itself says  “Dhan’ i.e. we all pray for wealth, health and prosperity in everyone’s life, wealth and prosperity will come with your good deeds, respecting elders, serving your family and friends and helping the needy and all these can be achieved when you give your precious time to god and prepare something that pleases goddess Laxmi, so datewithfood will help you in your effort of staying healthy and wealthy….. ready to go????

Phirni is rich creamy dessert prepared using rice and milk, both are relished by the goddess, so why not go on a date, Goddess, You and phirni….Enjoy the festival…

Cooking: 30 mins

Serves :4


  • 1 litre milk
  • 4 tbsp rice
  • 8 tbsp sugar
  • few strands of saffron
  • 3-4 cardamon
  • few almonds

Lets Get started:

  • Wash and soak rice for an hour.
  • After an hour again wash it and then keep in  a towel or absorbent paper and make it dry, now grind the rice by so that a coarse paste is ready (a very fine paste is not required).
  • In  a pan combine milk, grinded rice, sugar, saffron and cardamon powder, cook on a medium to slow flame for half an hour or till it reduces to less than half, stirring continuously.
  • Add chopped almonds.
  • Refrigerate for 45 mins and serve chilled.

Yipee!!!!!!!!! A yummy desert is ready to let you have an amazing Dhanteras and Diwali…..



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