Friday, 11 October 2013

Strawberry Phirni - Eid Al Adha Greetings ( The festival of Sacrifice)

As Eid Al Adha approaches,  most of us are planning to celebrate the festival with family and friends.To make this celebration more meaningful, it is important that we understand the true meaning of this sacred festival and the rituals associated with it.

Now coming to the Recipe :
Needed Ingredients:
Rice - 2 tbsp
Milk - half litre
sugar - 6 tbsp
cardamom powder - 1/4 tsp
fresh or frozen straw berries - 6
pistachio and almonds - each 6-8.

Steps to follow:
Rinse and soak the rice for 1 hour.Drain and paste the rice with little water.
Wash and finely slice the strawberries.

 Heat milk and bring to boil. Gradually stir in the rice paste, reduce heat, stirring continuously  or till the milk is well thickened.

 Add sugar and cardamom powder and continue to simmer till sugar dissloves and mixes well.Switch off the stove.
 Switch off the stove. Cool to room temperature.
 And stir in the chopped strawberries.
 Mix well.
 Soak pistachios and almonds in hot water for 5 minutes, peel and finely slice it.
 Pour the phirni in a bowl . Garnish with sliced almonds and pistachios and serve.

 Yummy strawberry phirni is ready to serve. Enjoy!

 Recipe Source : Chef .Sanjeev Kapoor's Khana Khazana.

I wish my friends in advance a healthy, happy and prosperous  Eid - Al- Adha. 
Will meet you after Eid Celebrations.


Subha Subramanian said...

Lovely phirni....Looks so good.


Sathya Priya said...

Phirni looks delicious dear .Thanks for visiting my space and for your woderful comments.DO visit often.

Ruxana Gafoor said...

Eid mubarak to u and your family in advance dear....phirni looks yummy

Happys Cook said...

yummy phirni.....awesome...

Babitha costa said...

yummy dessert

Sangeetha Priya said...

healthy phirni :-)

Priya Suresh said...

Very delightful,creamy and inviting firni akka..My Eid wishes to u..

Rafeeda AR said...

such yummy phirni... looks good...

Priya Anandakumar said...

super delicious phirni akka, lovely....

Nilu A said...

Very creamy and yummy phirni Asiya.. Would love to have chilled.. Please accept my belated Eid wishes dear :-)