Nutrient Rich Date Rice Pudding

Soak 20 pitted dates in 3.5 cups of water overnight.  Peels will easily come off or float to the top, take out meat and set aside (paste), use date water to soak rice.

Soak 2 cups of white or brown rice in 3.5 cups of water or date water overnight

Bring rice and water mixture to a boil with pan covered, turning to a simmer until rice is cooked. (20-40 minutes).

In large mixing bowl, add cooked rice

1 Cup of Raw Milk or Coconut Milk

2 Eggs + 1 egg yolk

3/4 Cup of Date Paste

3 tablespoons maple syrup

1 Tsp Vanilla

2 Tsp Cinnamon

Pour into a greased baking dish and bake at 350 for 45-50 minutes