Tagged: bento

Economy Fried Beehoon Bento

Economy Fried Beehoon Bento

In many parts of Asia, population density is high and the available school buildings are limited. Hence, the same facility is shared by two separate sessions, morning and afternoon to allow twice the number...

Spam Musubi

Spam Musubi

A ubiquitous snack and lunch food in Hawaii comprising of a slice of Spam and a slab of rice wrapped together with nori or dried seaweed.

Wonton Bento

Wonton Bento

Wontons are a small Chinese dumplings with a thin dough wrapper and a meaty filling. They are commonly boiled and served in soup or sometimes deep fried. The soup version makes an elegant starter...

Steamed Kabocha Cake

Steamed Kabocha Cake

A tender steamed cake made with light and fluffy kabocha squash, raisins, and walnuts. It is delicious served with fresh fruits and green tea.

Simmered Kabocha Squash

Simmered Kabocha Squash

Simmered Kabocha Squash in soy sauce, dashi, and mirin is a simple side dish that may be eaten at room temperature. It is great for the lunchbox.

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Onigiri and Strawberry Salad Bento

The weekday mornings are always busy for me as I have to pack three lunches and prepare breakfast all at the same time. It is a little easier in the summer months when the...

Minced Pork Fried Rice

Minced Pork Fried Rice

Can’t go wrong with this tasty Minced Pork Fried Rice with cauliflower, carrots, zucchini, and green peas. It will soon be a favorite at your house.

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Meatballs and Rice Cake Bento

Meatballs and rice cakes are bento staples. These can be made in large quantities and kept frozen. When needed, they should be heated through and packed into the lunch boxes. I prefer to cut...

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Pancake and Rice Cake Bento

For today’s bento I packed some of the Chinese Savory Pancakes that I made yesterday. I made a little extra so that I have enough for the bentos. These pancakes, brown rice cakes, and...

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Tuna Sandwich and Molded Egg Bento

Happy Friday! We all look forward to the weekends and the excitement starts on Friday. The Ro-Ri boys seem a little more cheerful than usual. In place of the usual bento, I decided to...