spider web bento

23 10 2009

bento 24the first in a series of halloween-themed bentos.

top half: egg-and-cheese wrapped asparagus tips, yellow wax beans, mini pepper, mini heirloom tomato, purple cauliflower, grape tomato, pickled radish quarters, and hot dog flowers with pea centers.  bottom tier: layer of spicy tofu covered by a thin layer of rice, with nori spider web.  plastic spiders, have to remember not to eat them!





musical egg bento

13 10 2009

bento 18

top left: bosc pear, red grapes, pomegranate seeds, granny smith apple, and purple potato flower. top right: japchae with carrot skewer. bottom left: hard boiled egg with nori music notes, peapods, and soy sauce bottle. bottom right: red grape tomatoes, purplish-green mini heirloom tomatoes, takuwan flowers, and pickled radishes made with awesome recipe from maki at just bento.





falafel bento

6 10 2009

bento 14

leftovers from last night’s dinner, takeout from tahini. top left: mini bosc pear, golden raspberries, strawberry. top right: spicy corn and carrot salads. bottom left: falafel balls with sweet potato and purple potato flower. bottom right: purple beans, yellow wax beans, heirloom tomato and beet salad.

[as seen on helium’s health and fitness zone]