Saturday, March 27, 2010

Bento #27 - Spring flowers bento

I am very pleased with today's bento ^_^ I was actually looking for a nice bunny pattern but came across these spring flowers instead, so I decided to use those :)

The bento contains a creamy risotto with mushrooms, peas and zucchini. On top of that I arranged the flowers which are made from beans, cheese and a baby corn center. A close up below :)

I cut the flower shapes out of paper and lay that on top of the cheese, cutting it out with a toothpick. Since I am a really slow worker this bento took me about 45 minutes to make.

In the other tier we have the rest of the baby corn & cucumber hidden underneath sakura apples and some Polish dumplings that hold potato and cottage cheese.

8 comments:

  1. Really cute flowers! They look like narcissuses?
    Great idea to use baby corns for the flower's center.
    The Polish dumplings sound so good!

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  2. Looks very pretty AND tasty! well done :D

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  3. They are narcissuses, yes :) But I didnt know the English word for it ^^;

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  4. Beautiful flowers! Now let the sun shne!!

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  5. Yummy looking lunch - your flowers look really nice!

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  6. Cynni! Wat prachtig! En die narcissen! WOW!

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