Ham and lettuce roll bento

Sep 26, 2009 2 Comments

I wanted to do a simpler bento for today, no piggy quail or cut animal sausages, with very little decoration on it. I found this simple but very nice way to prepare ham and lettuce that perfect for bento. I just need to put the lettuce on top of ham and rolled them over, and […]

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Yellow piggy meatball bento

Sep 23, 2009 No Comments

I didn’t have too much time preparing for my bento so I just used a couple of meatballs and seafood tofu bought from Food Hall. I rarely bought processed meat other than sausages but I wanted to try them for a while, so here we go. Those meatballs and tofu melted very quick from freezer […]

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Chicken katsu bento

Sep 22, 2009 3 Comments

I decided to make bento with chicken katsu menu. Chicken katsu is arguably the most popular Japanese dish among Indonesian, and the staple menu in every restaurants that offer Japanese dishes. FYI, chicken is the main meat among Indonesian since moslems don’t eat pork (and 86% Indonesian are moslems according to Wikipedia) and chicken is […]

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Sausage king bento

Sep 17, 2009 2 Comments

Since my last lemon chicken was a failure, I really wanted to try that recipe again. So lemon chicken again for today. I had never used sausage before while there are so many sausage decorations that can be done with bento that I would like to try, so it’s sausage time also. The problem with […]

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Pastei pie Lady bento

Sep 16, 2009 1 Comment

Another breakfast bento, I had this pastei pies and decided to make a bento with it. Pastei pie is one of many Dutch culinary recipes that very popular among Indonesian (we call it ‘pastel’ and they can be bought in every traditional markets and most modern pastry stores). Essentially pastei is a pie with vegetables, […]

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