Today’s Lunch Box/Bento (’10/78): Back To Work Bento

Today was certainly back to work after a great Sunday spent playing cricket away from the computers for a ful day!

Today’s bento was also very much a classic bento.
The Missus steamed plain rice and filled one box with two layers of it separated with seaweed, a very popular way to remind the taste of a seaweed wrapped musubi.

She added home-pickled renkon/lotus roots with black sesame seeds, gobo/burdock root and carrot salad in gomadare/sesame sauce, and the last the mukago/yam nuts from my nighbor’s garden she had deep-fried beforehand.

The garnish was also a classic in two separate parts.

Karaage chicken/deep-fried chicken, Japanese-style, and friedsweet ptatoes with lettuce and lime for seasoning and more vitamins.

Salad of home-pickled cucumber, carrt, pepper and daikon.
Dessert consisted of apples stewed in roselle (hibiscus) jam I had made following a visit at a local farm.

A solid and tasty bento!

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4 thoughts on “Today’s Lunch Box/Bento (’10/78): Back To Work Bento”

    1. Dear Stella!
      I wonder about the Missus’ love!LOL
      She is always nagging and grumbling!
      But I gladly admit that her box lunches are great!
      Best regards,


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