On the 1st of March I will undergo my annual check up and the Missus wants me (and later too!) to be in proper health when the doctor will play with figures found in my body and blood!
You can expect the same until then, and maybe unfortunately for me, beyond!
She steamed plain rice and mix it later with chopped parsley for color and ingredient balance. She filled about half of the box with it.
She then flattened and fried chicken sasami/breast filets with cheese inside in olive oil and seasoned them with tomato sauce for a beautiful red color. It might be lighter in calories than usual but the design is as important as ever!
She added the final touch with sliced black olives and salad beans.
As for vegetables, she placed boiled broccoli seasoned with crushed peanuts and boiled carrot (she indulged in some typical bento design there!) on a bed of finely chopped vegetables (not visible on the pictures).
Very simple indeed, but beautiful and very tasty!
But I ought to be careful about such comments lest the Missus further diminish the contents!
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8 thoughts on “Today’s Bento/Lunch Box (12/09): Diet Bento!”
Another wonderful bento from your wife!! I love looking at your wife’s creations, she’s such a great cook :)!!
An article on haow to conceive a bento coming!
Looks scrummy as usual!
I made an attempt at Omurice, let me know what you think lol!!!
Going there right away!
I want to be fed with this diet! Now and forever. And I could stand to open my properly filled box instead of filling boxes day by day 😉
Well, I just looked at your bento, especially the last one! They seem very well-balanced to me!
Looks scrumptious nonetheless. I am substitute teaching at a school, and they only serve meat!! No veggies at all, except coleslaw!! LOL
And coleslow is not even healthy as it contains so much salt!
Sorry to make you hungry!