Character Bento Meatball Makkuro Kurosuke

Character Bento Meatball Makkuro Kurosuke

You can make Makkuro Kurosuke simply by using store-bought meatballs. Using this method you can also make onigiri rice balls.


as many as you like
Sliced cheese
as needed
Nori seaweed
to taste
Uncooked spaghetti noodles
as needed


1. Use a round cutter to make eyes from the sliced cheese.
2. Use the uncooked spaghetti to fix them in place (hide the spaghetti under the seaweed parts).
3. Use a hole-puncher to punch holes in the seaweed and place them on the cheese and they're complete.
4. Totoro Recipe ID: 1714045

Story Behind this Recipe

I came up with these at the same time as my Totoro Charaben ("character bento").