Green Bean and Chikuwa Namul

Green Bean and Chikuwa Namul

A quick bento recipe or side dish you can quickly prepare.

Ingredients: 1 serving

Frozen green beans
☆ Soy sauce
1/2 teaspoon plus
☆ Sugar
a pinch (a small amount)
☆ Salt
a tiny pinch
☆ Sesame oil
3 drops (just a little)
White sesame seeds
A small amount


1. Microwave the frozen green beans for a minute at 500 W. Cut the chikuwa in half, then slice.
2. When the green beans have cooled down, drain them well and combine with the chikuwa and ☆ ingredients. Sprinkle on some sesame seeds and it's done.
3. Put into a bento cup and tuck into a bento.

Story Behind this Recipe

I thought up this recipe when I wanted to add color to my usual bento. I used chikuwa I had in the refrigerator, and frozen green beans.