Charaben Kumamon [Kumamoto Prefecture Mascot] Nori Bento

Charaben Kumamon [Kumamoto Prefecture Mascot] Nori Bento

You just need to stick everything on top. It's very easy!
Please try to give your Kumamon different expressions.

Ingredients: 1 serving

Plain cooked white rice
use as much as you like
Your favorite rice seasoning
as needed
Nori seaweed (for the face, eyes, nose, and mouth)
as needed
Cheese (for the mouth, eyebrows, eyes, and ears)
as needed
Imitation crab meat stick (for the cheeks)
as needed


1. These are the tools that I used.
2. Mix your favorite rice seasoning into rice. Place nori seaweed that was cut into the bento box shape on top. Stick on the facial features using mayonnaise as glue, and you're done.
3. Arrange nicely to make it look cute.

Story Behind this Recipe

When I was looking at a Kumamon towel, it started to look like a nori bento, so I came up with this recipe.