Split the warm rice into 2 parts and mix 1 part with yellow decofuri and 1 part with blue decofuri.
Using both colours of rice, form a sack-shape (there should be slightly more yellow than blue.) If you line a cup with cling film and pack it with rice, then remove it still wrapped and correct the shape, it's easy.
Make the eyes out of nori seaweed and use a carrot or similar to make the mouth. Complete Funassyi by adding 2 edamame beans to make the leaf on his head.
Cutting out the center of Funassyi's eyes is quite fiddly so it might be easier to cut out the "U" shape and a circle and combine them.
You can put Funassyi in curry rice too (Recipe ID: 2197281).
How about some Funassyi Bread? (Recipe ID: 2430358) and (Recipe ID: 2429493)
Story Behind this Recipe
I wanted to make a character bento that would make grown-ups laugh, too. I thought that Funassyi would do the trick. I love him!
I think it's hard to get the face right. The eyes should be turned upwards, the mouth should be quite small and everything should be placed a little below the center of the face.