Halloween Rice Balls for Charaben

Halloween Rice Balls for Charaben

If you have the ingredients at hand, you can make this easily These Jack-o'-Lanterns takes no time at all.

Ingredients: 1 serving

Plain cooked rice
60 g
Toasted nori seaweed
1/4 sheet
Snacking kombu
As needed
Sliced cheese
As needed


1. Wrap the rice in plastic wrap and form it into an oval shape. Cover this with nori and wrap with plastic wrap once more to allow the nori to stick.
2. Remove the wrap and make 2 slits with a knife like in the picture. If you can keep the round shape it will look nice when finished.
3. Cut the kombu into a suitable size and insert it into the top of the rice ball.
4. Cut the Jack-o'-Lantern eyes and mouth out of cheese with a toothpick (use a cookie cutter if you have one).
5. Position the facial s on the rice ball and it's done.

Story Behind this Recipe

I wanted to make simple Jack-o'-Lantern rice balls.