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Mr. Chestnut Seaweed Maki for Character Bentos

Mr. Chestnut Seaweed Maki for Character Bentos

It's simple to make this seaweed roll character, Mr. Chestnut.

Ingredients: aproximately one roll

Hot cooked white rice
as much as you like
●Mentsuyu or other preferred sauce
as much as you like
Nori seaweed
to taste
White sesame seeds
to taste
Cheese
a bit
Ketchup
to taste

Steps

1. Mix the ● ingredients with rice and wrap the seaweed around in the shape of a chestnut.
2. Wrap white rice around the seaweed.
3. Seal the edges into a round shape, then wrap another piece of seaweed around the rice.
4. For the face parts, use seaweed and cheese for the eyes, cut seaweed for the mouth, ketchup for the cheeks, and white sesame seeds for the chestnut base.
5. Cut the seaweed roll, and place the face parts on top.

Story Behind this Recipe

I wanted to try making futomaki.