Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Already There

In two days we are flying out of town and will be taking a cruise of the Western Caribbean. So bentos and baking haven't exactly been the top things on my mind lately. Instead I have been thinking about food like this:

This:


And this:


In my head:


Therefore, in my lunch:

My favorite part is the palm tree (made of pea pods and beef brisket):

Here's the whole thing:

Bento # 96 contains:

  • beef brisket
  • pulled pork (under the beef)
  • grapes
  • white rice
  • pea pods
  • instant mashed potatoes colored with...
Thanks again, Mom and Dad, for the food coloring!

*cruise food photos by taminator, and cruise ship photo by nicolernorman

9 comments:

Mother Bliss said...

Lucky you! Hope you have a great trip!

Yvo said...

Hahaha you crack me up. That's an awesome bento. Too much trouble for me but I see you're leaning towards the real deal fancy schmancy food art stuff... :)

Lunch Buckets said...

What a great time of year for a vacation! Hope you have a wonderful time :)

Jade said...

Hi there! Interesting blog you have here. =) like the variety and cutie stuff you put into your bento set! Cool!

Myria said...

Looks like fun! Have a great trip! :)

Kyoryumama said...

Hello! This is the first time to visit your blog!
Here I found cutie bentos a lot!
I will visit again.

Enjoy your vacation!

Passionate baker...& beyond said...

Enjoy the caribbean my dear! What a creative bento this one is!!!Bento food art at its cruising best!!

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hikebikekayak said...

I think you must have left already - but you are going to love the Western Caribbean this time of year!