Bento Box Recipes

Bento Box Recipes & Ideas

Japanese bento recipes are a healthy alternative for serving balanced and healthy meals at home. Find a range of traditionally made bento box recipes and ideas including Onigiri Balls, Japanese Tamagoyaki, quick & easy side dishes, Veggie Dumpling, Beef Teriyaki, Osaka Okonomiyaki and the most popular Chicken Teriyaki Bento Recipe.

Tsukune Recipe, Japanese Meatbalsl

Irresistible Tsukune Recipe, Traditional Japanese Meatball

This Tsukune recipe (Japanese meatballs) is typically made with ground chicken or pork. They’re grilled with a sweet, sticky, tangy sauce that makes them totally irresistible. Packed with flavor and incredibly moist and tender, you will love serving these for a weeknight dinner or a party appetiser. The meatballs are sometimes boile...

Japanese Tonkatsu Recipe

Tonkatsu Recipe (Japanese Pork Cutlet Bento Recipe)

For all those new to Japanese food, the term ‘Tonkatsu’refers to a crunchy deep fried pork cutlet made the Japanese way. The cutlet is coated with special bread crumbs, covered with Tonkatsu sauce and served on a bowl of hot steamed rice alongside shredded pieces of cabbage. The term ‘Katsu’ is an abbreviated form of katsuretsu whic...

Japanese Okonomiyaki Recipe

Okonomiyaki Recipe for Bento

Experience the delicious delicacies of Japan with this customisable Okonomiyaki recipe. The Japanese savoury pancake is easy to make at home, full of authentic flavours and textures, sure to be a family favourite. Okonomiyaki お好み焼き translates to ‘grilled as you like it’. It's iconic street food in Osaka, Japan that was adopted durin...