Elevate your everyday lunch with colorful bento lunches. Discover our bento recipes and lunch box ideas such as chicken meatball bento, honey soy sauce chicken bento, egg salad sandwich and more. They are perfect for school or work.

3 easy bento boxes filled with delicious meals.
A ceramic bowl containing Japanese potato salad and cherry tomatoes.

Instant Pot Potato Salad ポテトサラダ (圧力鍋)

With pressure cooking, make tangy Instant Pot Japanese Potato Salad in a fraction of...
A white and blue Japanese dish containing Simmered Beef with Ginger (Shigureni).

Simmered Beef with Ginger (Shigureni) 牛肉のしぐれ煮

Sweet, salty, and intensely flavorful, this Simmered Beef with Ginger (Beef Shigureni) is a...
Yakisoba Pan (Yakisoba Dog) served in a baking tray.

Yakisoba Pan (Yakisoba Dog) – Midnight Diner Season 2 焼きそばパン

Savory Japanese stir-fried noodles stuffed in hot dog bun, Yakisoba Pan is the ultimate...
Plum rice balls on a light green plate served with nori seaweed.

Plum Rice Ball – Midnight Diner Season 2 小梅のおにぎり

Made with Japanese rice, chopped pickled plums, and sesame seeds, Plum Rice Balls or...
Futomaki (Maki Sushi) on a long white plate.

Futomaki 太巻き (Maki Sushi)

Futomaki or Maki Sushi is a traditional thick sushi roll with colorful ingredients perfect...
Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken) on a Japanese plate, served with Japanese mayo.

Karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken) (Video) 唐揚げ

Let’s make Japanese Karaage, some of the best fried chicken in the world! It’s...
All-Purpose Miso Meat Sauce (Niku Miso) over steamed rice.

All-Purpose Miso Meat Sauce (Niku Miso) 肉味噌

This easy Miso Meat Sauce (Niku Miso) is a great side dish to go...
Tamagoyaki and grated daikon on a black plate.

Tamagoyaki (Japanese Rolled Omelette) 玉子焼き

Tamagoyaki is sweet and savory Japanese Rolled Omelette flavored with dashi and enjoyed for...
Homemade instant miso soup in mason jars.

Homemade Instant Miso Soup 即席味噌汁

Meal prep Homemade Instant Miso Soup ahead of time and take it to your...
Carrot salad on a white plate with gray rim.

Easy Carrot Salad (Carottes Rapees) キャロットラペ

This Easy Carrot Salad or Carottes Râpées is a delicious side dish that you can make...
Spinach and Bean Sprout Namul in blue flower pattern dishes

Spinach Namul and Bean Sprout Namul ほうれん草ともやしのナムル

Korean Spinach Namul and Bean Sprout Namul are popular meal-prep seasoned vegetables in Japan...
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