The Art Of Packing Bento Boxes
I was skimming the web and somehow came upon a site detailing the history and culture behind Japanese bento boxes.
Japanese people attach great importance to the appearance of their food. Part of the fun of making a box lunch is creating a visually appealing arrangement that will whet the appetite.
The site had a few interesting pictures of these meals, but I came across another site that had even more interesting pics, such as this one:
Do you eat it or do you sit there and admire the effort put into these presentations? These are just leftovers, too.
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