10 Best Bento box of 2018

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Bento box guide

Bento box – for eating outside

How important it is to eat healthy and varied, the youngest learn today already in kindergarten. But if you look at what some children have gotten from their mothers or fathers as a snack on the way, you might think that some parents would do a little tuition in terms of school breakfast well. That it is much better, prove Japanese mothers and parents. It is said that many Japanese women would wake up early to prepare the meals their children should take to school. Boring snack bread has no chance in the secret competition of Japanese pattern mothers! Almost everyone wants to conjure their favorite the most beautiful snack on which all classmates are a little jealous. Some even see the results of their laborious work as a kind of love letters to their sons and daughters. The little ones should know that their mother loves her and is waiting for her at home.

It goes without saying that these treats are not simply wrapped in a piece of paper. The many small snacks are all in one Bento box stowed. Bento is a special, very artful way to serve food that has a long tradition in Japan. Bento is a solid box divided into small compartments. There is space for a food in each compartment. This can be raw, cooked or pickled vegetables and appetizing meat or fish snacks are also welcome in Bento.

A box with a long history

Bento has a long tradition that goes back centuries. Presumably, fishermen and farm workers came up with the idea of ​​packing the break meal so practically for the long working days. As separation sections of Baumbusröhrchen were used at that time. They made sure that the individual dishes did not mix with each other. In addition, the bamboo wood made sure that the food stayed fresh longer and did not spoil.

The tradition has been continued, but today also have the Bento box the plastics moved in. Many Japanese have a stable, high quality Bento box They take them to the factory or office every day. Usually it is the wives or men who are responsible for filling the boxes. If it lacks the time to prepare, that’s no problem in Japan. Many stores offer stuffed bento boxes. A special role plays the Bento box on Japanese train stations. There is almost always a wide choice and many cities have their own specialties. The offer is gladly accepted by the travelers, because the food is healthy, varied and tasty.

Boxing, which also find enthusiastic lovers in Germany

In recent years, the Bento box also arrived in Europe. The Japanese food culture is gaining more and more lovers and luckily you can refer to the pretty and practical boxes either directly from Japan or a German dealer. Original Japanese is the bento box „Fuku Usagi“. Although at first glance it looks small and dainty, there is surprisingly a lot of tasty space in the small compartments. The box is available in different versions. Many pretty colors and patterns are available. Practical for safe transport is the matching bag, which is firmly closed with a color-coordinated cord.

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