1 Partridge in a Pear Tree Bento


I decided to make 12 bentos to represent each of the gifts from the 12 Days of Christmas song. Today is the first day because I want to end on Christmas day. This one turned out sparse and modern looking but I promise that some of them will be cute.

Container: EasyLunchBoxes

Vegetable: Broccoli

Fruit: Seckel pear

Snack: Pretzel sticks

Partridge: French bread with almond slivers, served with homemade cranberry cream cheese

Cranberry Cream Cheese in Mini Dipper


I enjoy seeing different interpretations of the same theme. My friend Kristie from beneficial bento is also posting 12 days of Christmas bentos this year.

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8 Responses to 1 Partridge in a Pear Tree Bento

  1. mtetar says:

    Very creative idea! Thanks for sharing. Mtetar

  2. Gail says:

    I like it! Broccoli *tree*, pretzel *sticks*… theme bentos can be so full of visual puns! Nice partridge bread — that had to be difficult. (First I thought you might be using poultry of some kind)

  3. Eric says:

    Looks great and love how you do so much with your french bread

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