A recipe for photogenic food #2 Bruschetta for Christmas

07.December.2016 | FEATURES / FOOD

The cooking series #2 by Arisa Shirai, a cooking specialist. She has produced “the Photogenic Food”! She introduced “Bruschetta for Christmas”. Check it up♪


“Bruschetta of Santa Claus & Christmas Tree”

■Yield: 3 servings 


  • Ÿ   80grams of sour cream
  • Ÿ   12 cherry tomatoes
  • Ÿ   3 black olives
  • Ÿ   A pinch of salt
  • Ÿ   A pinch of pepper
  • Ÿ   1 Tbsp. Olive oil
  • Ÿ   1 Tbsp. Vinegar of white wine
  • Ÿ   1.5 tsp. Honey
  • Ÿ   3 slices of Baguette

: Blending these seasonings together


How to prepare

    Cut the all cherry tomatoes in half, and put into the

    Spread the sour cream on the baguette (Only on the part of Santa Claus’s beard and hats)

    Put the tomatoes at the part of hats

    Put the black olives at the part of eyes

    Cut the tomatoes more, and put it at the part of Santa Claus’s nose


    Make a ball of sour cream and put it on the top of hats



“Bruschetta of Avocado Tree”


  • Ÿ   1/10 yellow bell peepers
  • Ÿ   1/10 red bell peppers
  • Ÿ   1/2 avocadoes
  • Ÿ   A piece of bread you like
  • Ÿ   5 grams of the crust
  • Ÿ   5 grams of mayonnaise
  • Ÿ   A slice of ham
  • Ÿ   1/2 slices of cheddar cheese
  • Ÿ   A larger diameter straw (using as cutter)
  • Ÿ   A toothpick


■How to make

    Cut the avocado lengthwise in half and peal the 1/2 avocado (use only 1/2)

    Cut the avocado in the shape of triangle and slice by 3mm from the bottom to the top of the avocado

    Push the avocado lightly and slide it like a sector

    Spread the mayonnaise and on the bread

    Cut the crust in square (1.5×2 cm) and put it at the part of tree’s body

    Mold the ham, yellowred bell peppers by the straw (3 each) and topping

    Hollow the cheddar cheese in the shape of the star and put it on the tree



They are definitely kawaii♪ Please make these bruschetta and take a picture. Be sure to post to your SNS!


■Arisa Shirai

She is a visual food creator and Kyaraben Bento Cookies.She aims at making good-looking, tasty and heart-warming dishes.

・Blog(only in Japanese):http://s.ameblo.jp/arinko0917

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