Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

In Japan, there's a dish called "omurice" (オムライス). It's a type of omelette that is filled with rice. Kids, in particular, love it. There's a way to make this tasty meal cuter: add animal characters.

Here's what omurice looks like:

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

It's rice wrapped in an omelette with ketchup or a sauce.

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Gosh, I wish this was dinner tonight.

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Sometimes, people write nice things on omurice.

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Sometimes, not so nice. ("Shine" or 死ね means "die.") But sometimes, people make omurice with animals or animal characters. Not real animals, mind you. Though if you wanna get technical, eggs are real animals.

Yesterday on Twitter, user Yanagikota uploaded the above Corgi rice omulette (top image). Darling, isn't it?

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

A while back, it was a bit of a thing among some folks in Japan to make omurice with Rilakkuma as well as other characters and other animals. The eggs become a blanket or even a kotatsu.

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Animal Omelettes Make Mealtime Adorable

Too cute to eat!

今日の夕飯はコーギーオムライスです [Yanagikota]

Photos: TAK, Takapmama, PRCM, Gigazine, まおさんのお散歩記録簿, 栗鼠人のつぶやき, 外食, hockie, Bob, のほほんログハウス生活, hockie@YouTube, love_melo, toaruizakaya, Hikyaku Kanazawa, OoharaMegumi, logusoku

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