Fun Salad Bicycle

Salad Bicycle

OK so Tour De France time so bicycles in the news. I could never draw bicycles so am amazed I am able to reproduce them in food. Weirdly it seems way easier in veg than in pencil!

Here’s part of a fun food, light lunch I whipped up for the boys.

Salad Bicycle fun food

Recipe

– Radish/avocado (or cucumber/tomato/daikon)

– Celery (or cucumber/carrot)

– Red Capsicum (bell pepper) or other veg

– Carrot

– I used red cabbage and baby spinach for the background

Method

1. Cut the wheels from radish.

Salad Bicycle - 1 wheels (1 of 1)

2. Add a front strut from celery.

Salad Bicycle - 2 front strut (1 of 1)

3. Then add more supports.

Salad Bicycle - 3 supports (1 of 1)

4. And cross bar and back wheel bars.

Salad Bicycle - 4 back wheel bars (1 of 1)

5. I used capsicum for a flashy, red seat.

Salad Bicycle - 5 seat (1 of 1)

6. Then some handles.

Salad Bicycle - 6 handles (1 of 1)

7. Before adding some carrot wheel hubs (I had to shorten the celery “bars” a little).

Salad Bicycle - 7 hubs (1 of 1)

8. More capsicum for the pedal over a carrot cog.

Salad Bicycle - 8 gears- pedal (1 of 1)

9. I added some red cabbage ground.

Salad Bicycle - 9 ground (1 of 1)

10. And then some baby spinach bushes and a carrot bird!

Salad Bicycle - 10 trees & bird (1 of 1)

11. Finished!!

Cute food ideas salad bicycle

12. But then is it better with avocado wheels?

Avocado bicycle food art for kids

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