Fun Capsicum Flowers

Capsicum Flowers

Mother’s Day tomorrow so we’re thinking flowers but of course ones you can eat are doubly good!!

Here are our fun food Capsicum Flowers.

Creative food Capsicum Flowers Mother's Day edible Flowers

Recipe

– Capsicum/bell pepper

– Herbs stalks (or thinly sliced celery)

– Spinach leaves

– Radish (carrot)

Method

1. Cut the capsicum to form petal shapes.

Capsicum Flowers - 1 petal (1 of 1)

2. Add two more to form a flower.

Capsicum Flowers - 2 3 petals (1 of 1)

3. And do the same for the other flower.

Capsicum Flowers - 3 all petals (1 of 1)

4. Strip some herbs of their leaves (I used coriander) to form the stems.

Capsicum Flowers - 4 stalks (1 of 1)

5. Add some spinach leaves (you can always use scissors to shape them).

Capsicum Flowers - 5 leaves (1 of 1)

6. Then if you like add some insects for “interest”!

Fun food art Capsicum Flowers

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Fun Melon Flowers

Melon Flowers

Well for my mother and all those other mothers in the UK here are some flowers especially for Sunday.

Simple flowers from food mothers Day

My simple but bright fun food blooms.

Recipe

– Kiwi fruit

– Melon (I used honeydew as I wanted it all green)

– Almond flakes

– Blueberries

– Green apple

– I used yoghurt to glue down the almond flakes (cream cheese would work too)

Method

1. Cut the kiwi fruit into petal shapes.

Melon Flowers - 1 flowers (1 of 1)

2. I used a cookie cutter to make a flower shape from the melon.

Melon Flowers - 2 melon centres (1 of 1)

3. Blobbed a bit of yoghurt on so the almonds will stick.

Melon Flowers - 3 almonds (1 of 1)

4. Then make the centre from blueberries.

Melon Flowers - 4 blueberries (1 of 1)

5. I sliced apple really thinly to make tendrils.

Melon Flowers - 5 tendrils (1 of 1)

6. And sprinkled a little coconut …

Creative snack ideas flowers

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