Fun Mandarin Rooster

Mandarin Rooster

So much fruit around at this time of year we’re spoilt for choice. The mandarins are lovely and sweet and the perfect portable snack, they are also great for creating fun food!

Here’s my Mandarin Rooster.

Fun food art Mandarin Rooster

Recipe

– Mandarin

– Strawberry

– Blueberry (or raisins)

– Pepitas

Method

1. Form a body shape from mandarin segments.

Mandarin Rooster - 1 body (1 of 1)

2. Add a strawberry wattle.

Mandarin Rooster - 2 wattle (1 of 1)

3. Then a comb.

Mandarin Rooster - 3 comb (1 of 1)

4. With an open beak.

Mandarin Rooster - 4 beak (1 of 1)

5. And a blueberry eye.

Mandarin Rooster - 5 eye (1 of 1)

6. I made the legs from strawberry and then cut a mandarin segment to make the claws.

Mandarin Rooster - 6 feet (1 of 1)

7. Slicing strawberry for a large tail.

Mandarin Rooster - 6 legs (1 of 1)

8. Then half a strawberry for the wing.

Mandarin Rooster - 7 tail (1 of 1)

9. I sprinkled pepitas for the ground.

Mandarin Rooster - 9 pepitas (1 of 1)

10. But no rooster is complete without his crow … sliced from blueberries …

Cute food ideas Mandarin Rooster

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