Fun Mushroom Lion

Mushroom Lion

We love raw veggies and love lions … sooo, here is our fun food, Mushroom Lion.

Creative healthy snacks Lion


– Mushroom

– Carrot

– Cucumber

– Olive

– Red capsicum (bell pepper)


1. Slice the top from a button mushroom and cut into the shape of a lion’s face.

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2. Add thinly sliced carrot batons for the mane.

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3. Then mushroom ears.

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4. And more mane.

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5. I gave him some rock star eyes but flipped them over later.

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6. Olive makes a shiny nose and capsicum a big mouth.

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7. Mushroom and olives form his irises and pupils.

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8. Then he needed more mane.

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9. And his eyes to be flipped.

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10. Some cucumber whiskers.

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11. Finishing with some grass.

Fun food art Mushroom Lion

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