Author: edjusted

I like ramen! I'm not a connoisseur and I'm not much of a writer, but I know what I like and I'll try my best to describe what I like and why I like it.

wear your ramen love!

Looking for something to wear with your ramen pin? Check out Uniqlo’s ramen t-shirt collection! The collection features designs based on 6 popular ramen chains, including fan favorites Santouka and Ippudo. No word on how long these $15 shirts will be available, so get ’em while they last! Read more →

spicy noodle challenge

Think you can handle spicy foods? Wanna get in on the Nuclear Fire Noodle Challenge? The folks at Send Noods Fast have got you covered. Order their Spicy Noodle Challenge gift pack and serve your friends (or yourself) with an “official challenge summons”! Mmm, so this is what the 7th level of hell tastes like! Tip: keep a glass of… Read more →

noods! noods! noods! ahem…

Got a hankering for instant noodles but don’t have a good source? Check out Send Noods Fast! Their web site sums it up neatly: Everyone Loves Noods Give someone a smile with a discreet black gift box of noods! Or satisfy your guilty pleasure and explore new flavors. Regardless of whether or not you live near an Asian or International… Read more →

happy holidays and happy new year!

Making sure she stays grateful for everything she has. Lol Love her happy heart 😘 — Raeann Perez (@raeann___) December 25, 2017 May your new year be filled with delights, whether or not they involve ramen. And you can read more about this happy girl at elite daily. Read more →

make your own instant ramen

Alex French Guy Cooking loves instant ramen but wants to cut down on some of the salt, MSG, and fat that a lot of instant ramen come with, so he decided to make his own. Watch the intro video here, then watch the rest of the videos for the actual instructions. There’s a bit of work involved, but if you’re… Read more →

no-slurp ramen fork

So…if you have an extra 15,000 yen or so lying around (about $130), Nissin wants to sell you an electric toothbrush a fork! But this isn’t just any fork, it…um…makes your smart phone play a “whooshing” sound to cover up your slurping. Yeah…so…at first, I thought it would “cancel out” your slurping a la noise-cancelling headphones, which would be pretty… Read more →

instant ramen inspired foods you gotta try *now*!

Groan…I don’t wanna link to Cosmopolitan…I don’t wanna…I really don’t wanna…but… Pringles! Top Ramen! Top Ramen Pringles! Wow! My wife actually just bought a bunch of Pringles with funky flavors and it looks like we’ll need to go back to the store. The good news: TOP RAMEN PRINGLES! The not-so-good news: they’re only available at Dollar General stores. 7/8/17 Update:… Read more →

kopan ramen – fullerton, ca

Kopan Ramen is a tonkotsu ramen chain that has multiple locations in L.A. county. They have one location in Fullerton, which is where I headed. The ramen is customizable: you pick the size, spice level (0 to 3), the choice of meat (pork belly chashu, fatty pork, or chicken breast). All ramen come with green onions and dried seaweed. Extra… Read more →

plumeria cafe – laguna niguel, ca

Raise your hand if you go to places that specialize in Hawaiian and breakfast dishes and you order the ramen instead πŸ™‹β€β™‚οΈ Is it just me? Plumeria Cafe is a cafe nestled in the Laguna Design Center that was created by the people behind Stacks Pancake House. They recently introduced a Yokohama-Style ramen that’s a rare find in Southern California,… Read more →

brain ramen

I…hmm…this article…has the most interesting combination of words and phrases…neuro-noodles…brain broth…panda hole… …wait, what was I saying? Oh yeah, while in Japan, pick up a pack or two of Village Vanguard’s “No-Men”, or “Brain Noodles” (“tastes just like chicken–I mean miso!”. They recommend that you…err…serve it fresh out of a girl’s noggin… You know what, a picture is worth a… Read more →