Category: ramen news

pringles ramen…ramen pringles

The message in my inbox sure got my attention: “Pringles-flavored ramen…and ramen-flavored Pringles!” Of course, I knew better than to get too excited…it’s only available in Japan…but still! To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Super Cup (a popular Japanese instant ramen brand) & Pringles’ 50th anniversary, the two companies are teaming up with their versions of “you got your chocolate… Read more →

new york ramen school!

“A once-in-a-lifetime ramen school will be coming to New York in November.” What else do you need to know? This special event will run from Nov 13 to 17 in New York. You’ll get a crash course in 5 different kinds of Broth, Tare, Toppings, Aroma Oils, and Noodles. Meet Keizo Shimamoto of Ramen Burger fame, and Brian MacDuckston of… Read more →

the ramen creator

Watch this gorgeously shot profile of “Ramen Creator” Tomoharu Shono, owner of Mensho Tokyo SF in San Francisco and many other ramen shops in Japan. Shono has dedicated himself to pursue new flavors to create an “umami explosion”. The short story of how he opened his first ramen shop when he had no idea of what he was doing was… Read more →

ramen…pizza…

They’re at it again…Tony Boloney’s, creators of the Taco Pizza, is upping their game with a ramen pizza! I know where I’m headed the next time I’m in New Jersey! Tip o’ the hat to Susan for bring this to our attention Read more →

ramen heads, “a perfectly slurpable film”

I need to see this! And so do you! This documentary takes you on a behind-the-scenes look at six notable ramen shops in Japan. Hear each ramen master’s take on our favorite food, and learn their approaches and philosophy to crafting their own vision of ramen. The film is touring the U.S. and Canada *now*, and some locations will have… 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 →

ramen school!

Wanna learn how to make ramen? From scratch?! In Japan!?! Check out the video, then go to Ramen Adventures for more details and to sign up. There’s a 1-day crash course, and there’re multi-day courses available. These are serious classes, and I’m sure everyone from the casually curious to ramen dreamers are welcome. Classes are available in both Osaka and… Read more →

a ramen roundup

A ramen guitar: A ramen collaboration for the ages: ポンデライオン🦁カード…二枚目ゲット✌(๑˃̶͈̀◡˂̶͈́๑)✌ ここのミスドで交換するつもりで居たよ❤️ 1番でした…やったね〜٩̋(๑˃́ꇴ˂̀๑)ね #ポンデライオンカード #ミスタードーナツ #ミスド #ミスド飲茶 A post shared by dori 1103 (@rcwblove) on Jan 6, 2017 at 7:40pm PST An aromatic ramen: A Bug’s Life ramen: A Lady & the Tramp ramen: A master class in ramen: Please enable Javascript to watch this video And finally…a reason or 5… Read more →