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 →

look humans…ramen!

A friend sent this along recently. T-shirt web site has a pretty creative selection of ramen-themed shirts. I’m not sure how they work, but many (all?) of them seem to be available for a limited time. Looks like my wallet might become a bit lighter… Thanks to “Lenny” for the tip! 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 →


[fbvideo link=”” width=”580″ onlyvideo=”1″] 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 →

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 →