Quick & Basic Ramen Broth

Basic Ramen Broth A quick & basic ramen broth recipe Ingredients: Servings: Makes 2 * 1 teaspoon bouillon * 1 tablespoon soy sauce (We recommend Liquid Aminos) * 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder * 1/2 teaspoon onion powder * fresh ground black pepper, to taste * miso, type and amount * 1 teaspoon black bean paste, Korean Directions: Prep Time: 5 mins Total Time: 8 mins 1. 1 Mix the first 4 ingredients well. 2. 2 Add to the noodles at the time the ‘flavor pack’…

Me So Ramen App for iPhone/iPad

Me So Ramen App Me So Ramen, an App for iPhone/iPad! Not that long ago a close friend told me about a new iPhone/iPad game from Moxy Games called Me So Ramen & I had to check it out for myself. After downloading the game (for free! : Link) I put it on my iPhone & just had to try it out. After getting it installed it turns out that the game was pretty fun! It really reminds me of the Cafe World flash game,…

Chashu Ramen

Chashu Ramen Description Ramen is a Japanese dish of noodles served in broth that originated in China. It tends to be served in a meat-based broth, & uses toppings such as sliced pork, dried seaweed, kamaboko, green onions, & even corn. Almost every locality or prefecture in Japan has its own variation of ramen, from the tonkotsu ramen of Kyu-shu to the miso ramen of Hokkaido.     Ingredients 3 oz package Ramen Noodles or fresh Ramen Noodles 1 tablespoon soy sauce ½ teaspoon Asian…

Ramen Variety!

Ramen Variety Eat More Ramen, Ramen Variety & choices I just got back from another trip to Giant Eagle. Along with the Nongshim Shin Ramyun I found a new kind to try, it’s simply labeled Hot & Spicy!, Bowl Noodle Soup. What I find most fascinating about this style is it’s easy enough to pull the lid back, pour in boiling hot water & dried shitacki mushrooms, & let it sit for about 10 minutes until it’s done. It really is an effortless meal. Ok,…

Hot Miso Soup

Hot Miso Soup Making a bowl of hot miso ramen noodle soup Choices of miso paste for the miso ramen noodle soup defines a great deal of its character and flavor. Miso pastes are a traditional Japanese seasoning that can be produced by fermenting soybeans with salt & the fungus Aspergillus oryzae (also known in Japanese as kōjikin 麹菌?), & sometimes rice, barley, or other ingredients. There are many variations within the themes of red, white, & mixed that include regional variations, such as Shinshū…

Where do you get your Ramen Noodle Fix?

Ramen Noodle Fix Where do you get your Ramen Noodle Fix? Where to buy Ramen? Do you have a favorite place? Do you prefer to buy in bulk & stock up for the next two years, or do you buy your Ramen Noodles in single packages? Lately a favorite of mine has been the “Gourmet Spicy” Nongshim Shin Ramen found at Giant Eagle. It’s less than $2 a pack, so it’s certainly not the Maruchan that one buys in bulk. One of the reasons that…

A little bit about Ramen

About Ramen A little bit about Ramen As per the wiki, Ramen Noodles are a Japanese noodle dish, consisting of Chinese-style wheat noodles served in a meat or fish based broth. Often they are flavored with soy sauce or miso & use toppings such as sliced pork, dried seaweed, kamaboko, green onions, or corn. However,  Raman Noodles are also often found as an instant noodle.  The instant noodles are typical provided in a  block-like form & come with pretty much the same variety of flavors in a salt packet.  Instant…