Ramen Quest

By Todd Lappin | It's a ramen world. Explore it.

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A Guide to the Regional Ramen of Japan

<b>A bowl of</b> ramen consists of four basic elements: the broth, the <i>tare</i>, the noodles, and the toppings. The broth is generally a mix of pork, chicken, …

Powerful Medicine

Sometimes you gotta wait.

Tori Paitan with chashu, chicken breast, lotus root, fresh bamboo, ikura. So good. #onlyinjapan

Midnight Rams w @tetsu_unb #ramen #ラーメン

富士ラーメン (Fuji in Muroran, Hokkaido)

<b>富士ラーメン</b><p>Muroran is an oft overlooked city in Hokkaido, just south of Sapporo. Formerly a bustling port, it is now one of Japans many cities that are …

Acadia kicks off Ramen Sundays

Chicago is officially ramen crazy, if the openings of two high-profile ramen-focused eateries earlier this year (Lettuce Entertain You’s Ramen-San and Brendan Sodikoff’s High Five Ramen) hadn’t already stamped, sealed and delivered our status of devotees of the hearty Japanese soup, that is.<p>Now …

New York City

Tokyo: First impressions, Shinjuku, and Nagi Ramen

Back in July, having just returned from Belgium and the Czech Republic, the Missus sent me a text. Something along the lines of "let's go to Japan." …

Hitler, locals express frustration over ridiculous lines at Ramen Festival

Over the weekend, the Ramen Festival — part of the J-Pop Summit Festival — took over the blocks surrounding Japantown. Not surprisingly, it was very crowded. But waiting in line for food is a San Francisco pastime surpassed only by complaining about waiting in line for food.<p>SF Weekly interviewed …

San Francisco

立川のラーメン(^^) 煮干し系うまーv 餃子はタレが鉄板でこんがりでうまー*・゜・*:.。..。.:*・'(*▽*)'・*:.。. .。.:*・゜・* #ラーメン#立川#東京#美味

Ivan Ramen Is So Good It Will Make Your Eyes Explode

Now, two years later, the Big Apple is well into the throes of a ramen revolution and helping to lead the charge is Orkin himself, with a sit-down restaurant on the Lower East Side and a leaner pay-before-you-eat outpost on the Far West Side. And amid our glut of good gluten, you can pretty much …

Restaurants

RamenWire: Is Momofuku's Meatless Ramen NYC's Best Ramen?

The kimchi jars have been more reliable over the years, with their spicy, salty kick. The shrimp buns have been a more compelling reason to visit, with the heady prawns pressed into White Castle-style squares. The cheap shochu slushies have never been anything but Grade A thirst quenchers. And the …

New York City

Slurp Worthy: The Top 10 Ramen Destinations in New York

Squash blossom butter corn miso ramen with ground pork belly, shoyu-marinated egg, Tokyo negi, garlic-chili paste, and shunggiku

イレブンフーズ源流 東品川店@新馬場 (ラーメン) : らーめん喰倒記

六厘舎 大崎店@大崎 (つけめんシュリンプ・別皿) : らーめん喰倒記

• 2016/12 九州ラーメンツアー2016 まとめ<br>• 2016/10 東京ラーメンショー2016 まとめ<br>• 2016/10 大つけ麺博2016 まとめ<br>• 2016/07 熊本ラーメンツアー2016<p>>>これまでのお知らせ<p>< イレブンフーズ源流 東品川店@新馬場 (ラーメン)<br>• 蔦の葉@巣鴨 (塩そば、醤油そば) …

Tokyo Ramen Street's Rokurinsha Makes A Mean Bowl of Tsukemen Noodles

The last time I was in Tokyo, I didn't make it to Rokurinsha, one of Tokyo Ramen Street's most popular restaurants, which is known for its tsukemen, or dipping noodles. This time, however, I vowed not to be denied, and arrived before noon to make sure of it.<p>By 11am, the line was already wrapped …

Japan

Hokkaido Ramen with sweet corn and uni butter. Oh yes.

#latergram #ramenshop #oakland A weekend of hedonism ...

Eight Great Bowls of Ramen to Slurp in Tokyo

GalleryEight Great Bowls of Ramen to Slurp in Tokyo<p>I once read that there are over 20,000 ramen restaurants in Tokyo. That's a lot of noodle slurping for one city. We're talking about dedicated ramen shops, with primary focus on just one food item, like many restaurants in Japan. When you go to a …

Japan

The History of the Ramen Noodle

On Monday evening, the Culinary Historians of New York gathered on Manhattan’s Upper East Side to discuss the political and economic underpinnings of ramen-noodle soup. “Next month’s meeting is called Dethroning the Deceitful Pork Chop, ” a member named Linda Pelaccio reminded the audience of about …

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