I Drove An Hour and a Half for Ramen and Don’t Regret It!
On Sunday my wife suggested we all take a road trip to Tri-Cities. At first I didn't think much of it until I remember her saying they had a restaurant that serves legit ramen -- something I've been vying for in Yakima for years. I figured 'why not' and glad I did.
The Note on Packs of Ramen that Everyone Ignores
I know it's the cheapest of the cheap, but my kids and I love ramen. My daughter pointed something out that I never noticed before on a ramen pack that is something that I can almost promise nobody has paid attention to.
Yakima Needs a Legit Ramen Restaurant
I was in Seattle the other day when my wife suggested a restaurant that someone else told us about. I'm down to try just about anything. It was a ramen place, but they had bacon ramen on the menu. That got us thinking; I wonder how well a ramen restaurant would do in Yakima.
In Honor of Momofuku, Five Ways to Ramen ‘Gourmet’
You may have seen Momofuku Ando trending today. He would've been 105 today, but lived a very long life. He was one of the original inventors of instant ramen. Because of that, he's one of the reasons I'm alive today as that was a staple food of mine growing up. You don't just hav…
Yakima Needs a Place to Get Real Ramen (Not Top Ramen)
When I was visiting Seattle this past weekend, we had it in mind to find a place that serves ramen. I'm not talking about your 10 packs of dehydrated noodles for a dollar-style ramen, but the real stuff the cheap ramen is inspired by. Naturally, this begged our question: "Why doesn&apo…
How to Make Ramen From Scratch at Home [RECIPE]
Many of us grew up on ramen. It's a Japanese noodle soup and it's one of the cheapest items in any grocery store. Because of that, ramen, in America, holds a notion that ramen is cheap food for cheap people. That is not the case. If you've ever been to a restaurant and had real ramen, you'll know wh…
Man Eats Noodles Out of Beard Bowl
Beards are getting out of control, nowadays. Men showing off their manliness by how long or groomed their beard is. Although I honestly believe that a long, burly beard is the 2010 version of the 'mullet', this guy can do some pretty amazing things with his beard including morphing it into…