Which bachelor/bachelorette you know doesn’t rely on the humble Instant noodles for a quick fix meal be it for dinner, lunch or a hangover cure – I know I have.
Quick Facts :
Inventor – Momofuku Ando (Nissin Foods, Japan) 1958
According to a Japanese poll in the year 2000, “the Japanese believe that their best invention of the twentieth century was instant noodles.”
China consumes 42 billion packages of instant noodles per year – Dang !
Nestle’s original “Maggi” masala flavored noodles continue to be the most successful brand of instant noodles not only in India but in the United States for Indian Americans, as well. I also personally recommend the higly rated “Wai Wai” brand of instant noodles from Nepal – try it uncooked – open packet / sprinkle seasoning / chomp down !!!
It would cost you only about $140 a year if you ate ramen for every meal.
There’s a whole museum in Yokohama, Japan dedicated to Cup Noodles.
Elevate the humble Ramen …
Wagamama’s favourite Chicken Ramen Recipe
Asian Noodles with Shrimp