Service delivers famed ramen to the home

Oct 30, 2013

Service delivers famed ramen to the home

by Asako Takaguchi

You no longer have to travel far and wide to try ramen or dishes from popular restaurants that are much talked about. On takumen.com, run Gourmet Innovation Co., you can find ramen with miso, soy sauce or “tonkotsu” pork bone broth among other varieties ...

Running with the ramen hunters

| Mar 22, 2013

Running with the ramen hunters

by Steve Trautlein

Ramen is to Japanese food as school-girl uniforms are to porn — the animating fetish that sustains an entire industry. Helping to scratch the noodle itch is an army of bloggers whose dispatches are consumed with voyeuristic glee. The numbers are against them — ...