Category Archives: Ramen

Film Food Festival Serves Up Octobus Balls and Tsukemen

What’s better than having some good food to eat while watching a movie?  How about, watching a movie about food, and eating the same food shown in the movie at the same time?  That is the gimmick behind the Food … Continue reading

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Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop

Ever since Therese and I first encountered Chef Ivan Orkin, aka Ivan Ramen, at the Wine & Food Festival two Octobers ago, I’ve been wanting to check out his Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop.  When I first learned of the restaurant, … Continue reading

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At-home Mazemen

After a vigorous work-out, or a busy day, I will occasionally indulge in what I will call, for lack of a better term, At-home Mazemen.  Let me explain. Like many Americans, I have eaten my share of packaged ramen noodles.  … Continue reading

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McCrady’s Restaurant: Christmas in Charleston, part two

I have already told you about the days leading up to Christmas, of our first few days spending Christmas in Charleston.  Our trip, however, did not end with December 25th: we had three more days to explore the culinary wonderland, … Continue reading

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Taste of Tokyo Dinner with Ivan Orkin at NYCWFF

The Taste of Tokyo Dinner with Chef Ivan Orkin was the perfect way for us to conclude our weekend at the NYC Wine & Food Festival.  After two days of being on our feet eating great food, drinking great wine … Continue reading

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The Dairy Free Traveler at the NYC Wine & Food Festival: a preview

Therese and I are looking forward to attending this year’s New York City Wine & Food Festival, held at numerous venues around the city.  The Festival is taking place Thursday through Sunday, October 17-20, and we will be attending 5 … Continue reading

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Yuji Ramen at Whole Foods Bowery: prepared with love

We had been wanting to try Yuji Ramen for a long time.  First, we heard about the restaurant’s stall at Smorgasburg on Lee Anne Wong’s Food Crawl on the Cooking Channel.  After seeing that, we actually planned to go out … Continue reading

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