Benkei Ramen

January 9th, 2012. Benkei Ramen         Any day is a great day for Japanese ramen 🙂             I was downtown with my boss for a meeting and he wanted to grab we headed to Benkei on Roson for some delicious, soupy goodness.         … Continue reading Benkei Ramen

Pulmuone Photoshoot – Nature is Delicious!

January 6th, 2012. Ramen Photo Shoot: Pulmuone Nature is Delicious!         It's for work, I swear! We took an afternoon at the office to do a photoshoot with the new "healthy" ramen that Pulmuone just came out with.  I brought a bunch of kitchen equipment from home and proceeded to make a … Continue reading Pulmuone Photoshoot – Nature is Delicious!

Momofuku Noodle Bar – East Village

May 19th, 2011.  Momofuku Noodle Bar       Meeting DLee for the first time for an evening of fun in the East Village!  We had discussed a few different options for dinner, but in the end came to a consensus to make first impressions over Japanese ramen.  I know.  2 in a row.  But hey, … Continue reading Momofuku Noodle Bar – East Village

Linn – Astoria, NY

February 1st, 2011.  Astoria Is My New Home           After almost ending up homeless I just barely found a pretty great apartment/living situation in Astoria, which is just along the border of Long Island and Queens.               There are 3 sushi places on my steert, but this … Continue reading Linn – Astoria, NY

Suika Snack Bar

December 18th, 2010. Izakaya Christmas Dinner @ Suika        Unconventional? Yes.  Perfectly west coast?  Absolutely!  I was invited to a Christmas dinner by a bunch of new friends to this new up and coming Izakaya place, Suika.  Suika=Watermelon.  Heh 🙂           The appeal of this place is that it's not located … Continue reading Suika Snack Bar

Hokkaido Ramen Santouka

June 27th, 2010. Delish Japanese Ramen!!   I know, I'm severely overdue for Japanese Ramen.  It seems that with the current Japanese Ramen following more seem to be taking root (whether authentic or not) and I knew I had to get in on this bandwagon while it was still a novelty!  Because the thing with crazes … Continue reading Hokkaido Ramen Santouka