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Japanese scientists develop groundbreaking technique to make instant noodles taste like fresh-cooked noodles

instant noodles are being frozen

Japanese food scientists have reportedly developed a new technique that could bring the taste of instant ramen closer to that of freshly cooked noodles’ than ever before.

What’s new: Ajinomoto Foods has come up with ready-to-microwave “frozen ramen bowls” which promise to give customers a more authentic taste experience than current instant noodles, reported the BBC

Genius Sneaker Fans Make Unofficial Air Jordan x Indomie Noodle Collaboration

A couple of genius sneaker and instant noodle fans have created an unofficial Air Jordan x Indomie noodle collaboration and it is now going viral online.

The unique, colorful sneaker collaboration, created by Indonesia-based illustrator and graphic designer arifwhy and Singapore/Indonesia-based sneakers and goods custom maker mr.s.custom, features the iconic color coding of the popular Indonesian brand of instant noodles (white, red, yellow, green, and blue).

Chinese Man Who Fixes Everything With Ramen Noodles Is Basically the Only One Who Can Do It

It appears that all we needed to fix every broken furniture at home is a bit of ramen noodles and some adhesive, according to a series of do-it-yourself (DIY) videos from a creative Chinese artisan.

While the “Fixing Things With Ramen” videos appear to come from a variety of sources, they all have similar formats in which people use the noodles and glue to repair an assortment of items. From a damaged table surface to a busted porcelain sink, there is apparently nothing that a 3-ounce pack of ramen noodles and some adhesive can’t fix.

Naomi Osaka Appears in First TV Commercial in Cup Noodles Ad

Naomi Osaka

The 2018 U.S. Open champion, Naomi Osaka, just made her first appearance on a Japanese television ad, starring alongside fellow tennis player and countryman, Kei Nishikori, for Nissin cup noodles.

In the New Year ad, Osaka and Nishikori are pitted against each other in what appears to be a tennis match, until it is revealed that they are actually playing a game of hanetsuki, a traditional Japanese game involving rectangular wooden bats called hagoita often played during New Year’s, according to SoraNews24.

Harvard Study Reveals Just How Much Damage Instant Noodles Do To Your Body

Cheap, easy to prepare and undeniably delicious, instant noodles have become a favorite food in many countries around the world despite its reputation for being unhealthy.

Also called instant ramen, the pre-cooked dried noodles packed with flavoring powder and seasoning oil, has often been criticized as a meal devoid of nutrients. Despite the meal being notoriously known to be high in carbohydrates and fat but very low in protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals, it has somehow retained its global popularity,

Chinese Tourists Always Bring One Thing With Them When They Travel

While there’s plenty of food to try when traveling abroad, many Chinese tourists can’t go anywhere without their instant noodles.

A recent study by Alitrip, Alibaba’s travel-booking arm, and wacai.com, a personal finance app, has revealed that 31.29% of Chinese tourists will bring instant noodles overseas. Another 58.24% will buy them in their destination spots, Xinhua reported.

Chinese Firefighter Wows the Internet With His Immense Appetite for Instant Noodles

A handsome young firefighter made jaws drop after photos of him swallowing mouthfuls of instant noodles surfaced online.

The Chinese firefighter, Bu Wenming, has been attracting attention for the impressive amount of instant noodles that he can stomach. NetEase reported that before the incident, Bu and the rest of his fire fighting team had been partaking in intensive training which lasted for two days.

Instant Noodles Can Make Your Baby Gay, According to One Indonesian Mayor

An Indonesian mayor is in the news for suggesting that infants who consume canned formula and instant foods are at risk of becoming gay due to malnutrition.

Arief R. Wismansyah, the mayor of Tangerang, a city 25 kilometers west of the capital Jakarta, was speaking at a seminar on pregnancy called “The First 1,000 Days of Life for Tangerang City” at the Tangerang City Health Office on Tuesday. Arief was quoted by Okezone: