June 30, 2012

#791: Acecook Super Big Ramen Tonkotsu Flavor Japanese Style Instant Noodle

Here’s one I got a while ago at Uwajimaya in Seattle. It’s big, Japanese and tonkotsu flavor – sounds much better than the last one I had!

Here’s the side panel stuff – click to enlarge.

The noodle block. Looks really nice, I think.

Only one seasoning packet, but it’s really big.

I put most of the packet in this little sake cup – it would not all fit.

Finished (click image to enlarge). Added some veggies, some chicken lunch meat, kizami shoga (pickled ginger), a hard-boiled egg marinated in Kikkoman soy sauce, some Ajishima Kimchi furikake, some Sushinori (seaweed) and finally a couple shakes of Tabasco Buffalo Style hot sauce. The noodles: not bad – a nice texture and quality to them. The broth however is way too salty for me – so much so I couldn’t handle it. I was really shocked at that but oh well. Bummed. 1.0 out of 5.0 – the noodles were good, at least. UPC bar code 074410396718 – get it here.

I bet this stuff is really really good!

Mr. Noodles and a meat tenderizer. This is bizarre.

Products cooked according to package instructions. Product reviews done prior to adding any additional ingredients.

3 thoughts on “#791: Acecook Super Big Ramen Tonkotsu Flavor Japanese Style Instant Noodle

  1. Russell

    I prefer another brand of tonkotsu flavor instant ramen, but I found a store selling the Super Big Ramen for just 99¢, so I bought a couple of cases. I would prefer the noodles to be more firm, and the broth is just okay (I add more water to make it less salty, if more thin), but I can forgive the quality given the low price I paid..

  2. Rachel

    I just ate one of these. It was salty, but I was pleasantly surprised overall (except that the whole thing was white, which isn’t a very pretty food color). I added some re hydrated mushrooms, and those may have helped take down some of the salt level.

  3. Cornelia

    this is one of my favorite ramen, it is rich and creamy. I love the sesame in the bowl. It is not that salty for me, recommended


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