June 8, 2020

#3528: Higashimaru Kagoshima Spicy Tonkotsu Ramen – Japan

#3528: Higashimaru Kagoshima Spicy Tonkotsu Ramen - Japan

Today, we have one that was part of Japan Crate’s Umai Crate. So Japan Crate is a subscription service which has all sorts of different options for you. pretty neat stuff from Japan! There’s a coupon code for you too – just use THERAMENRATER to get a special discount at check out.

Here’s what they have to say about this one – ‘Kagoshima ramen is as popular as other ramen from different parts of Japan. The pork bone soup stock, chicken ribs, noodles, and various toppings are what make it particularly notable. This ramen features these elements with a kick of spiciness that adds some excitement!’

I like excitement! Let’s get some excitement in a bowl!

Higashimaru Kagoshima Spicy Tonkotsu Ramen – Japan

#3528: Higashimaru Kagoshima Spicy Tonkotsu Ramen - Japan

Detail of the packaging (click to enlarge). Mentions it is animal free. To prepare, boil noodles in 400ml water for 2 1/2 ~ 3 1/2 minutes. Add in sachet contents. Finally, stir and enjoy!

The noodle block.

A dry sachet of soup base.

Finished (click to enlarge). Added Salad Cosmo organic mung bean sprouts, spring onion, sesame seed, barbecue pork, egg, Lao Gan Ma Chilli Crisp, and Kyoto flower fu. Noodles were about average – not bad at all, just nothing to write home about. A kind of nasally spicy broth with a tasty and salty flavor. 4.5 out of 5.0 stars.  JAN bar code 4976740902828.

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Watch me cook on Instant Noodle Recipe Time!