Gourmet Ramen, Anytime x Anywhere
“I would say that if you enjoy spicy foods this product is definitely for you with a lot of spicy kick to it.”
Deliciously spicy and perfectly affordable, the Nongshim Shin Cup is an ideal pick for on-the-go eating. You'll love the bright, satisfying heat and mix of flavors in this gourmet ramen. It's a quick-prepare soup that's just as good at home (with extras like a cracked egg and veggies) as it is on your lunch break (ready in a flash). All you have to do is wait for 3 minutes — stir well + serve. These shin cups are versatile and so simple to make.
We talked to Jeff O. from IL about Nongshim and here's what he had to say:
Describe the different flavor notes that you taste in the broth, the texture of the noodles, and overall taste of the noodles in the broth.
This shin noodle soup was a wonderful quick meal with soft noodles with a spicy kick. The included vegetable mix adds a lot to the overall flavor and is not simply an after thought like some other similarly marketed products. Next time I'm going to add some Kimchi or maybe a boiled egg to the Shin Soup for an even greater experience!
How would you choose to enhance your mealtime experience of the Shin Cup (e.g. what would you add to it, or what recipes would you make with it)?
I would add perhaps a boiled egg and some fresh cut peppers. Adding some Kimchi would be amazing I would imagine!
What did you like most about the Shin Cup, and how does it differ from other ramen you’ve tried?
The vegetable mix included with the package was much better than other similar brands/products. It also has a much spicier kick to it. I like spicy foods, but I imagine it might be too much for some people.
Describe how you prepared the Shin Cup, the level of convenience in preparing it, and your thoughts on its ease of preparation on-the-go.
I prepared it in the microwave after simply adding water and the included spice mix. It only took 3 minutes to heat up but I had to let stand for about 4 to cool down before consuming. I think the product is great on the go with only needing access to water and a microwave and or stove top and pan.
If you were recommending this product to someone else, how would you describe the level of heat and general spiciness?
I would say that if you enjoy spicy foods this product is definitely for you with a lot of spicy kick to it. However, if you are someone like my mother that thinks pepperoni pizza is spicy - well then this is not the soup for you.
Thanks for your feedback, Jeff O., glad you liked it.
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