Gourmet Ramen, Anytime x Anywhere
“The noodles are perfect.”
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 John B from GA 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.
The noodles smelled flavorful and spicy, so I could hardly wait for them to cool down enough to taste them. While cooling, the noodles soaked up the broth making a part of the dish, not just filler. The initial sip of broth was so spicy it almost took my breath away, and I like spicy foods. The spice eases off after the initial hit, but still remains. I was unable to taste anything else due to the spice. The noodles are perfect, except for being difficult to eat with a spoon due to their length. The overall taste is good, but a little too spicy for me, and again I like spicy foods.
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 meat - shrimp I think would go well with the spicy flavor of the broth.
What did you like most about the Shin Cup, and how does it differ from other ramen you’ve tried?
I liked using the container to prepare and eat the product. I also think having the seasoning in a separate packet would allow me to control how much seasoning is added.
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.
It was very easy to prepare. The cup would allow for prepping ahead then take it on the go.
If you were recommending this product to someone else, how would you describe the level of heat and general spiciness?
I would caution someone not to use the entire packet of seasoning at first until they determine their comfort level of the heat.
Thanks for your feedback, John B, glad you liked it.
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