Gourmet Ramen, Anytime x Anywhere

Thanks for your feedback, Justin L., glad you liked it.


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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 Justin L. from FL about Nongshim and here's what he had to say:


Q: 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.
Justin L.:  The flavor of the noodles were surprisingly complex with a nice spicy heat that didn't drown out the scallion and mushroom. The noodles were perfect - not too hard and not too mushy either. The directions were very easy, and I was impressed with the overall satisfaction that you can get from taking a few minutes to make an inexpensive, yet satisfying lunch.
Q: 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)?
Justin L.:  I was very pleased with the way it was for a quick, satisfying lunch. However, if I wanted to use the great flavor of the noodles and broth, adding some grilled chicken or shrimp would really enhance the product.
“I was impressed with the overall satisfaction that you can get from taking a few minutes to make an inexpensive, yet satisfying lunch.”
— Justin L.,  FL
Q: What did you like most about the Shin Cup, and how does it differ from other ramen you’ve tried?
Justin L.:  The thing I liked most was the flavor, and you also can't beat the price. The ease of making the noodles was also a plus.
Q: 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.
Justin L.:  The convenience of preparing the noodles was very easy. I used my kettle that I warm water with to make tea and coffee and poured it right into the cup. Couldn't have been easier.
Q: If you were recommending this product to someone else, how would you describe the level of heat and general spiciness?
Justin L.:  I would say overall the level of heat was not overbearing. But it did have a nice kick to it. If you're used to eating spicy foods, I don't think you would have any problem with this product. Even if you didn't like spicy foods, I may not recommend it, but I don't think it was overly spicy.