Gourmet Ramen, Anytime x Anywhere
Thanks for your feedback, Javier T., 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 Javier T. from CA 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.
Javier T.: Initially I smell a beef broth. The noodles are what you'd expect from a Cup O Noodle bowl, a bit chewy. The broth is definitely spicy and I appreciate the flavor. It's not bland, I added some sardines to bolster the meal and add some protein.
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)?
Javier T.: The flavor of the broth is just the right amount of spicy. I would add some protein like carne asada beef or some sardines. Another suggestion would be to add more water to get more of the broth.
Q: What did you like most about the Shin Cup, and how does it differ from other ramen you’ve tried?
Javier T.: The spicy flavor sets it apart from regular Cup O Noodles. With other ramen I always seem to be adding spices and hot sauce. The value for what you get is worth the price.
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.
Javier T.: Very easy to prepare. I use my Keurig machine to dispense hot water into container and wait a few minutes. There's no mess. The spices and flavor are to my liking. As a suggestion I would add meat, beef or fish to make it a big meal.
Q: If you were recommending this product to someone else, how would you describe the level of heat and general spiciness?
Javier T.: I would say this is above average in heat and spicy. Normal ramen bowls require more flavor. This product comes with its own spices.
“The spicy flavor sets it apart from regular Cup O Noodles.”