Gourmet Ramen, Anytime x Anywhere
Thanks for your feedback, Tyler G., 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 Tyler G. from KS 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.
Tyler G.: The broth was very smooth and provided enough kick without being unbearably spicy. There were notes of cayenne, green onions, and pepper. The carrots added a crunch texture which paired well with the noodles.
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)?
Tyler G.: I would probably add a few more pieces of meat into the broth and noodles. By doing this, it would enhance the flavor my the meat encapsulating the broth while adding additional protein.
“The broth was very smooth and provided enough kick.”
Q: What did you like most about the Shin Cup, and how does it differ from other ramen you’ve tried?
Tyler G.: I liked that it was spicy but not too spicy. I also liked that it was quick to make on the go and came in a container that I could cook it in. There was definitely much more flavor in the Shin Cup than what you get with normal ramen.
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.
Tyler G.: I loved that it came with a cup that I could just make the Shin right away versus needing to have my own cup. This is very helpful when I am at work as I don't have to pack a whole lot, just this one cup for lunch.
Q: If you were recommending this product to someone else, how would you describe the level of heat and general spiciness?
Tyler G.: The heat and spiciness was perfect as it was spicy but not so spicy that you lost the flavor and texture of the noodles and broth. It definitely is not a choice for those who cannot handle a good amount of spice though.