Gourmet Ramen, Anytime x Anywhere
Thanks for your feedback, Jeff M., 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 Jeff M. from MO 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.
Jeff M.: "The broth is sweet yet salty. Its peppered beef flavor tantalizes your tongue and gives you a kick of spicy chili pepper. The hints of ginger add the perfect touch complimenting the mushrooms. The noodles cooked to the perfect consistency that I love. They are tender with a slippery texture that you can slurp the noodles up."
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)?
Jeff M.: I would add shrimp to it as an option. Also it would be great to add over some saute'd beef and mushrooms.
“Its peppered beef flavor tantalizes your tongue and gives you a kick of spicy chili pepper. ”
Q: What did you like most about the Shin Cup, and how does it differ from other ramen you’ve tried?
Jeff M.: Honestly, I loved the shiitaki mushrooms. The spices had more kick than any other ramen I've tried. The ingredients themselves in the broth outmatch any other quick serve 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.
Jeff M.: I went to the faucet and poured water just a little over the noodles. I added the spice packet and microwaved 3 minutes. I really liked that I didn't have to leave the cover on it just to tear off later. In addition, I noticed the cup is double insulated.
Q: If you were recommending this product to someone else, how would you describe the level of heat and general spiciness?
Jeff M.: The level of heat is off the charts. The spice has a kick to them and leaves your lips burning for a while after consumption. If you really like spicy food then this is perfect!