The Truth About Ramen

Location: 
New York
NY
United States
37° 5' 24.864" N, 95° 42' 46.4076" W
US
  1. Although it is one of Japan's staple foods Ramen originated in China
  2. There was a black market for Ramen during WWII
  3. The first Instant Ramen was considered a luxury item
  4. Rame is the Japanese pronunciation of the Chinese word lamein
  5. There are over 22 styles of Ramen in Japan
  6. Instant Ramen was invented by Momofuku Andu
  7. The noodle length of a pack of instant Ramen is 51 meters
  8. Kansui is the magical ingredient that gives Ramen it's yellow color
  9. Instant Ramen was introduced in Japanese supermarkets in 1958
  10. Ramen is the top selling product in Riker's Island Jail