Photo courtesy of George Solt, Liz Barclay

The Messy History of Ramen

Before he began his lecture on Monday night, assistant history professor at New York University, George Solt, had a few disclaimers. “I don’t know how to cook ramen,” he warned his audience, “and …

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The Most Expensive Fruits in the World

When Dole Japan announced it would be sell its Gokusen banana for $6 each for one day only (May 9) at the Takashimaya Department Store in Shinjuku, everybody's reaction pretty much was, "OMG,…

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Triple-Decker Ramen Burger To Debut In Japan

If the ramen-bun burger at Ramen Co. just isn't noodle-y enough for you, Japanese burger chain Lotteria's newest limited-edition burger might be more your style. Lotteria lets you order one,…