What is it about ramen that so persuasively beckons my teens? During college, I ate it because it was cheap, quick to cook and full of the salt I craved after a late night out.
Do Cup Noodles or Oodles of Noodles bring back memories? Remember how they were sold by the case? They still are, but I am no longer buying them, although my teens certainly wish I were. They beg me to buy packaged ramen noodles for after-school snacks. But because they also love real ramen — the steaming bowls of protein, minerals and collagen, full of depth and deliciousness — I’ve decided to make more of the nourishing Japanese comfort food at home.Read More