What I got for Christmas 2016

All of my family and friends are aware that I am a massive foodie and particularly love Japanese food and ramen so I am lucky that I quite often get all sorts of exciting gifts along the theme. This year was no exception so I thought I would share with you some of the great […]

The Ramen Girl Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is coming and this is my guide to the perfect presents for foodies who love Japanese and Asian food, drink and culture. I always feel that just creating the food isn’t enough- I want authentic recipes, tableware, accompaniments too. Many of the gifts listed were bought for me and hunted out by family members, […]

Festive Turkey Curry Ramen- with all the trimmings

It had to be done. What to do with all those leftover bits of Christmas dinner that have been sat in the fridge for a few days? Inspired a little by Bridget Jones’ Mum’s turkey curry buffet, when you’re a little fed up of eating the same Christmas dinner for days after the main event […]

Winter Warming Chilli Chicken Ramen

The perfect way to use up Sunday roast chicken and veg, this has a warming kick of chilli from Korean gochujang paste. For something a bit different, I have used brussels sprouts as a topping. Cook the stock with the chicken bones for as long as possible, preferably a few hours or an hour or […]