Instant Noodles

Ramen is a Japanese noodle dish with broth, garnished with meat and vegetables. They are a staple with the college crowd because they are inexpensive to buy, taste great, and are easy to prepare. You can turn these instant noodles into a creative meal or snack with these titles from our digital collections.

Simply Ramen by Amy Kimoto-Kahn

Review provided by Hoopla

Make delicious and healthy homemade ramen noodle recipes fast and easy! Whether you are cooking for one or twelve, Simply Ramen brings homemade ramen to your table with a delicious fusion of seventy recipes, including soup bases, noodles, toppings, and sides. Author Amy Kimoto-Kahn shows you how to put together a bowl of piping hot ramen in a myriad of ways with a choice of four soup bases, ramen noodles (homemade or store-bought), and traditional and non-traditional ingredients. Enjoy bowls of pork, chicken, and beef ramen. Or branch out with seafood, vegetarian, and spicy soups--and even cold ramen and a breakfast version topped with bacon and a poached egg. Make your soup base in advance and you have a quick, easy, and special midweek family meal. Try your hand at: Cheese Ramen Chicken Meatball Ramen Chorizo Miso Ramen California Ramen with crabmeat, avocado, and cucumber Crispy Greens Ramen with Swiss chard, kale, and Brussels sprouts With easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and mouthwatering photos, Simply Ramen will turn your kitchen into a ramen-ya for family and friends.

Noodles Every Day by Corinne Trang

Review provided by Hoopla

Noodle dishes are a beloved staple throughout Asia and are eaten at all hours of the day and night. Asian cuisine expert Corinne Trang presents more than 70 recipes that make it easy to discover such simple pleasures as the Vietnamese rice noodle soup known as Pho, mee krob (a sweet and crispy fried rice vermicelli) from Thailand, and Japanese Soba. Chapters are organized by type of noodle-Wheat, Egg, Buckwheat, Rice, and Cellophane and then Buns, Dumplings, and Spring Rolls, so it's easy to find just the right treat for the occasion. With a section on basic Asian ingredients plus information on simple equipment and easy techniques to master, this great guide ensures that each dish comes out perfect every time.

Super Sushi Ramen Express by Michael Booth

Review provided by OverDrive

Japan is arguably the preeminent food nation on earth; it's a mecca for the world's greatest chefs and has more Michelin stars than any other country. The Japanese go to extraordinary lengths and expense to eat food that is marked both by its exquisite preparation and exotic content. Their creativity, dedication, and courage in the face of dishes such as cod sperm and octopus ice cream are only now beginning to be fully appreciated in the sushi and ramen-saturated West, as are the remarkable health benefits of the traditional Japanese diet.

Ramen, Soba & Udon by Various Authors

Ramen, udon and soba, rice noodles and egg noodles, let's explore the world of the noodle! This wonderful cookbook contains the very best noodle dishes, from gourmet fusion to family-friendly. Make a classic Chicken Noodle Soup for someone you love, or test your adventurous side with a Ramen Burger! With easy-to-follow recipes and gorgeous color photographs, you will find plenty of inspiration for delicious meals and add to your kitchen skills.

We welcome your respectful and on-topic comments and questions in this limited public forum. To find out more, please see Appropriate Use When Posting Content. Community-contributed content represents the views of the user, not those of St. Louis Public Library