Ramen is a dish that has become popular across the globe, and can be enjoyed at any time of the day! You can make it your own by adding different ingredients aside from the ones that come with the package, and can even sit down and catch up on some of your favorite K-dramas. There are many brands, flavors, and noodle types to choose from which gives you the opportunity to try a multitude of mouth watering ramen noodles. For this article, we’ll focus only on six different kinds of Korean ramen.
Ottogi Jin Jjambbong Spicy Seafood
Jin Jjambbong Spicy Seafood ramen is everything a seafood lover could want. It contains shrimp, cuttlefish, oyster, mussel, and crab. When you open up the package, you will see the thick ramen noodles, dehydrated garnishing flakes which contain Chinese cabbage, seaweed, and a few more flavourful surprises. The package also includes seasoning oil, and a liquid sauce that contains an array of goodness. Once cooked and mixed together, you get an instant meal that is hard not to enjoy (unless of course you aren’t a fan of seafood flavoring).
Nongshim Shin Ramyun Black
Shin Ramyun Black is a beef lovers dream come true. It contains three different variations of beef flavouring, like beef extract, beef fat, and beef bone extract. This version of Shin Ramyun has one more seasoning packet than the original. Included in the package is the block of noodles, the vegetable packet, the powdered soup base, and then the Sul-Long-Tang soup base. You can also get this ramen in three different kinds of ways: your traditional pack, a cup for on-the-go eating, or a bowl. These noodles are savory and mouth-watering, leaving any individual satisfied and craving for more.
Chapagetti is a blending of the Chinese black soybean paste “chajang” and spaghetti. This type of ramen gives you the original taste of chajang, which typically taste like sweet onions. The package contains the thick noodles, the soup base, a packet of vegetable oil, and the dehydrated vegetable packet which contains potato and pork. Once prepared, this instant meal with have you full till your heart’s content.
Samyang Spicy Chicken
The Samyang Spicy Chicken Ramen is the star of the popular Fire Noodle Challenge. This kind is extremely spicy so if you love heat and chicken, this is definitely for you. But if you do not like spicy or chicken, there are plenty of options for you. The contents include the noodles, a pack of dried seaweed and sesame seeds, and last but not least, the sauce packet that makes this ramen spicy. They also have a wide variety of the spicy ramen.
Nongshim Soon Veggie Noodle Soup
Nongshim offers three different varieties of vegan ramen that is registered by the vegan society. This noodle soup is packed with veggies and a hearty vegetable broth. Once you open the package, you will find the block of noodles, the soup packet, and of course the vegetable packet. You can also get this in a cup if you are on the go.
Paldo Cheese Noodle
This pack of ramen combines everyone’s love of carbs and cheese! When you go to open your pack, there are the noodles, the soup powder packet, the vegetable packet which includes carrots, cabbage, and green onions, and then, of course, the star of the ramen, the cheese powder.
Have you tried any of these instant ramens or do you know of any other ramens that didn’t make it to the list? Let us know in the comments below!
Written by Brianna Giles