Cheap, tasty and easy to make, Instant Noodles were invented back in 1971 by Momofuku Ando. Trying to get post-war Japan to eat more American wheat flour, the Taiwanese businessman created the original instant ramen: Nissin’s Cup Noodles.
You might think of them as a student’ staple, but there is much more to instant noodles than struggling college youngsters. 100 billion servings of instant noodles were consumed last year, they have three museums dedicated to them in Japan and are, as reported by BBC, used as currency in American prisons. Continue reading “5 of the most unusual Cup Noodles flavours”