Yoshi Ramen, Austin Texas

I wanted to do a write up while my memory is still fresh since I have been fortunate enough to go out to a bunch of ramen shops in Austin this week because of work. Yoshi Ramen comes to Austin as the sister restaurant to Veggie Heaven, a wildly popular Asian-inspired vegetarian comfort food place….

On Being an Adaptable Cook in Any Home Kitchen

If you are like me and have logged more hours on Food Network rather than the latest in reality TV or DragonThrone or WalkingZombieDrama then you may have become the family foodie. You no doubt are asked for recommendations for restaurants in any geographical location and you are kept on speed dial when things go…

It’s nice living here in Austin….

Blog link! Re-posting this blog – these guys do a fair bit of travelling and they love Austin’s own Ramen Tatsu-ya. I really need to make use of the fact that it is literally 25 minutes from my desk. I need to fix that. I do live in a decent ramen town. What we lack…

iFAR… or I FAR. hmm. How about IFAR?

Hello all! I am opening up a new segment that will also go up on the Youtube channel weekly that is going to be called “IFAR” or “iFar” or “Ifar” but basically it is going to be that I FOUND A RECIPE AND HERE I GO MAKE IT AND EAT IT WHAT COULD GO WRONG….

Oh what a weekend!

Hey all! I did quite a lot this weekend in the way of ramen goodness. I will be shipping out a new video tomorrow night on the YouTube Page as well as plenty more ramen visits and recipes coming up this week!

On Intermittent Fasting and being a Ramen Hobbyist

I find myself making less ramen.   It’s ok, I’ll keep producing for friends and family and for content. BUt doing 16:8 for a few weeks now I find I crave the heavy ramen stuff less and less. Ramen is awesome. Ramen is undulgent. It is the ultimate drunk food – likened to tacos, pizza,…

Jay and Dan go to White Cas- wait, no -to Pho Please

  I did another vlog to get this thing going. I took some gear and checked out the local Pho joint because Dan was feeling shitty.  We came up to a spot that was a little pricey but very decent. Also there was a pho challenge. For money.

Ramen Heads the movie: Austin Premier and Q&A

What a night! Was able to see Ramen Heads at its Austin Premier and was treated to a panel discussion with some ramen chefs and celebrity moderator. The movie was exactly what I hoped to see. Lots of close ups of noodles? Check. Ramen prep? Check, check and CHECK. Slow-mo pouring of thick tonkotsu broth?…