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?…

Ramen Heads

The movie premiers in Austin this week and I could not be more excited.  I’m also laying down some usable Youtube footage for the up and coming Uncommon Ramen Youtube Channel. Exciting stuff! I am so stoked!  

The Process of Making Ramen

I love watching B-Roll of ramen restaurants. It’s one of the main reasons I will watch documentaries on ramen. One of my favorites is here, on a channel I supported through Patreon. It’s one of the main reasons I am so jazzed for the upcoming Ramen Heads film. If you haven’t heard much about it,…

The New Plan

Basically it’s intermittent fasting plus calorie counting. Macros to come later. Keto? Maybe.   I want to only eat when hungry and I want the meals I do eat to be of value. I have found myself eating mindlessly recently and that ain’t good. I love fasting because it forces me to re-evaluate food and…

Body by Ramen

Yes it’s a result, but maybe not what we are looking for.   I have seen knobs of butter and spoons of lard disappear into soups and broths that do not go down the drain. They go somewhere. Empty bowls fill the sink but not the broth… I have flavored porkfat and schmaltz with garlic…