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Journal from IPPUDO spanning the world over

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IPPUDO NY has carried off a new style of presenting Japanese food, in collaboration with Hakkaisan sake. 01

IPPUDO JAPAN IPPUDO NY has carried off a new style of presenting Japanese food, in collaboration with Hakkaisan sake. 01 May 17, 2018 New York attracts various colorful descriptions, such as “intersection of business, fashion and art”, “cutting-edge trend city” or “melting-pot.” Yet every day, a new moniker emerges – perhaps because New York is a setting for intense competition. New trends emerge one after another, and more than the same number disappears. IPPUDO NY opened its first location here in 2008 and has always sought to deliver something new to its sophisticated customers, with the cool interiors, chic staff…

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The “fortunate” way to get along with ramen by Naru Narumi, author of “Ms. Koizumi Loves Ramen Noodles”

IPPUDO JAPAN The “fortunate” way to get along with ramen by Naru Narumi, author of “Ms. Koizumi Loves Ramen Noodles” March 14, 2018 An animation called “Ms. Koizumi Loves Ramen Noodles” which is shown on TOKYO Ippudo and other related stations since January 2018 is becoming the talk of the town. As the title suggests, this is a story of a high school girl, Koizumi san, who happens to love ramen dearly and she would visit ramen shops which actually exist and shows off her knowledge and passion for ramen like a fanatic. In the fourth episode titled “Red or…

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“My Future” which a bowl of ramen opened up. Visiting Mr. Kimura, the champion of the 3rd “Ramen Championship”.

IPPUDO JAPAN “My Future” which a bowl of ramen opened up. Visiting Mr. Kimura, the champion of the 3rd “Ramen Championship”. November 29, 2017  In May 2015, at some Ippudo stores they offered a limited ramen called “Umami Nori Dashi Soba”. Do you know that this was a bowl of ramen created by a ramen chef who had no connection whatsoever with Ippudo. Actually, this ramen was the winner of “Ramen Championship”, a creative ramen contest organized by Chikaranomoto Holdings which operates Ippudo. This time “Ramen Championship” has changed its name to “World Ramen Grand Prix” and this year is…

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Masters of Japanese sake at the Ippudo stand once a month!

IPPUDO JAPAN Masters of Japanese sake at the Ippudo stand once a month! June 16, 2017 I dropped by for Sakagura Night, the special event for Japanese sake. The Ippudo Tenjin Nishi-dori Stand, which opened in Tenjin, Fukuoka City in February 2017, began hosting special Sakagura Night events every 4th Thursday, starting in May. A different master brewer is invited each time, from one of the many sakagura (sake breweries) in the Fukuoka region. As you sip the delicious sake, let the brewer tell you how it’s done, and reveal the characteristics of each variety, providing new understanding of its…

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One bowl of passionate noodle created by revolutionaries eaten in Ikeda, the place where instant ramen was invented. The amazing confidential story behind its development.

IPPUDO JAPAN One bowl of passionate noodle created by revolutionaries eaten in Ikeda, the place where instant ramen was invented. The amazing confidential story behind its development. November 20, 2017 At Ippudo Ikeda store in Ikeda-shi, Osaka, there is a soy sauce ramen called “Momofuku Motoaji (original taste)” which you can only have here in all of Japan. Actually, this ramen is deeply connected with Mr. Momofuku Ando, the founder of Nissin Foods and inventor of chicken ramen. It is not just a coincidence that there is a “Cup Noodle Museum Ikeda, Osaka” within walking distance from the Ikeda store….

2017-09-05

From Hakata to the World: the Secret of the “Japanese Wonder” IPPUDO NY Continues to Roll Out 01

IPPUDO USAFrom Hakata to the World: the Secret of the “Japanese Wonder” IPPUDO NY Continues to Roll Out September 5, 2017Ever since they launched Ramen Dining “IPPUDO” in East Village in March 2008, which was their very first overseas venue, the IPPUDO NY team has been striving to make “RAMEN” to take roots in Manhattan. The staff at this restaurant has been rolling out many surprises including their uniforms by Engineered Garments and Ramen event held in collaboration with Marvel. What are they aiming for and are up to now, to secure support here in New York, where the best…

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Why does Ippudo serve cold rooibos tea? A closer look at this fascinating tea from South Africa

IPPUDO JAPAN Why does Ippudo serve cold rooibos tea? A closer look at this fascinating tea from South Africa November 10, 2017 When they’re served this drink instead of cold water, customers often ask “What kind of tea is this?” It’s rooibos tea, grown in South Africa and beloved around the world. This time we talked with Clinton Gass, president of Rooibos Marketing Ltd., the firm promoting the tea around the world. WORDS & PHOTOS by KOU MAESONO Why Ippudo serves rooibos tea Customers are always served rooibos tea as soon as they sit down, in almost all our establishments….

2017-09-05

From Hakata to the World: the Secret of the “Japanese Wonder” IPPUDO NY Continues to Roll Out 02

 IPPUDO USAFrom Hakata to the World: the Secret of the “Japanese Wonder” IPPUDO NY Continues to Roll OutSeptember 5, 2017  I would like to spread the word “RAMEN” to the worldIt is General Manager Fumihiro Kanegae who supervises the entire business at IP NY. We interviewed Mr. Kanegae who was born in 1971 and grew up in Morooka, Hakata. His solid build from a judo background and his long hair is his trademark.It all started by learning about flour from a milling companyMr. Kanegae from Fukuoka has first dan in judo, plays a guitar in a rock band, able to…

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ラーメン店の固定概念をユニフォームから変えていく 今回の三者による座組の中で大変だったことやエキサイティングだったことについて聞かせていただけますか? …