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How to fold a chopstick holder from a wrapper

How to fold a chopstick holder from a wrapper

Here's a fun little skill to impress your friends next time when you're waiting for your sushi or ramen at the restaurant.

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To Slurp or Not to Slurp

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To Slurp or Not to Slurp

Is it rude to slurp when eating a bowl of noodles? Well, it depends. While slurping is considered bad table manners in the West, it's not always the case in Asia. If you're traveling to Korea or Japan, slurping is an acceptable behavior at the dinner table. In fact, it's an expression of gratitude to the host or the cook; when we slurp, it means we love the food. However, in China, people usually associate slurping with rudeness and gluttony, none of which is positive. So, if you ever find yourself in China, try to keep your slurping to a minimum....

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Cooking the Best Soy Sauce Noodles

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Cooking the Best Soy Sauce Noodles

This week, we're going to show you how to make the simplest, most delicious soy sauce noodles. This recipe has been in our family for the longest time, passed down from one generation to another. And now, we're showcasing it to the world. So, let's get started.Ingredients: 1 pack of plain noodles 2 tbsp light soy sauce 1 tsp sesame oil 1 tbsp minced garlic 3 tbsp oil 1 dash sugar 1 dash white pepper 1 tbsp chopped green onions Directions: Heat oil and sauté garlic until golden brown. Remove oil from heat.  Boil dry noodle in boiling water until...

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Let Us Spice Up Your Movie Night. Literally.

Let Us Spice Up Your Movie Night. Literally.

Movie nights just got better with Noodelight. Introducing our first themed sampler box: the Movie Night Sampler Box. With noodles and snacks hand-selected for the perfect movie-binging get-together, this sampler box is ideal for a party of two or more. Start your movie with a nice, warm bowl of noodles, and as the plot thickens, proceed to some crispy, savory Asian snacks. When the finale comes along, finish the night with a cup of warm tea.In short, you pick the movie, we set the mood. Let's do this!Shop sampler boxes >

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Summer Ramen Fun

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Summer Ramen Fun

Okay, summer's here, and many of us are thinking, what are some of the things we can do to spice up our lives when the weather is especially good. Some go hiking, others plan movie nights, and many do bonfires and get-togethers. Well, at Noodelight, we do all of those summer fun activities, except with a lot of ramen involved. Every time we have gatherings, meetings, movie nights, etc. we always bring out a bunch of ramen instant noodles and start cooking. It's delightful, affordable, and delicious food we can quickly whip out from our kitchen and serve within minutes. Imagine...

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