Most of our Big Apple Adventure was free of junk food. Usually its because by the time we ate our amazing meals, we were too full or busy to get more food. But, during our final two days in The City, we made it a point to check out some New York Sweets.
Our trip to the Big Apple was all about the food for me. By this time, we’ve already had some GREAT meals at places like Noreetuh, Marea, and Sushi Nakazawa. But dinner at Le Bernardin was definitely the highlight of the trip for me.
Before we left Hawaii for New York, I learned of an interesting ramen shop thanks to Sun Noodle. It’s name is Mentoku Ramen, and they’re located in New York’s theater district. Their claim to fame? Whipped cream ramen.
For those of you that don’t know him, Ivan Orkin isn’t your usual ramen master. A “Jewish kid from Long Island,” Ivan is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America. He learned how to make, and became famous for his Jewish influenced ramen in Japan. Fast forward a few years, and a couple Tokyo […]