Ramen Tour in New York's Lower East Side
Beat the lines and indulge in NYC's best-known ramen shops alongside one of its largest public marketplaces in the historic Lower East Side (LES). Join Host Laura as she guides you through the neighborhood's vibrant history of immigrant communities, where the exchange of food culture is widespread. On this food expedition, you'll eat the tastiest ramen, sample several small appetizers, and make new friends along the way.
What to expect:
• A 5-course tasting tour for 4-6 guests
• A walk through New York's Lower East Side neighborhood, including visits to two famed ramen shops and a bustling public marketplace
• Indulge in two delicious ramen bowls and three appetizers and tea (additional beverages and dishes will cost extra)
• Learn about Japanese and Asian-American culture in NYC
• Allergens: gluten, seafood, egg
Please note that tasting menu substitutions may be possible with a request 2 days in advance of the scheduled tour date.
If interested in a private tour, message Host Laura.
MENU メニュー WINTER 冬 2020
First Appetizer 前菜: Tonkatsu Nappa 豚カツの白菜
Chashu Tonkatsu with Nappa cabbage 焼豚トンカツと白菜
主料理１ First Main Course: Mazemen Ramen ラーメン
No-broth smoked salmon ramen with tarako sauce
温野菜 Second Appetizer
(Please note the 2nd appetizer is subject to change)
Nimono 煮物 Simmered vegetables 野菜の煮物
Buckwheat Tea そば茶
Super Green Tea with Almond Milk スーパーの緑茶とアーモンドミルク
箸休め Third Appetizer: Daikon and Kyuri Pickles 大根と胡瓜の漬物
Daikon with shrimp. Soy-vinegar cucumber
主料理２ Second Main Course: Tokyo Shio Ramen 東京の塩ラーメン
Rye noodles with pork belly, soft egg, roasted tomato, in a rich chicken broth.
I'm a designer, researcher, and long-time New Yorker from a multicultural background. I'm passionate about food and food culture, sustainability, design, and community.
I'm the founder of a popular Japanese dining club, the NYC Ramen Enthusiasts Club (www.meetup.com/NYC-Ramen-Enthusiasts-Club)---now with over 480+ members. The Ramen Enthusiasts have an appearance in a new series "Gochi Gang" by First We Feast, which launched in November (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjMSJWtkZYE). I also run a sustainability collective GreenspaceNYC/ Civic Art Lab.
I would love to be your guide to the wonderful world of Japanese ramen in NYC's Lower East Side! You can learn more about my work at laurascherling.info and I can be found on IG at laura.skierling.
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